Jules Henri Poincaré (French: [ʒyl ɑ̃ʁi pwɛ̃kaʁe];[2][3] 29 Aprile 1854 – 17 Julie 1912) wis a French mathematician, theoretical pheesicist, ingineer, an a filosofer o science.

Henri Poincaré
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Jules Henri Poincaré (1854–1912).
Born29 Apryle 1854(1854-04-29)
Nancy, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Fraunce
Died17 Julie 1912(1912-07-17) (aged 58)
Paris, Fraunce
ResidenceFraunce
NaitionalityFrench
Ither namesJules Henri Poincaré
EddicationLycée Nancy
(now fr [Lycée Poincaré])
Alma materÉcole Polytechnique
École des Mines
Varsity o Paris (Dr, 1879)
Kent forPoincaré conjectur
Three-body problem
Topology
Special relativity
Poincaré–Hopf theorem
Poincaré duality
Poincaré–Birkhoff–Witt theorem
Poincaré inequality
Hilbert–Poincaré series
Poincaré metric
Rotation nummer
Coinin term 'Betti nummer'
Bifurcation theory
Chaos theory
Brouwer fixed-pynt theorem
Sphere-warld
Poincaré–Bendixson theorem
Poincaré–Lindstedt method
Poincaré recurrence theorem
AwairdsRAS Gold Medal (1900)
Sylvester Medal (1901)
Matteucci Medal (1905)
Bolyai Prize (1905)
Bruce Medal (1911)
Scientific career
FieldsMathematics an pheesics
InstitutionsCorps des Mines
Caen Varsity
La Sorbonne
Bureau des Longitudes
ThesisSur les propriétés des fonctions définies par les équations différences (1879)
Doctoral advisorCharles Hermite
Doctoral studentsLouis Bachelier
Jean Bosler
Dimitrie Pompeiu
Mihailo Petrović
Ither notable studentsTobias Dantzig
Théophile de Donder
InfluencesLazarus Fuchs
Immanuel Kant[1]
InfluencedLouis Rougier
George David Birkhoff
Cubism
SignaturHenri Poincaré Signature.svg
Notes
He wis an uncle o Pierre Boutroux.

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Poincaré's Philosophy of Mathematics": entry in the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
  2. "Poincaré pronunciation: How to pronounce Poincaré in French". forvo.com. Retrieved 16 August 2015.
  3. "Poincaré pronunciation: How to pronounce Poincaré in French". pronouncekiwi.com. Retrieved 25 December 2015.