Miron Nicolescu

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Nicolescu, Miron


Born Aug. 27, 1903, in Giurgiu. Rumanian mathematician. Academician of the Academy of the Socialist Republic of Rumania (1955) and president of the Academy from 1966.

In 1948, Nicolescu became director of the Institute of Mathematics of the Academy of the Socialist Republic of Rumania and a professor at the University of Bucharest. He wrote the three-volume work Mathematical Analysis (1957–60), the work Functions of a Real Variable and Elements of Functional Analysis (1962), and a textbook on mathematical analysis (1962–64). Nicolescu is a foreign member of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR (1972).

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The University of Bucharest counted among its Professors some distinguished mathematicians, like Octav Onicescu (Probability Theory), Miron Nicolescu (Mathematical Analysis), Gheorghe Vranceanu (Geometry), Nicolae Theodorescu (Differential Equations), Simion Stoilow (Complex Variables), all of them former students of great mathematicians from France or Italy.
Of course, due to mathematicians like David Emmanuel, Traian Lalescu, Simion Stoilow, Alexandru Myller, Gheorghe Titeica, Dimitrie Pompeiu, Gheorghe Vranceanu, Miron Nicolescu, Grigore C.
Those four I just mentioned had a role in this process, along with Miron Nicolescu and Alexandru Ghika: they are the ones who promoted the epsilon-delta analysis in the teaching of Mathematical Analysis in the fifth decade of the last century.
One of those open problems in Marcus' list attracted my attention and this lead to my first mathematical publication, an eight page paper published in 1956 in the Scientific Bulletin, Mathematical and Physics Section, article presented by Miron Nicolescu.
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I also recall with feelings of gratitude my other professors, Miron Nicolescu (1903 - 1975), Solomon Marcus, Gr.