David Hilbert

David Hilbert (1862 - 1943) German mathematician, perhaps best known for Hilbert spaceMathworldPlanetmath and Hilbert’s problems. He also did much to axiomatize geometry and pondered philosophical questions of infinity with Georg Cantor and Kurt Gödel. Hilbert has Erdős number 4.

Title David Hilbert
Canonical name DavidHilbert
Date of creation 2013-03-22 16:34:17
Last modified on 2013-03-22 16:34:17
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Numerical id 4
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