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In memory of Professor Hua Lookeng

In memory of Professor Hua Lookeng ---THE EDITOR-IN-CHIEF OF THE ACTA With deep sorrow we announce the death of Professor :Hua Lookeng, the edi~r- in-chief of our journal. He died of a heart attack in Tokyo on June 12, 1985, at the age of seventy- four. Professor Hua came from a poor family in Jiangsu province of China on November 12, 1910. He got only a formal education for nine years, and studied mathematics on his own. In 1930 he got a clerk position in a library of Tsinghua University. Through his industry and ability he was promoted to a lecturer in six years. From 1986 r 1988 he was at Cambridge University, England as a visiting scholar. Hua became a professor since 1988 at the South-West United University at Kunming, a temporal combination of Peking University, Tsinghua University and Nankai University during the period of war against Japanese aggression. He: worked there until 1946 when he went to the United States and taughr as a professor, at Princeton Universily and the University of Illinois at Urbana. Professor Hua returned to China in 1950, just after the People's Republic was established. From 1950 to 1984 he was directors of r Institute of Mar162 and the http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Acta Mathematicae Applicatae Sinica Springer Journals

In memory of Professor Hua Lookeng

Acta Mathematicae Applicatae Sinica , Volume 2 (1) – Apr 26, 2005

In memory of Professor Hua Lookeng

Abstract

---THE EDITOR-IN-CHIEF OF THE ACTA With deep sorrow we announce the death of Professor :Hua Lookeng, the edi~r- in-chief of our journal. He died of a heart attack in Tokyo on June 12, 1985, at the age of seventy- four. Professor Hua came from a poor family in Jiangsu province of China on November 12, 1910. He got only a formal education for nine years, and studied mathematics on his own. In 1930 he got a clerk position in a library of Tsinghua University. Through his industry and ability he...
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Publisher
Springer Journals
Copyright
Copyright © 1985 by Science Press and D. Reidel Publishing Company
Subject
Mathematics; Applications of Mathematics; Math Applications in Computer Science; Theoretical, Mathematical and Computational Physics
ISSN
0168-9673
eISSN
1618-3932
DOI
10.1007/BF01666513
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Abstract

---THE EDITOR-IN-CHIEF OF THE ACTA With deep sorrow we announce the death of Professor :Hua Lookeng, the edi~r- in-chief of our journal. He died of a heart attack in Tokyo on June 12, 1985, at the age of seventy- four. Professor Hua came from a poor family in Jiangsu province of China on November 12, 1910. He got only a formal education for nine years, and studied mathematics on his own. In 1930 he got a clerk position in a library of Tsinghua University. Through his industry and ability he was promoted to a lecturer in six years. From 1986 r 1988 he was at Cambridge University, England as a visiting scholar. Hua became a professor since 1988 at the South-West United University at Kunming, a temporal combination of Peking University, Tsinghua University and Nankai University during the period of war against Japanese aggression. He: worked there until 1946 when he went to the United States and taughr as a professor, at Princeton Universily and the University of Illinois at Urbana. Professor Hua returned to China in 1950, just after the People's Republic was established. From 1950 to 1984 he was directors of r Institute of Mar162 and the

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Acta Mathematicae Applicatae SinicaSpringer Journals

Published: Apr 26, 2005

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