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Heinz Bauer, German mathematician. Decorated Bavarian Order of Merit, Bavarian Maximilian-Order; recipient Chaubenet prize Mathematics Association American, 1980.

Background

Bauer, Heinz was born on January 31, 1928 in Nurnberg, Germany. Son of Hans and Elise (Buetler) Bauer.

Education

Student, University Nancy, France. DPhilNatural, University Erlangen, Germany, 1953. Habilitation, University Erlangen, Germany, 1956.

Doctor of Science (honorary), Technische University Dresden, Germany. Doctor of Science (honorary), Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic.

Career

Research fellow Centre National Recherche Scientifique, Paris, 1956. Professor, director Institute Versicherungmathematik/Mathematische Statistics University Hamburg, 1962-1965, dean Faculty of Science, 1963-1964. Dozent University Erlangen-Nurnberg, 1956-1958, professor mathematics, co-director Mathematics Institute, since 1965.

Visiting associate professor University Washington, Seattle, 1961-1962. Visiting professor University Paris, 1964, 79, California Institute of Technology, 1967, New Mexico State University, 1968. Author: Wahrscheinlichkeitstheorie und Grundzuge der Masstheorie, 1964, 3d edition 1973.

Harmonische Raume und Ihre Potentialtheorie, 1966. Probability Theory and Elements of Measure Theory, 1972, second edition, 1981, Wahrscheinlichkeitstheorie, 4th edition, 1991, Probability Theory, 1996, Mass- und Integrationstheorie, second edition, 1992, Measure and Integration Theory, 2000. Co-editor: Mathematische Annalen.

Expositiones Mathematicae, de Gruyter Studies in Mathematics. Research, publications on contributions to integration theory, functional analysis, probability theory and potential theory.

Membership

Member Bavarian Academy of Sciences, Munich Academy, Academy Leopoldina Halle, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Royal Danish Academy of Sciences, Finnish Academy of Sciences, Deutsche Mathematiker-Vereinigung (president 1976-1977), American Mathematics Society, Society Mathematique de France.

Connections

Married Irene Poellet, October 4, 1957. Children: Christian, Christina.

father:
Hans Bauer

mother:
Elise (Buetler) Bauer

spouse:
Irene Poellet

children:
Christian Bauer

Christina Bauer