Mihailo Petrović, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Mihailo Petrović

Serbian mathematician

Date of Birth: 24-Apr-1868

Place of Birth: Belgrade, Belgrade District

Date of Death: 08-Jun-1943

Profession: mathematician, inventor, university teacher, academic

Zodiac Sign: Taurus


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About Mihailo Petrović

  • Mihailo Petrovic Alas (Serbian Cyrillic: ??????? ???????? ????; 6 May 1868 – 8 June 1943), was an influential Serbian mathematician and inventor.
  • He was also a distinguished professor at Belgrade University, an academic, fisherman, writer, publicist, musician, businessman, traveler and volunteer in the First and Second World Wars.
  • He was a student of Henri Poincaré, Paul Painlevé, Charles Hermite and Émile Picard.
  • Petrovic contributed significantly to the study of differential equations and phenomenology, as well as inventing one of the first prototypes of a hydraulic analog computer.

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