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Lazar Aronovich LYUSTERNIK

mathematician

Lazar LYUSTERNIK, USSR Mathematician. Doctor of Physico-Mathematical Science since 1935; Professor, Moscow University, since 1931; corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1946. Stalin Prize, 1946.

Background

LYUSTERNIK, Lazar was born in 1899 in Zduszkaja Volja, Poland.

Education

1922 graduated Moscow University.

Career

Specialist in functional analysis, differential equations and calculus. Representative of a new trend in the application of topological methods to variation calculus “in toto”.

Religion

Since religion offers a complete set of answers to the problems of purpose, morality, origins, or science, it discourages exploration of those areas by suppressing curiosity, denies its followers a broader perspective, and prevents social, moral and scientific progress.

Views

Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.