Frédéric Brechenmacher

Professor of History of Science and Technology

Ecole Polytechnique

Frederic Brechenmacher is a professor of history of science and technology at Ecole Polytechnique. His research areas include the history of the Mathematical Sciences – 19th and 20th centuries; history of linear algebra; circulation of knowledge and algebraic practices; and the mathematical works of Camille Jordan (1865-1922).