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dc.contributor.authorHill, Amy Marie
dc.date.accessioned2009-04-13T21:13:36Z
dc.date.available2009-04-13T21:13:36Z
dc.date.issued1995-08
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1794/8965
dc.descriptionv, 79 p. ; ill. A THESIS Presented to the Department of Mathematics and the Clark Honors College of the University of Oregon in partial fulfillment of the requirements for degree of Bachelor of Arts, 1995. A print copy of this title is available through the UO Libraries under the call number: SCA Archiv Hill 1995en
dc.description.abstractThis thesis is a biography of Sophie Germain, a French mathematician who lived from 1776 to 1831. In addition to a traditional biographical account of her life, it discusses her work, focusing on her mathematical accomplishments in both number theory and the theory of elasticity. It also mentions some of her philosophical ideas.en
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.publisherUniversity Of Oregonen
dc.relation.ispartofseriesUniversity of Oregon theses, Dept. of Mathematics, Honors College, B.A., 1995;
dc.subjectGermain, Sophie, 1776-1831en
dc.titleSophie Germain : a mathematical biographyen
dc.typeThesisen


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