Juan D'Etigny rated it liked it Jan 14, Masadul Islam rated it really liked it Dec 20, In these memoirs, Halmos claims to have invented the "iff" notation for the words " if and only if " and to have been the first to use the "tombstone" notation to signify the end of a proof ,  and this is generally agreed to be the case. While at the Institute, Halmos wrote his first book, Finite Dimensional Vector Spaces , which immediately established his reputation as a fine expositor of mathematics.
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Melisa Scotti rated it really liked it Jun 08, But, unfortunately, it is omitted in the theorem. He hhalmos the book "automathography" rather than "autobiography", because its focus is almost entirely on his life as a mathematician, not his personal life.
The rest of the time, everything is finite and there are no domain problems.
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For the mathematical symbol, see Tombstone typography. Then you check what happens there directly. Tbeory Theory by Paul R.
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Filip rated it really liked it May 21, While at the Institute, Halmos wrote his first book, Finite Dimensional Vector Spaceswhich immediately established his reputation as a fine expositor of mathematics. Six months later, he was working under John von Neumannwhich proved a decisive experience.
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