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Peter M. Gruber

Peter Manfred Gruber (28 August 1941 – 7 March 2017) was an Austrian mathematician. He worked in geometric number theory[1] as well as in convex and discrete geometry.[2][3] He was born in Klagenfurt, Austria.

Career

From 1971, he was Professor at the University of Linz, and from 1976, at the TU Wien.[1] He is a member of the Austrian Academy of Sciences,[1][4] a foreign member of the Russian Academy of Sciences,[1][5] and a corresponding member of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities.[1][6]

Death

Gruber died on 7 March 2017 in Vienna, Austria, aged 75.

Works

  • Gruber, P.M. (2007). Convex and Discrete Geometry. Berlin: Springer-Verlag. 
  • Gruber, P.M.; Lekkerkerker, C.G. (1987). Geometry of Numbers. Amsterdam: North-Holland. 

Related pages

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Zong, Chuanming. "Geometry of Numbers in Vienna". The mathematical intelligencer 31 (3): 25–31. doi:10.1007/s00283-009-9042-1 . 
  2. 2014 Class of the Fellows of the AMS, American Mathematical Society, retrieved 2013-11-04.
  3. "Peter M. Gruber – ein Nachruf". tuwien.ac.at. https://www.tuwien.ac.at/aktuelles/news_detail/article/124820/. Retrieved 14 March 2017. 
  4. "Peter M. Gruber". Austrian Academy of Sciences. http://www.oeaw.ac.at/oeaw_servlet/e_PersonenDetailsGeneric?id=10882. 
  5. "Gruber, Peter Manfred". Russian Academy of Sciences. http://www.ras.ru/win/db/show_per.asp?P=.id-53786.ln-en. 
  6. "Korrespondierende Mitglieder" (in German). Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities. http://www.badw.de/mitglieder/k_mit/index.html#g.