# Martin Aigner

Austrian mathematician

Austrian mathematician

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Occupations | Mathematician University teacher |

Countries | Austria |

A.K.A. | Aigner, Martin |

Gender | male |

Birth | February 28, 1942 (Linz) |

Education | University of Vienna |

Authority | VIAF id ISNI id Library of congress id |

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Biography

**Martin Aigner** (born February 28, 1942 in Linz) is an Austrian mathematician, professor at Freie Universität Berlin since 1974, with interests in combinatorial mathematics and graph theory.

He received Ph.D from the University of Vienna. His book *Proofs from THE BOOK* (co-written with Günter M. Ziegler) has been translated into 12 languages.

He is a recipient of a 1996 Lester R. Ford Award from the MAA for his expository article *Turán's Graph Theorem*. In 2018 he will receive the Leroy P. Steele Prize for Mathematical Exposition (jointly with Günter M. Ziegler).

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