Giovanni Sansone

Giovanni Sansone (24 May 1888 – 13 October 1979) was an Italian mathematician, known for his works on mathematical analysis, on the theory of orthogonal functions and on the theory of ordinary differential equations.[1]

Giovanni Sansone
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Born(1888-05-24)May 24, 1888
DiedOctober 13, 1979(1979-10-13) (aged 91)
Scientific career
FieldsMathematical analysis
Ordinary differential equations
Orthogonal functions
InstitutionsUniversity of Florence
Doctoral advisorLuigi Bianchi
Notable studentsRoberto Conti

He was an Invited Speaker of the ICM in Bologna in 1928.[2]

Selected publicationsEdit


  1. ^ (in Italian) SANSONE, Giovanni, Enciclopedia Italiana - II Appendice (1949)
  2. ^ Sansone, G. "Nuove formule risolutive delle congruenze cubiche." In Atti del Congresso Internazionale dei Matematici: Bologna del 3 al 10 de settembre di 1928, vol. 2, pp. 13-16. 1929.
  3. ^ Shields, Allen (1963). "Review of Lectures on the theory of functions of a complex variable, Vol. I, by Giovanni Sansone and Johan Gerretson" (PDF). Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 69 (1): 39–40. doi:10.1090/S0002-9904-1963-10844-7.
  4. ^ Sell, George R. (1976). "Review of Almost periodic differential equations, by A. M. Fink; Nonlinear differential equations of higher order, by R. Reissig, G. Sansone and R. Conti; and Functional differential equations, by J. K. Hale" (PDF). Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 82 (2): 198–207. doi:10.1090/s0002-9904-1976-13985-7.


  • Conti, Roberto (1981), "Giovanni Sansone", Bollettino dell'Unione Matematica Italiana, Sezione A, Serie V (in Italian), 18 (1): 151–172, MR 0607219, Zbl 0451.01010. Includes a list of publications.
  • (in Italian) SANSONE, Giovanni, Enciclopedia Italiana - II Appendice (1949)
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