# Mathematician:Vladimir Ivanovich Smirnov

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## Mathematician

Russian mathematician who contributed significantly to several areas of pure and applied mathematics. Best known for his 5-volume textbook *A Course in Higher Mathematics* which was widely used.

Not to be confused with Nikolai Vasilyevich Smirnov.

## Nationality

Russian

## History

- Born: 10 June 1887, St Petersburg, Russia
- Died: 11 Feb 1974, Leningrad, USSR

## Publications

- 1913+ :
*A Course in Higher Mathematics*(5 volumes, used throughout Russia and the USSR)

## Also known as

In Russian: **Влади́мир Ива́нович Смирно́в**.