biographical name Nikolay Ivanovich 1792-1856 Russian mathematician

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  • Lobachevsky — Nikolai Ivanovich …   Scientists

  • Lobachevsky — noun Russian mathematician who independently discovered non Euclidean geometry (1792 1856) • Syn: ↑Nikolai Ivanovich Lobachevsky • Instance Hypernyms: ↑mathematician …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lobachevsky — /loh beuh chef skee/; Russ. /leuh bu chyef skyee/, n. Nikolai Ivanovich /nyi ku luy ee vah neuh vyich/, 1793 1856, Russian mathematician. * * * …   Universalium

  • Lobachevsky — Lo•ba•chev•sky [[t]ˌloʊ bəˈtʃɛf ski[/t]] n. big Nikolai Ivanovich, 1793–1856, Russian mathematician …   From formal English to slang

  • Lobachevsky — /loʊbəˈtʃɛfski/ (say lohbuh chefskee) noun Nikolai Ivanovich /ˌnɪkɒlaɪ ɪˈvanəvɪtʃ/ (say .nikoluy i vahnuhvich), 1793–1856, Russian mathematician noted for work in non Euclidean geometry …   Australian English dictionary

  • Lobachevsky Medal — (Lobachevsky International Prize) is a medal awarded by Kazan State University in honor of Nikolai Ivanovich Lobachevsky, who was a professor there. The medal was established in 1896 and first awarded in 1897. It became a prize of the Russian… …   Wikipedia

  • Lobachevsky, Nikolay Ivanovich — ▪ Russian mathematician Introduction born , Dec. 1 [Nov. 20, Old Style], 1792, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia died Feb. 24 [Feb. 12, Old Style], 1856, Kazan  Russian mathematician and founder of non Euclidean geometry, which he developed independently… …   Universalium

  • Lobachevsky , Nikolai Ivanovich — (1793–1856) Russian mathematician Lobachevsky was born at Nizhny Novgorod in Russia. Throughout his life he was associated with the University of Kazan; he was a student there and held various posts, including the chair in mathematics and finally …   Scientists

  • Lobachevsky, Nikolay (Ivanovich) — born , Dec. 1, 1792, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia died Feb. 24, 1856, Kazan Russian mathematician. His entire life centred around the University of Kazan, where he studied and later (from 1816) taught. In 1829 he published his groundbreaking theory, a …   Universalium

  • Nikolai Lobachevsky — Portrait by Lev Kryukov (c.1843) Born December 1, 1792 Nizhny Novgoro …   Wikipedia

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