Famous Mathematicians from Romania

List of notable or famous mathematicians from Romania, with bios and photos, including the top mathematicians born in Romania and even some popular mathematicians who immigrated to Romania. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Romanian mathematicians then this list is the perfect resource for you. These mathematicians are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known mathematician from Romania is included when available.

People on this list include Traian Lalescu and Dimitrie Pompeiu.

This historic mathematicians from Romania list can help answer the questions "Who are some Romanian mathematicians of note?" and "Who are the most famous mathematicians from Romania?" These prominent mathematicians of Romania may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Romanian mathematicians.

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    Alexandru Ghika (June 22, 1902 – April 11, 1964) was a Romanian mathematician, founder of the Romanian school of functional analysis.  ...more
    • Age: Dec. at 61 (1902-1964)
    • Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania
  • Ciprian Manolescu (born December 24, 1978) is a Romanian-American mathematician, working in gauge theory, symplectic geometry, and low-dimensional topology. He is currently a Professor of Mathematics at the University of California, Los Angeles.  ...more
    • Age: 42
    • Birthplace: Alexandria, Romania
  • Dan-Virgil Voiculescu (born 14 June 1949) is a professor of mathematics at the University of California, Berkeley. He has worked in single operator theory, operator K-theory and von Neumann algebras. More recently, he developed free probability theory.  ...more
    • Age: 72
    • Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania
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    Daniel Tătaru

    Daniel Ioan Tătaru (born 6 May 1967, Piatra Neamţ, Romania) is a Romanian mathematician at University of California, Berkeley. He earned his doctorate from the University of Virginia in 1992, under supervision of Irena Lasiecka.He won the 2002 Bôcher Memorial Prize for his research on partial differential equations. In 2012 he became a fellow of the American Mathematical Society. In 2013 he was selected as a Simons Investigator in mathematics.   ...more
    • Birthplace: Romania