Reply to comment

Hilbert's list of problems

An inspired guess about how Hilbert chose the subject of his famous lecture of 1900! In fact, by then Hilbert's reputation was matched only by that of Henry Poincaré among his contemporaries, and that is why he was chosen by his colleagues to address the momentous topic of that lecture.

Reply

  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

By submitting this form, you accept the Mollom privacy policy.