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Ehresmann, Charles

Charles Ehresmann(1905-1979) was a French mathematician.

He was a founding member of Bourbaki. He is famous for his work in differential geometry and for creating the french school of category theory. He founded the Cahiers with Andrée-Charles Ehresmann. He supervised Jean Benabou.

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Revised on June 12, 2012 at 11:10:00 by Andrew Stacey