Sophie Germain had maintained mathematical contacts for some years with such savants as Lagrange and Legendre; but her mathematical career may be said to date from her first letter to C. F. Gauss, 21… Expand

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/noti1225 James Eells was born in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1926 and passed away in Cambridge, England, in February 2007. He earned his PhD from Harvard University under the… Expand