Joseph Fourier: The Man and the Mathematician

  • Elena Prestini
Part of the Applied and Numerical Harmonic Analysis book series (ANHA)


Orphaned when still a child, Joseph Fourier went through the French Revolution, the Napoleonic era, and the following Restoration as a high-ranking public servant.


French Revolution Retirement Pension Administrative Duty Commanding Officer Neighboring Department 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipartimento di MatematicaUniversità di Roma—Tor VergataRomeItaly

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