Nikolai Luzin, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Nikolai Luzin

Russian mathematician

Date of Birth: 09-Dec-1883

Place of Birth: Irkutsk, Irkutsk Oblast, Russia

Date of Death: 28-Jan-1950

Profession: mathematician, university teacher

Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius


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About Nikolai Luzin

  • Nikolai Nikolaevich Luzin (also spelled Lusin; Russian: ??????´? ??????´???? ??´???, IPA: [n??k?'laj n??k?'la?v??t? 'luz??n] (listen); 9 December 1883 – 28 January 1950) was a Soviet/Russian mathematician known for his work in descriptive set theory and aspects of mathematical analysis with strong connections to point-set topology.
  • He was the eponym of Luzitania, a loose group of young Moscow mathematicians of the first half of the 1920s.
  • They adopted his set-theoretic orientation, and went on to apply it in other areas of mathematics.

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