Garrett Birkhoff

Mathematician, Academic

1911 – 1996

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Who was Garrett Birkhoff?

Garrett Birkhoff was an American mathematician. He is best known for his work in lattice theory.

The mathematician George Birkhoff was his father.

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Born
Jan 19, 1911
Princeton
Also known as
  • Гаррет Биркхоф
  • Биркгоф, Гаррет
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University
    (1928 - 1932)
  • University of Cambridge
    Abstract algebra
Employment
  • Harvard University
Lived in
  • Cambridge
Died
Nov 22, 1996
Water Mill

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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