Sierpinski, Waclaw (1882 - 1969)

Sierpinski was a Polish mathematician who contributed to set theory, number theory and topology. He was a prolific writer publishing over 700 papers and 50 books. Several fractals are named after him, including Sierpinski's Triangle and carpet.

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Stamp Description
Poland, 6z, 1982
Scott: 2543 A799
Finland, 3.50m, 2000
Scott 1140 A595
Sierpinski Triangle
Macau, 2005
Seirpinski Triangle
Macau, 2005
Seirpinski Triangle