Aleksander Lyapunov

* 1857 in Jaroslawl
+ 1918 in Odessa



Aleksander Mikhailovich Lyapunov  was a Russian mathematician, mechanician and physicist.
His surname is sometimes romanized as Ljapunov, Liapunov, Liapounoff or Ljapunow.

Lyapunov is known for his development of the stability theory of a dynamical system,
as well as for his many contributions to mathematical physics and probability theory.

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