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Oscar Zariski

died 36 years ago

4 July 1986

Zariski's work was on foundations of algebraic geometry using algebraic methods. He worked on the theory of normal varieties, local uniformisation and the reduction of singularities of algebraic varieties.

Find out more at: https://mathshistory.st-andrews.ac.uk/Biographies/Zariski/