Alfred Tarski

Shortstop

Scientist

Field: Mathematics

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1902-1983**

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Alfred Tarski NotesBorn in Warsaw, Poland when it was part of the Russian Empire, Tarski earned his Ph.D. in 1923 at the University of Warsaw. Tarski taught at the University until 1939 when he moved to the United States. In 1942 he started teaching at the University of California at Berkeley and by 1949 he was appointed professor of mathematics. From 1958-1960, Tarski was research professor at the Miller Institute of Basic Research and Science. He became professor

emeritusin 1968 and died in Berkeley in 1983.Tarski wrote more than ten books including

Geometry(1935),Undecidable Theories(1953), andLogic, Semantics, Metamathematics(1956). He made substantial contributions to several branches of mathematics including set theory, measure theory, model theory, and general algebra.In mathematics, an infinite group whose existence seems intuitively impossible is called a "Tarski Monster".

Alfred TarskiOfficial Cosmic RecordYEARTEAMPOSBAABHHRRBI1991 Ionians of .283 269 76 18 42 1992 Ionians of .270 252 68 7 41 1993 Ionians of .243 267 65 9 32 1994 Ionians of .232 267 62 6 39 1995 Ionians of .260 315 82 4 28 1996 Ionians of .264 296 78 4 23 1997 Ionians ss .246 471 116 24 71 Total 7 SeasonsBatting0.256213754772276KEY

POS-Position; BA-Batting Average;AB-At Bats; H-Hits; HR-Homeruns; RBI- Runs Batted In

Alfred Tarski External Links

1998 Ionians Roster

Alfred Tarski 1998 Cosmic Player Plate

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Published: November 15, 1997

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