L.E.J. Brouwer

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

Important results:

- topological invariance of dimension,
- Brouwer fixed point theorem,
- simplicial approximation theorem,
- intuitionistic mathematics,
- fan theorem and bar theorem?.

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