# Amir D. Aczel (1950–2015)

## Autor(a) de Fermat's Last Theorem: Unlocking the Secret of an Ancient Mathematical Problem

## About the Author

Amir D. Aczel was born in Haifa, Israel on November 6, 1950. He received bachelor's and master's degrees in mathematics from the University of California, Berkeley and a doctorate in decision sciences from the business school at the University of Oregon. He taught at several universities during his mostrar mais lifetime including the University of Alaska and Bentley College. His first book, Complete Business Statistics, was published in 1989 and went through eight editions. His other books include How to Beat the I.R.S. at Its Own Game: Strategies to Avoid - and Fight - an Audit; Fermat's Last Theorem: Unlocking the Secret of an Ancient Mathematical Problem; The Mystery of the Aleph: Mathematics, the Kabbalah, and the Search for Infinity; The Riddle of the Compass: The Invention That Changed the World; Entanglement: The Greatest Mystery in Physics; and Finding Zero: A Mathematician's Odyssey to Uncover the Origins of Numbers. He died from cancer on November 26, 2015 at the age of 65. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

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## Obras por Amir D. Aczel

Fermat's Last Theorem: Unlocking the Secret of an Ancient Mathematical Problem (1996) 680 exemplares

The Mystery of the Aleph: Mathematics, the Kabbalah, and the Search for Infinity (2000) 550 exemplares

Descartes's Secret Notebook: A True Tale of Mathematics, Mysticism, and the Quest to Understand the Universe (2005) 361 exemplares

The Jesuit and the Skull: Teilhard de Chardin, Evolution, and the Search for Peking Man (2007) 324 exemplares

Chance: A Guide to Gambling, Love, the Stock Market, and Just About Everything Else (2004) 267 exemplares

The Artist and the Mathematician: The Story of Nicolas Bourbaki, the Genius Mathematician Who Never Existed (2006) 187 exemplares

The Cave and the Cathedral: How a Real-Life Indiana Jones and a Renegade Scholar Decoded the Ancient Art of Man (2009) 52 exemplares

How to beat the I.R.S. at its own game : strategies to avoid--and fight--an audit (1994) 12 exemplares

Dolanıklık - Fiziğin En Büyük Gizemi 1 exemplar

Isten egyenlete 1 exemplar

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## Conhecimento Comum

- Nome canónico
- Aczel, Amir D.
- Nome legal
- Aczel, Amir Dan
- Data de nascimento
- 1950-11-06
- Data de falecimento
- 2015-11-26
- Sexo
- male
- Nacionalidade
- Israël (geboren)
- Local de nascimento
- Haifa, Israel
- Local de falecimento
- Nîmes, Gard, Occitanie, France
- Causa da morte
- cancer
- Locais de residência
- Waltham, Massachusetts, USA

Uzès, Gard, Occitanie, France

Berkeley, California, USA

Eugene, Oregon, USA

Juneau, Alaska, USA

Italy (mostrar todos 8)

Greece

Haifa, Israel (birth) - Educação
- University of California, Berkeley (BA) (mathematics) (1975)

University of California, Berkeley (MSc) (1976)

University of Oregon (PhD) (Statistics) (1982) - Ocupações
- college professor

mathematician - Organizações
- Bentley College

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

Boston University (Center for Philosophy and History of Science)

Harvard University

University of Alaska, Juneau

American Mathematical Society (mostrar todos 7)

American Statistical Association - Prémios e menções honrosas
- Guggenheim Fellowship (2004)
- Agente
- Albert Zuckerman (Writers House)

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