tehgnome writes: Arguably the greatest mathematician of the 20th century has passed at the age of 96. The wake of Gelfand's work has influenced every modern branch of mathematics from Representation theory and Fourier analysis, to Algebraic Geometry. He will be remembered for his extreme influence on the world of mathematics and his legendary Gelfand seminar.
tehgnome writes: "This will like require some more info (and research that I have no time to complete), but i saw this image circulating around and i thought the/. community would be interested. Thanks for looking at this."