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L.E.J. Brouwer

Luitzen Egbertus Jan Brouwer (1881–1966) was an early worker in algebraic topology and the founder of intuitionism.

Important results: * invariance of dimension, * Brouwer fixed point theorem?, * simplicial approximation theorem, * intuitionistic mathematics, * fan theorem and bar theorem?.

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Created on December 4, 2010 17:50:37 by Toby Bartels (98.16.130.190)