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Sergei Natanovich Bernshtein

Sergei Bernshtein, USSR Mathematician.

Background

  • Bernshtein, Sergei was born on March 6, 1880 in Odessa.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the University of Paris, 1904.

    Career

    • Doctor of mathematics at Khar’kov University, 1914. Professor of Khar’kov University, 1907-1933. Professor of Leningrad University, 1934-1941.

      Works mainly on the theory of differential equations and the theory of approximations by polynomials of functions. Created the constructive theory of functions.

    Religion

    Religion is bad because it gets people to believe something untrue.

    Views

    Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

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    Born March 6, 1880
    Died October 26, 1968
    (aged 88)
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