Stanisław Gołąb

**Stanisław Gołąb** was a Polish mathematician born 1902 in Travnik, Bosnia. He introduced one of the versions of the notion of a pseudogroup of transformations, now sometimes referred to as the Gołąb pseudogroup. For this, see in particular

- W. Waliszewski,
*Categories, groupoids, pseudogroups and analytical structures*, Rozprawy matematyczne XLV, Państwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe, Warszawa 1965

He was working also in Netherlands with Schouten. He was particularly interested in tensor calculus and he authored the book *Rachunek tensorowy* (Warszawa 1956) which has later been translated from the Polish by Eugene Lepas as *Tensor calculus* and published in 1974 by Elsevier.

- biography page (in Polish)

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