John Coleman Moore
|John Coleman Moore|
May 27, 1923|
Staten Island, New York
|Died||January 1, 2016(aged 92)|
|Alma mater||Brown University|
|Doctoral advisor||George W. Whitehead|
|Doctoral students||Paul Baum
J. Peter May
|Known for||Borel–Moore homology
Eilenberg–Moore spectral sequence
Moore was born in 1923 in Staten Island, New York and received his Ph.D. in 1952 from Brown University under the supervision of George W. Whitehead. His most heavily cited paper is on Hopf algebras, co-authored with John Milnor. As a faculty member at Princeton University, he advised 23 students and is the academic ancestor of 582 mathematicians. He was an Invited Speaker at the ICM in 1958 in Edinburgh and in 1970 in Nice.
- Rusin, Dave (1998), People whose names are embedded in Math Subject Classification. Updated February 2005.
- Pamela Kalte et al. American Men and Women of Science, 22. Edition, Thomson Gale 2005
- Milnor, John W.; Moore, John C. (1965), "On the structure of Hopf algebras", Annals of Mathematics, 81 (2): 211–264, doi:10.2307/1970615, JSTOR 1970615.
- John Coleman Moore at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
- "7 Princetonians at the International Congress of Mathematicians". Princeton Alumni Weekly. 9 May 1958. p. 14.
- Browder, William (1987), Algebraic Topology and Algebraic K-Theory: Proceedings of a Conference, October 24-28, 1983 at Princeton University, Dedicated to John C. Moore on His 60th Birthday, Princeton University Press, ISBN 0-691-08426-2.
- List of Fellows of the American Mathematical Society, retrieved 2013-02-10.
- Kelly, Morgan (2016), John C. Moore, dedicated and influential Princeton mathematician, dies.
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