André Abraham Weil

1906 - 1998

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André Weil was a French mathematician who worked on algebraic geometry and number theory.
Full MacTutor biography [Version for printing]

List of References (56 books/articles)

Some Quotations (4)

A Poster of André Weil

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. The Weil family
  2. André Weil: Algebraic Geometry
  3. André Weil writes from Rouen prison
  4. André Weil on the history of mathematics
  5. Reviews of André Weil's books
  6. André Weil on teaching and the future of mathematics
  7. Obituary: The Times
  8. Obituary: The New York Times

Honours awarded to André Weil
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Speaker at International Congress1950, 1954
BMC plenary speaker1956
LMS Honorary Member1959
Fellow of the Royal Society1966
Speaker at International Congress1978
Wolf Prize1979
AMS Steele Prize1980


Other Web sites
  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  2. AMS (Special issue of the AMS Notices) [registration required]
  1. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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