Jakob Nielsen and his Contributions to Topology

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    Abstract

    The Danish mathematician Jakob Nielsen won international recognitionas one of the developers of combinatiorial group theory and the topologyof surfaces. This article describes the life and work of Jakob Nielsenwith emphasis on his contributions to topology.The biography is to be included in the book "The History of Topology",edited by Ioan M. James, and planned for publication by Elsevier Science(North-Holland).
    Original languageEnglish
    Number of pages11
    Publication statusPublished - 1996

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