(often spelled Chebotarov
) (Николай Григорьевич Чеботарёв, Микола Григорович Чоботарьов) (15 June
, Ukraine – July 2
, USSR) was a noted Russian
and Soviet mathematician
. He is best known for the Chebotaryov density theorem
He was a student of Dmitry Grave, a famous Russian mathematician. Chebotaryov worked on the algebra of polynomials, in particular examining the distribution of the zeros. He also studied Galois theory and wrote an influential textbook on the subject titled Basic Galois Theory.