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Ulam

  • Mark Kac
  • Gian-Carlo Rota
  • Jacob T. Schwartz
Part of the Modern Birkhäuser Classics book series

Abstract

Stan Ulam resented being labelled an intellectual. He would not even agree to being classified a mathematician. He referred to the published volume of his scientific papers as “a slim collection of poems.”

Keywords

Game Theory Average Distance Mathematical Logic Research Paper Mathematical Problem 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mark Kac
  • Gian-Carlo Rota
    • 1
  • Jacob T. Schwartz
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. of Mathematics and PhilosophyMITCambridgeUSA
  2. 2.Courant InstituteNew YorkUSA

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