11/04/2019, 16:00 — 17:00 — Abreu Faro Amphitheatre
Pedro J. Freitas, Faculdade de Ciências, CIUHCT
Francisco Gomes Teixeira and the internationalization of Portuguese mathematics
Francisco Gomes Teixeira (1851-1933) was a remarkable Portuguese mathematician, one of the greatest of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries and certainly the most prolific in that period. He maintained regular and intense correspondence with the greatest mathematicians of his time. In this lecture we will present some aspects of this correspondence.