

Jules Henri Poincaré
1854  1912
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Henri Poincaré can be said to have been the originator of algebraic topology and of the theory of analytic functions of several complex variables.

Full MacTutor biography
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List of References (100 books/articles)
Some Quotations (27)
A Poster of Henri Poincaré
Mathematicians born in the same country
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 Additional Material in MacTutor
 Poincaré  Inspector of mines
 Poincaré on the future of mathematics
 Poincaré on nonEuclidean geometry
 Poincaré on intuition in mathematics
 Obituary: The Times

Other Web sites 
 Encyclopaedia Britannica
 École Poytechniqes archives (in French)
 Arnaud Riess
  Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
 Académie Française; (in French)
 Mathematical Genealogy Project


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