David Hilbert

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German mathematician

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According to Wikipedia, David Hilbert was a German mathematician and one of the most influential mathematicians of the 19th and early 20th centuries. Hilbert discovered and developed a broad range of fundamental ideas in many areas, including invariant theory, the calculus of variations, commutative algebra, algebraic number theory, the foundations of geometry, spectral theory of operators and its application to integral equations, mathematical physics, and the foundations of mathematics .

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David Hilbert's Published Works

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What Are David Hilbert's Academic Contributions?

David Hilbert is most known for their academic work in the field of mathematics. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of physics and philosophy.

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