Andrey Andreyevich Markov

Markov, Andrey Andreyevich

Russian mathematician best known for his work on stochastic processes (1856-1922). Autograph letter signed. no place. 8vo. 2 pp.
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To the Russian mathematician Vladimir Andreevich Steklov: „[…] Your stated desire of the Administrative Committee of the Kharkiv Mat. Society equals a refusal to me because after known protocols of the Moscow Mathematical Society I find it impossible to subject my letters to Nekrasov any changes. […]“ Markov and his younger brother Vladimir Andreevich Markov (1871–1897) proved the Markov brothers' inequality. His son, another Andrey Andreyevich Markov (1903–1979), was also a notable mathematician, making contributions to constructive mathematics and recursive function theory.

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