David Hilbert

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Noun1.David Hilbert - German mathematician (1862-1943)
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In a 1925 lecture, German mathematician David Hilbert referenced a hypothetical hotel with an infinite number of rooms, all occupied.
With regard to (2), I build on the work of David Hilbert in the foundations of mathematics and physics.
The editors begin their inquiry into the nature and reality of the infinite with a rousing call from the mathematician David Hilbert, who asserts that "no other concept stands in greater need of clarification than that of the infinite.
Abramson and her husband Douglas of Holden; a brother, David Hilbert of Upland, California; a sister, Charlotte Winters of Port Charlotte, Florida; four grandchildren, Thomas Lovejoy of Worcester, Jennifer Thibault and her husband James of Holden, Derek and Alex Abramson both of Salem, NH; six great-grandchildren; nephews and nieces.
Post and the development of logic, John von Neuman and the ideas of David Hilbert, the contribution of Polish logicians to decidability theory and predicate calculus, and the development of symbolism in logic and its philosophical background.
Initiated and funded by the non-profit Indira Foundation, this effort was inspired by David Hilbert, who challenged the world to solve 23 fundamental mathematical problems in 1900.
Later, in his now famous speech given to the International Conference of Mathematicians at Paris in 1900, David Hilbert posed as his first problem (of 23) whether there are any nondenumerable sets whose cardinal numbers lie between [N.
The so-called "Schwarzschild solution" is a corruption, due to David Hilbert [22,23], of Schwarzschild's solution, and the solution obtained independently by Johannes Droste [24].