Aleksandr Lyapunov

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Birthday
6, 1857
Birthplace
Russia
Death Date
Nov 3, 1918 (61)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
6, 1857
Birthplace
Russia
Death Date
Nov 3, 1918 (61)

About

Russian applied mathematics expert who played a key role in the development of the stability theory of a dynamical system. He was also a respected professor at Kharkiv University.

Before Fame

He studied mathematics at the University of Saint Petersburg and Kharkiv University.

Trivia

He was a corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences in Paris.

Family Life

His brother Sergei was a well-known composer.

Associated With

His theories were studied by later applied mathematics experts like Dennis Ritchie.