Alfred Tarski
#1227 Overall Influence

Alfred Tarski

Polish-American logician

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Alfred Tarski , born Alfred Teitelbaum, was a Polish-American logician and mathematician of Polish-Jewish descent. Educated in Poland at the University of Warsaw, and a member of the Lwów–Warsaw school of logic and the Warsaw school of mathematics, he immigrated to the United States in 1939 where he became a naturalized citizen in 1945. Tarski taught and carried out research in mathematics at the University of California, Berkeley, from 1942 until his death in 1983.

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University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Berkeley

Public research university in Berkeley, California, United States

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University of Warsaw
University of Warsaw

Largest university in Poland

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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#26 World Rank
Mathematics
#93 World Rank
Philosophy