Encyclopedia  |   World Factbook  |   World Flags  |   Reference Tables  |   List of Lists     
   Academic Disciplines  |   Historical Timeline  |   Themed Timelines  |   Biographies  |   How-Tos     
Sponsor by The Tattoo Collection
Thomas Joannes Stieltjes
Main Page | See live article | Alphabetical index

Thomas Joannes Stieltjes

Thomas Joannes Stieltjes (December 29, 1856-December 31, 1894) was a Dutch mathematician. He was born in Zwolle and died in Toulouse, France. He was a pioneer in the field of moment problems.

The Thomas Stieltjes Institute for Mathematics at the University of Leiden is named after him, as is the Riemann-Stieltjes integral.

See also: Lebesgue-Stieltjes integral, Laplace-Stieltjes transform.