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Georg Essl
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Who are the mathematicians interested in the history of mathematics?

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Historically are there any documented attempts at finding algorithms that are asymptotically faster than the FFT for the Discrete Fourier Transform?

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Origin of Multi-linear map

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Why is the Riemann conjecture called the Riemann hypothesis?

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When was the ‘mathematics department’ first established in universities?

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Where does this quotation attributed to Turing actually originate from?

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What's a Heine reference for the "Andréief-Heine identity"

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When was the pseudo-vector first defined?

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Was Freud a scientist? If so, does this mean psychoanalysis is a scientific method?

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From where did the term "context-free" originate?

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Origin of decomposition theorem

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Why did systems theory never gain popularity?

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Bieberbach’s 1934 lecture on “German mathematics”

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Who first considered signed area?

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What does Dijkstra mean with his title "on the cruelty of really teaching computing science"?

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Did Gauss anticipate Kirchhoff's diffraction formulation in 1836?

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Origin of the concept of "impulse"

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How did Fourier know an infinite number of frequencies were required to solve the heat equation?

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Universal logicians

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Origins of the use of matrices for the calculus of binary relations

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Infinity as a truth value

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Were there any criticisms of his first FTA proof during Gauss's lifetime?