Paul Joseph Cohen
1934 - 2007 | Click the picture above | ||||||||||
Cohen used a technique called forcing to prove the independence in set theory of the axiom of choice and of the generalised continuum hypothesis. | |||||||||||
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List of References (16 books/articles)
Mathematicians born in the same country
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