The scientific merits of one of Europe’s greatest mathematicians were perfectly described by his colleagues: “Chebyshev’s works bear an imprint of genius. He invented new methods to address a variety of challenging problems that had been posed long ago and remained unsolved.” A fun fact: the founder of the St. Petersburg Scientific Mathematical School frightened Paris fashion designers deadly. He gave them a lecture on how mathematics can help model clothing and for simplicity suggested that the human body be considered to be ball-shaped.
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