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Nathan Jacobson

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**Nathan Jacobson** was an American algebraist.

*Jacobson radicals* are named after him.

Jacobsonâ€™s lemma. If A and B are matrices over a field of characteristic 0 and A commutes with AB - BA then AB - BA is nilpotent.

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