Andre Weil


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Noun1.Andre Weil - United States mathematician (born in France) (1906-1998)
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Listen to the words of mathematician Andre Weil, addressing the Association for Symbolic Logic in 1948:
In Chez les Weil (2009), she speaks about what it was like growing up in the shadow of her father, Andre Weil, one of the great mathematicians of the twentieth century, and of her aunt, Simone Weil, the philosopher and mystic.
In the early part of the past century, influential French mathematicians such as Alexandre Grothendieck, Andre Weil, Henri Cartan, and others were all influenced by the work of a man known as Nicolas Bourbaki.