Erik Ivar Fredholm

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Fredholm, Erik Ivar


Born Apr. 7, 1866, in Stockholm; died Aug. 17, 1927, in Mörby. Swedish mathematician.

Fredholm became a professor at the University of Stockholm in 1906. He made important contributions to the theory of linear integral equations.


Oeuvres complètes. Malmö, 1955.


Bourbaki, N. Ocherki po istorii matematiki. Moscow, 1963. (Translated from French.)
Hellsten, U. “Ivar Fredholm (1866–1927).” In Swedish Men of Science, 1650–1950. Stockholm, 1952.
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