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Fortunately, Buchberger himself described the context of his discovery, see Historical background to Gröbner's paper by Abramson. The method, in general outline, was known to Gröbner long before the Buchberger's thesis (1965). In the 1950 paper Über die Eliminationstheorie (Abramson's English translation) it is applied to finding bases of integrals of ...


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Todd and Alexandre, I just want to offer a perspective to your discussion from a German language point of view. I wanted to put it as a comment, but it was getting too long so I am putting it as an answer (recognizing it does not exactly answer your question). But just wanted to offer an additional perspective. If you translate sheaf-stalk-germ into German, ...


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