TITLE

International Congresses of Mathematicians

AUTHOR(S)
Wilson, Robin
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Spring2007, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p88
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the move of the International Congresses of Mathematicians (ICM) in commemorating different stamps with mathematical designs in Europe from 1966 to 2006. In 1982 a set of stamps featuring the Polish mathematicians Stefan Banach, Waclaw Sierpinski, Stanislaw Zaremba, and Zygmunt Janiszewski. For the 2006 ICM, the stamp design included a geometrical sunflower pattern.
ACCESSION #
26163422

 

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