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20e-Eeuws Wiskundige: John Forbes Nash Jr., Kurt G del, John Von Neumann, Andrew Wiles, Emmy Noether, Bartel Leendert Van Der Waerden by Bron: Wikipedia
Algebra: Volume I by B. L. van der Waerden
Emmy Noether by Hermann Weyl
Emmy Noether : matemática ideal by David Blanco Laserna
Emmy Noether in Bryn Mawr : Proceedings of a Symposium Sponsored by the Association for Women in Mathematics in Honor of Emmy Noether's 100th Birthday by Bhama Srinivasan
Emmy Noether's Wonderful Theorem by Dwight E. Neuenschwander
Emmy Noether, 1882-1935 by Auguste Dick
Emmy Noether, A Woman of Greatness by Marcia Bohn
Emmy Noether, die Noether-Schule und die moderne Algebra (Mathematik im Kontext) by Mechthild Koreuber
Emmy Noether. Una matemática ideal by David Blanco Laserna
Emmy Noether: A Tribute to Her Life and Work (Monographs and Textbooks in Pure and Applied Mathematics, V. 69) by Emmy Noether
Emmy Noether: The Mother of Modern Algebra by M. B. W. Tent
God: The Failed Hypothesis. How Science Shows That God Does Not Exist by Victor J. Stenger
Helmut Hasse und Emmy Noether : die Korrespondenz 1925-1935 by Helmut Hasse
The heritage of Emmy Noether by Mina Teicher
A History of Abstract Algebra by Israel Kleiner
Profiles of women in mathematics: The Emmy Noether lecturers by Allyn Jackson
Pythagoras' Trousers: God, Physics, and the Gender Wars by Margaret Wertheim
Rejected Princesses : Tales of History's Boldest Heroines, Hellions, and Heretics by Jason Porath
The Trouble With Women by Jacky Fleming
The Universe and the Teacup: The Mathematics of Truth and Beauty by K. C. Cole
Women in Maths by Joaquín Navarro

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Emmy Noether (1882-1935) was an influential German Jewish mathematician. She proved two theorems that were basic for both general relativity and elementary particle physics, one of which is still known as "Noether's Theorem." During the 1920s, she did foundational work that led to a body of principles unifying algebra, geometry, linear algebra, topology, and logic. She was awarded the Ackermann-Teubner Memorial Prize in Mathematics in 1932. In 1933, she moved to the USA to escape the Nazis, and taught briefly at Bryn Mawr College and the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton before dying suddenly of a post-operative infection at age 53. Albert Einstein and Norber Wiener each praised her as a mathematical genius.

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