Gabriel Lamé

1795 - 1870

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Gabriel Lamé worked on a wide variety of different topics. His work on differential geometry and contributions to Fermat's Last Theorem are important. He proved the theorem for n = 7.
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Honours awarded to Gabriel Lamé
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Paris street namesRue Gabriel Lamé (12th Arrondissement)
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