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  1. Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro ( Italian: [ɡreˈɡɔːrjo ˈrittʃi kurˈbastro]; 12 January 1853 – 6 August 1925) was an Italian mathematician. He is most famous as the inventor of tensor calculus, but also published important works in other fields. With his former student Tullio Levi-Civita, he wrote his most famous single publication, a ...

  2. Gregorio Ricci Curbastro (Lugo, January 12th, 1853 – Bologna, August 6th, 1925) Born in Lugo di Romagna (Ravenna), his father was Antonio Ricci Curbastro, an engineer known throughout the province of Ravenna, and his mother was Livia Vecchi. Both he and his brother, Domenico were, before entering university, schooled privately at home by ...

  3. Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro's father was Antonio Ricci-Curbastro and his mother was Livia Vecchi. It was a family of high status known throughout the province of Ravenna. Antonio Ricci-Curbastro, although certainly never achieving anything close to the fame achieved by his son Gregorio, nevertheless was himself well known as an engineer.

  4. Jan 12, 2018 · 0. Born on 12 January 1853 in Lugo in what is now Italy, Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro was a mathematician best known as the inventor of tensor calculus. Educated at home by private tutors, Ricci studied at the universities of Rome and Bologna before transferring to the Scuola Normale Superiore in Pisa, an important center for mathematical research.

  5. Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro. 1853-1925. Italian mathematician who invented the field of absolute differential calculus. This was a more general extension of work initiated by Carl Gauss and, as the foundation of tensor analysis, was used extensively by Albert Einstein in developing the theory of relativity.

  6. Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro, Italian mathematician instrumental in the development of absolute differential calculus, formerly also called the Ricci calculus but now known as tensor analysis. Ricci was a professor at the University of Padua from 1880 to 1925. His earliest work was in mathematical

  7. RICCI-CURBASTRO, GREGORIO. ( b. Lugo, Italy, 12 January 1853; d. Bologna, Italy, 6 August 1925) mathematics, mathematical physics. Ricci-Curbastro 1 was the son of a noble family situated in the province of Ravenna. His father, Antonio Ricci-Curbastro, was a well-known engineer; his mother was Livia Vecchi.

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