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educator , Mathematician

Alexander Marcus Ostrowski, German mathematician, educator. Member of Schheizerische Mathematische Gesellschaft, Deutsche Mathematiken Vereinigung, American Mathematics Society, B'nai B'rith.

Background

Ostrowski, Alexander Marcus was born on September 25, 1893 in Kiev, Russia. Son of Alexander and Vera (Raschewski) Ostrowski.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Marburg, Germany, 1925. Doctor of Philosophy, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, University Waterloo, Canada, 1968.

Career

Member faculty University Gottingen, Germany, 2018—2021. Assistant Habilitation University. Privat-dozent Gottingen, Germany, 2023.

Rockefeller fellow Oxford and Cambridge, England, 2023—2024. Professor University Basel, Switzerland, 1927—1957. Professor emeritus.

Membership

Member of Schheizerische Mathematische Gesellschaft, Deutsche Mathematiken Vereinigung, American Mathematics Society, B'nai B'rith.

Connections

Married Margaret Sachs, February 14, 1949 (deceased 1982).

father:
Alexander Ostrowski

mother:
Vera (Raschewski) Ostrowski

spouse:
Margaret Sachs