# Mathematician:Johann Karl August Radon

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## Mathematician

Austrian mathematician best known for his work on the calculus of variations.

## Nationality

Austrian

## History

- Born: 16 December 1887 in Tetschen, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary (now Děčín, Czech Republic)
- Died: 25 May 1956 in Vienna, Austria

## Theorems and Definitions

- Radon-Hurwitz Number (with Adolf Hurwitz)
- Radon-Nikodym Property (with Otton Marcin Nikodym)
- Radon-Nikodym Derivative (with Otton Marcin Nikodym)
- Radon-Riesz Property (with Frigyes Riesz)

Results named for **Johann Karl August Radon** can be found here.

Definitions of concepts named for **Johann Karl August Radon** can be found here.

## Publications

- 1913:
*Theory and applications of absolutely additive set functions* - 1919:
*Über lineare Funktionaltransformationen und Funktionalgleichungen*