Herman (Chaim) Müntz (1884-1956)
This is a photo of a portrait of Müntz in the
possesion of Goran David Gerby. The portrait was a gift of Herman
Müntz to Gunnar Gerby. Gunnar and Monica Gerby, and Rabbi Emil
Kronheim (Monica's father), were friends of Müntz in his later years.
Alternative spelling: Muntz
- Müntz, Ch. H., Über den
Approximationssatz von Weierstrass, in H. A. Schwarz's
Festschrift, Berlin, 1914, pp. 303-312. This paper contains the
original proof of the Müntz Completeness Theorem. It affirmatively
answers a question posed by S. N. Bernstein two years previously. Review
in Jahrbuch Database
- Ortiz, E. L., and A. Pinkus, Herman Müntz: A Mathematician's
Odyssey, The Mathematical Intelligencer 27 (2005), 22-30.
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