Mathematicians Of The Day

9th August



On this day in 1897, the first International Congress of Mathematicians opened in Zürich. See THIS LINK.

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Quotation of the day

From Władysław Orlicz
Mathematics is a free flow of thoughts and concepts which a mathematician, in the same way as a musician does with the tones of music and a poet with words, puts together into theorems and theories.