Notices of the International Congress of Chinese Mathematicians
Volume 3 (2015)
Sophus Lie: A Real Giant in Mathematics
Pages: 66 – 80
This article presents a brief introduction to the life and work of Sophus Lie, in particular his early fruitful interaction and later conflict with Felix Klein in connection with the Erlangen program, his productive writing collaboration with Friedrich Engel, and the publication and editing of his collected works.
Published 22 July 2015