Aurel (Friedrich) Wintner

Fellow: Awarded 1940

Field of Study: Mathematics

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 04-08-1903

Died: 01-15-1958

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1939–40:

WINTNER, AUREL FRIEDRICH:  Appointed for the preparation of a monograph, in collaboration with Dr. Norbert Wiener, in the field of mathematical theory of probability and statistics; tenure, eight months from February 1, 1941.

Born April 8, 1903, in Austria.  Education:  University of Vienna, 1920-22 and 1924; University of Budapest, 1922–23; University of Göttingen, 1927; University of Leipzig, Ph.D., 1928.

Assistant, 1926–30, University of Leipzig; International Education Research Fellow, University of Rome, 1929–30; Research Fellow, 1930, Observatory of Copenhagen; Associate in Mathematics, 1930–35, Associate Professor, 1935—, Johns Hopkins University.

Publications:  Spectraltheorie der unendlichen Matrizen, 1929.  Articles in Astronomische Nachrichten, Mathematische Zeitschrift, Mathematische Annalen, Annalen der Thysik, Seitschrift für Physik, Rendiconti della Reale Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Berichte der Sächsische Akademie der Wissenschaften, American Journal of Mathematics, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Naturwissenschaften, Annali di Matematica, Journal of the London Mathematical Society, Studia Mathematica, Monatshefte für Mathematik und Physik, Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society, Prace Matematyczno-Fizyczne, Bulletin Astonomique, Duke Mathematical Journal Matematisk Tidsskrift, Nieuw Archief voor Wiskunde, Travaux de l’Institut de Mathématiques de Tbilissi, Scripta Mathematica, Nature.