Person: Ionescu, Ion


Ion Ionescu was a Romanian mathematician and engineer. He was one of the founders of the Gazeta Matematica and contributed a remarkable number of articles and problems to the journal. One of these problems is now known as the Ionescu-Weitzenböck inequality. He is also famed as an engineer for building bridges.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 4 December 1870, Stoienoaia, Creata, Ilfov, Romania. Died 17 September 1946, Bucharest, Romania.

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Origin Romania

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  1. O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive