Celebratio Mathematica

Geometry and Topology

Mexico City Conference, 1956.

So far, people identified are:

Standing, from the left: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, Steve Smale, Clara Smale, Ted Frankel, Mrs Frankel, 13, Richard Swan, 15, Ralph Fox, 17, 18, 19, Mrs Vasquez, Roberto Vasquez, Carlos Imaz, Henry Antosiewicz, Samuel Barocio Barrios, Witold Hurewicz, 26, Richard Crowell, Franklin Peterson, Paul Olum, Hans Samelson, Ioan James, Samuel Eilenberg, Norman Steenrod, Solomon Lefschetz, Alfonso Napoles Gandara, 36, Alberto Barajas, 38, Jose Adem, 40, Rene Thom, 42, Alex Heller, Mrs Hertzig, Dave Hertzig, Jean-Pierre Serre, Mme. Serre, Friedrich Hirzebruch, Lily Atiyah, Michael Atiyah, Leopoldo Nachbin, Mrs. Nachbin, 53, Henrietta Diaz, 55, 56, Lynda Copeland, Art Copeland, John Moore, Gail Brown, Ed Brown, Haruo Suzuki, 63, 64, Robin Fox, Brigitte Milnor, Mrs. Spencer, Donald Spencer, 69, 70.

Sitting, from the left: 1, Dan Kan, Felix Recillas, Emilio Lluis, 5, Peter Hilton, Guillermo Torres, 8, Gonzalo Zubieta.

Volumes

Coming Soon

  • James Simons (b. 1938) Differential geometry
  • Saunders Mac Lane (1909–2005) Category theory
  • Morton Brown (b. 1931) Geometric topology
  • Shiing-Shen Chern (1911–2004) Geometry
  • William Browder (b. 1934) Topology; surgery theory
  • Norman Earl Steenrod (1910–1971) Topology
  • Solomon Lefschetz (1884–1972) Algebraic topology
  • Shōshichi Kobayashi (1932–2012) Differential and complex geometry
  • James W. Alexander (1888–1971) Topology
  • J. H. C. Whitehead (1904–1960) Topology
  • Raoul H. Bott (1923–2005) Geometry
  • Dennis Lee Johnson (b. 1938) Topology