Carlo Emilio Bonferroni


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(1892–1960; b. Bergamo, Italy; d. Florence, Italy)

Italian mathematician specializing in the mathematics of finance. Bonferroni was educated at U Turin. His first post was at Turin Polytechnic. He was appointed Professor first at U Bari (1923) and then at U Florence (1933). He was an excellent musician and, in his younger days, a keen glacier climber.

Subjects: Probability and Statistics.

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