Paul Halmos

died 12 years ago

2nd October 2006

**Paul Halmos** was a Hungarian-American mathematician who made fundamental advances in the areas of logic, probability, statistics, operator theory and functional analysis. He is best known for some of his text-books and for his collection of mathematicians' photographs.

*Find out more at*:

http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/Biographies/Halmos.html