I. M. Gelfand 1913-2009
I.M. Gelfand, one of the most eminent mathematicians of
the 20th century, died on October 5th, aged 96.
Gelfand contributed to many areas of mathematics, notably
functional analysis, harmonic analysis, differential equations and
discrete mathematics. Later in his life he also became interested in
State University that was resumed at Rutgers after his emigration to the
US in the early nineties.For Zentralblatt reviews of his works please see this link.