The famous mathematician of Lithuanian University Otto Theodor Volk (1892‒1989)

Juozas Banionis

Abstrakt

The article introduces a German mathematician Otto Theodor Volk (1892‒1989), who worked as a professor at Lithuanian University in 1922–1930, and sheds light on his merits in the science of mathematics in Lithuania.

Słowa kluczowe: Lithuanian University, mathematics, differential geometry, theory of functions, history of mathematics, philosophy of mathematics
References

J. Banionis, Matematikos mokslo raida Lietuvoje 1920‒1940, Vilnius 1994.

W. Barthel, Zum 85. Geburtstag von Otto Volk, Würzburg 1977.

O Volk, Gesammelte Abhandlungen, Würzburg 1990.

O. Folkas, Matematika ir pritaikomieji mokslai, Kosmos, No. 4, 1924, 309-313.

O. Folkis, Matematika ir pasaulėžiūra, Logos, No. 1, 1924, 64-67.

O. Folkis, Apie matematišką pažinimą, Logos, No. 2, 1925, 85-114.

Central State Archive of Lithuania.