The mathematics of Misha Gromov

  title={The mathematics of Misha Gromov},
  author={G{\'a}bor Elek},
  journal={Acta Mathematica Hungarica},
  • G. Elek
  • Published 18 October 2006
  • Mathematics
  • Acta Mathematica Hungarica
Etudes Scientiflques. He is a member of the French Academy of Sciences and a foreign member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences. His witty one-liners served as starting points of Ph.D theses, his short comments and exercises has grown to excellent papers of various mathematicians. He created concepts like word hyperbolic groups, pseudoholomorphic curves, simplicial volume and many others. The goal of this essay is to ofier a sort of introduction to some of Gromov’s results and concepts. 
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