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87 words, approx. 1 pages
David Hilbert 1862-1943 German mathematician whose work in geometry was more influential than any mathematician since Euclid. His work helped to put geometry on a formal footing, while his work in oth... Read more
1,631 words, approx. 6 pages
David Hilbert Sets an Agenda for Twentieth-Century Mathematics Overview In 1900 David Hilbert (1862-1943), one of the acknowledged leaders of pure mathematics at the turn of the century, identified wh... Read more
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David Hilbert 1862-1943 German Mathematician Perhaps the most famous event from the long and fruitful career of David Hilbert was his 1900 address to the International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM)... Read more
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Hilbert, David(1862–1943) David Hilbert, the German mathematician, was born in Königsberg and, except for a semester at Heidelberg, did his university studies there. His dissertation, pr... Read more
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Hilbert, David [addendum] Bernays's entry on Hilbert still reads, after forty years, as a wonderful account of the essential contributions by Hilbert to the foundations of geometry and proof th... Read more