Elias M. Stein

1931 - 2018

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Elias Menachem Stein (January 13, 1931 – December 23, 2018) was an American mathematician who was a leading figure in the field of harmonic analysis. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elias M. Stein has received more than 194,016 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Elias M. Stein is the 620th most popular mathematician (up from 633rd in 2019), the 504th most popular biography from Belgium and the 10th most popular Belgian Mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, Elias M. Stein ranks 620 out of 828Before him are Marina Ratner, Ilia Vekua, David Ruelle, László Lovász, Emil Julius Gumbel, and Edmond Laguerre. After him are Isadore Singer, Guido Castelnuovo, William Whiston, Francesco Faà di Bruno, Mikio Sato, and Efim Zelmanov.

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Among people born in 1931, Elias M. Stein ranks 292Before him are Robert Stephens, Galina Zybina, Bob Arum, Nicole Courcel, Emam-Ali Habibi, and Dan Rather. After him are Redha Malek, Paulo Maluf, Dimitar Dobrev, Louis Pouzin, André Noyelle, and Jean-Jacques Marcel. Among people deceased in 2018, Elias M. Stein ranks 259Before him are Mark Salling, Mel Ramos, Jóhann Jóhannsson, Marty Balin, Elizabeth Hawley, and Charlotte Rae. After him are Ehsan Yarshater, Michael Harner, D. J. Fontana, Jerry Van Dyke, Jean Bourgain, and Barys Kit.

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Among people born in Belgium, Elias M. Stein ranks 504 out of 899Before him are Georges Eekhoud (1854), Max Verstappen (1997), Georges Berger (1918), Léopold Anoul (1922), Marcel Minnaert (1893), and George Van Biesbroeck (1880). After him are André Noyelle (1931), Claude Criquielion (1957), Nelly Landry (1916), Jules de Burlet (1844), Willem Elsschot (1882), and Vincent Kompany (1986).


Among mathematicians born in Belgium, Elias M. Stein ranks 10Before him are Pierre François Verhulst (1804), Pierre Deligne (1944), Adriaan van Roomen (1561), Grégoire de Saint-Vincent (1584), Charles Jean de la Vallée Poussin (1866), and David Ruelle (1935). After him are Jean Bourgain (1954), Jacques Tits (1930), and Ingrid Daubechies (1954).