Bartel Leendert Van Der Waerden
Bartel Leendert Van Der Waerden, Dutch mathematics educator.
Waerden, Bartel Leendert Van Der was born on February 2, 1903 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Son of Theodorus and Dorothea (Endt) Van Der Waerden.
Doctor of Philosophy., University Amsterdam, 1926. Honorary Doctor, University Athens, Greece, 1961, University Leipzig, 1984.
Professor mathematics University Groningen, Germany, 1928-1931, University Leipzig, Germany, 1931-1945, University Amsterdam, 1949-1951, University Zurich, Switzerland, 1951-1962.
Author: Algebra, 2 vols., 1931. Die Pythagoreer, 1978. Also other books and papers.