Person: Neubüser, Joachim


Joachim Neubüser was one of the first to create a computer package to study discrete mathematics, in particular group theory. The system GAP, development of which bgan in 1985, was awarded the ACM/SIGSAM Richard Dimick Jenks Memorial Prize for Excellence in Software Engineering applied to Computer Algebra in July 2008.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 18 June 1932, Belgard, Germany (now Białogard, Poland). Died 25 September 2021, Aachen, Germany.

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