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Alexander Grothendieck (/ ˈ ɡ r oʊ t ən d iː k /; German: [ˈɡroːtn̩diːk]; French: [ɡʁɔtɛndik]; 28 March 1928 – 13 November 2014) was a stateless mathematician (naturalized French in 1971) who became the leading figure in the creation of modern algebraic geometry. His research extended the scope of the field and added elements of commutative algebra, homological algebra, sheaf ...

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Alexander Grothendieck was a German-born French mathematician who made significant contributions to algebraic geometry. One of the pioneers in the field of modern algebraic geometry, he added elements of commutative algebra, homological algebra, sheaf theory and category theory to its foundations.

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Alexander Grothendieck was (is) a genius of the first order, and a truly amazing spirit. Freeman Dyson once categorized mathematicians as being of roughly two types: birds and frogs.

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Alexander Grothendieck, whose gift for deep abstraction excavated new ground in the field known as algebraic geometry and supplied a theoretical foundation for the solving of some of the most ...

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Alexander Grothendieck's first name is often written as Alexandre, the form he adopted when living in France.His parents were Alexander Schapiro (1890-1942) and Johanna Grothendieck (1900-1957). His father was known by the standard Russian name of Sascha (for Alexander) while his mother was called Hanka.

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Alexander Grothendieck (28 March 1928 – 13 November 2014) was a German-born French mathematician who became the leading figure in the creation of modern algebraic geometry.His research extended the scope of the field and added elements of commutative algebra, homological algebra, sheaf theory and category theory to its foundations, while his so-called "relative" perspective led to ...

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Alexander Grothendieck - obituary Alexander Grothendieck was a mathematician hailed as a genius who embraced 'militant activism’ before losing his reason

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French mathematician Alexander Grothendieck developed the branch of category theory now called Grothendieck topologies, and conducted research in algebraic geometry, including the introduction of étale cohomolgy and proof of the Weil conjectures. His work unified complex analysis, geometry, number ...

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According to our current on-line database, Alexander Grothendieck has 18 students and 438 descendants. We welcome any additional information. If you have additional information or corrections regarding this mathematician, please use the update form.To submit students of this mathematician, please use the new data form, noting this mathematician's MGP ID of 31245 for the advisor ID.

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Alexander Grothendieck A Country Known Only by Name. Pierre Cartier. Mathematics / Biography / Vol. 1, No. 1. Pierre Cartier was a member of the Bourbaki, and a friend and colleague of Alexander Grothendieck.. Article Biography Topic Mathematics Issue Volume 1, Issue 1