Japanese Journal of Mathematics

, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp 145–148 | Cite as

On the establishment of the Takagi Lectures

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Special Feature: The 1st Takagi Lecture


The Takagi Lectures are the first series of lectures in mathematics to be crowned with a Japanese mathematician’s name. The author provides some historical background of the Takagi Lectures.

Keywords and phrases:

Takagi Lectures Japanese Journal of Mathematics Teiji Takagi 

Mathematics Subject Classification (2000):

01A27 01A61 


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© The Mathematical Society of Japan and Springer 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Research Institute for Mathematical SciencesKyoto UniversityKyotoJapan

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