George David Birkhoff

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Ph.D. The University of Chicago 1907 UnitedStates
Dissertation: Asymptotic Properties of Certain Ordinary Differential Equations with Applications to Boundary Value and Expansion Problems

Advisor: E. H. (Eliakim Hastings) Moore

Students:
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NameSchoolYearDescendants
Clarence AdamsHarvard University1922356
Jeanne Agnew (LeCaine)Radcliffe College19417
Paul BatchelderHarvard University1916
Herman BetzYale University1924
David BourginHarvard University19261258
Raymond BrinkHarvard University1916
Heinrich BrinkmannHarvard University19258
Robert CarmichaelPrinceton University19111040
Richard ClippingerHarvard University1940
Carl CoeHarvard University1929
Frances (Thorndike) CopeRadcliffe College1932
Hyman EttlingerHarvard University1920428
Alan GalbraithHarvard University1937
Carl GarabedianHarvard University1923
Fausto GravalosHarvard University1941
Paul GuentherHarvard University19411
Arnold HestenesHarvard University1940
John HinrichsenHarvard University19293
Julian HolleyHarvard University1924
Bernard KoopmanHarvard University1926294
Otis LancasterHarvard University1937
Rudolph LangerHarvard University1922288
Daniel Lewis, Jr.Harvard University19325
Ben LinfieldHarvard University19231
Chin-Nien LiuHarvard University1930
Norman MillerHarvard University1916
Charles Morrey, Jr.Harvard University193126
H. C. Marston MorseHarvard University1917758
Forrest MurrayHarvard University1923
Robert O'ConnorHarvard University1941
Eleanor PairmanRadcliffe College1922
Griffith PriceHarvard University193221
Clarence Reynolds, Jr.Harvard University1919
Rainard RobbinsHarvard University1914
Isador ShefferHarvard University19272
Joseph SlepianHarvard University1913
Turner SmithHarvard University1931
Frederick SteenHarvard University1934
Marshall StoneHarvard University19261460
Robert StreetHarvard University1938
Joseph WalshHarvard University19201580
Lewis WardHarvard University19251
Hassler WhitneyHarvard University19321002
David WidderHarvard University1924351
Kenneth WilliamsPrinceton University1913
Levi WilsonHarvard University1915

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