Pavel Sergeevich Aleksandrov
(25 Apr 1896 - 16 Nov 1982)
Science Quotes by Pavel Sergeevich Aleksandrov (1 quote)
The basic ideas and simplest facts of set-theoretic topology are needed in the most diverse areas of mathematics; the concepts of topological and metric spaces, of compactness, the properties of continuous functions and the like are often indispensable.
— Pavel Sergeevich Aleksandrov
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