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  • 1. VITO VOLTERRA The Story of a great Mathematician

2. A FAMOUS MATHEMATICIAN VitoVolterra (Ancona, on the 3 of May 1860 Roma, on the 11 of October 1940) was an Italian mathematician and physicist. 3. He attended University in 1878. When he was only 23, he became a professor of rational mechanic in the University of Pisa. 4. Hereviewed and developped Pierre Franois Verhulst and Umberto D'Anconas researches. His most famous resoults were VolterraLotkas equations about the food chain. 5. In1931 Benito Mussolini ordered all the1.200 professors to swear loyalty to the Government. Only 12 refused, among whom Vito Volterra. So he left the Universities and his many charges in the Italian scientific academies. 6. He said:The mathematician can use an admirable and precious instrument. Hes got, so to speak, the key that opens the passing to many unclear mysteries of the Universe, and its a means to sum it up in few symbols, a compendium which includes and connects ample results of several sciences. 7. He said:The mathematician can use an admirable and precious instrument. Hes got, so to speak, the key that opens the passing to many unclear mysteries of the Universe, and its a means to sum it up in few symbols, a compendium which includes and connects ample results of several sciences.