August Ferdinand Mobius


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Noun1.August Ferdinand Mobius - German mathematician responsible for the Mobius strip (1790-1868)August Ferdinand Mobius - German mathematician responsible for the Mobius strip (1790-1868)
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This makes your loop a Mobius (named after German mathematician August Ferdinand Mobius) circle.
The history of Mobius inversion begins with August Ferdinand Mobius (1790-1868), the basic aspects of whose work on this can be described in modern terms as follows.
One was the publication of Flaubert's Madame Bovary, and the other was the invention, or discovery, of the Mobius strip in 1858 by August Ferdinand Mobius. Pierre Bourdieu wrote: "Flaubert, on le sait, a beaucoup contribue, avec d'autres ...