References for Lev Pontryagin


  1. S S Demidov, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    See THIS LINK.

    Books:

  2. L S Pontryagin, Autobiography (Moscow 1998)
    http://ega-math.narod.ru/LSP/book.htm

    Articles:

  3. P S Aleksandrov, V G Boltyanskii, R V Gamkrelidze and E F Mishchenko, Lev Semenovich Pontryagin (on his sixtieth birthday) (Russian), Uspekhi Mat. Nauk 23 (6) (1968), 187-196.
  4. P S Aleksandrov, V G Boltyanskii, R V Gamkrelidze and E F Mishchenko, Lev Semenovich Pontryagin (on his sixtieth birthday), Russian Math. Surveys 23 (6) (1968), 143-152.
  5. E J McShane, The Calculus of Variations from the beginning through Optimal Control Theory, SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization 27 (5) (1989), 916-939.
  6. Pontryagin, Notices of the American Mathematical Society 35 (1988), 1002.