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By Sheldon Axler,Peter Rosenthal,Donald Sarason

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Paul Richard Halmos, who lived a lifetime of unbounded devotion to arithmetic and to the mathematical neighborhood, died on the age of ninety on October 2, 2006. This quantity is a memorial to Paul through operator theorists he encouraged. Paul’sinitial research,beginning together with his 1938Ph.D. thesis on the college of Illinois less than Joseph Doob, was once in likelihood, ergodic thought, and degree thought. A shift happened within the Nineteen Fifties whilst Paul’s curiosity in foundations led him to invent a subject matter he termed algebraic common sense, leading to a succession of papers on that topic showing among 1954 and 1961, and the publication Algebraic common sense, released in 1962. Paul’s ?rst papers in natural operator thought seemed in 1950. After 1960 Paul’s study all in favour of Hilbert house operators, a topic he seen as enc- passing ?nite-dimensional linear algebra. past his examine, Paul contributed to arithmetic and to its neighborhood in manifold methods: as a well known expositor, as an cutting edge instructor, as a tireless editor, and during unstinting carrier to the yankee Mathematical Society and to the Mathematical organization of the US. a lot of Paul’s in?uence ?owed at a private point. Paul had a real, uncalculating curiosity in humans; he constructed a tremendous variety of friendships through the years, either with mathematicians and with nonmathematicians. a lot of his mathematical buddies, together with the editors ofthisvolume,whileabsorbingabundantquantitiesofmathematicsatPaul’sknee, discovered from his suggestion and his instance what it ability to be a mathematician.

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