One of the Brilliant Minds of his generation: John Forbes Nash

“ I have made the most important discovery of my career, the most important discovery of my life: it is only in the mysterious equation of love that any logical reasons can be found.” - John Forbes Nash

John F. Nash was born on June 13, 1928 in Bluefield, in America. His father, John, was an electrical engineer.His mother,

Virginia was English and Latin teacher before she got married. He had just one sister, Martha who is younger than John

Nash. In addition to that, john Nash went to kindergarten following primary school in Bluefield. When he was a child, he

loved reading encyclopedias. After finishing high school John Nash entered Carnegie Tech. with full a scholarship in

Pittsburgh to study chemical engineering.

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His Works:

Brilliant mathematician John Nash worked on many theory such as nonlinear parabolicpartial differential

equations theory and singularity theory. The most important work of John Nash is Nash equilibrium which is related to the non-cooperative games. Nash won the Nobel Prize with the study. .

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References

http://network.ku.edu.tr/~lkockesen/teaching/uggame/ lectnotes/uglect2.pdf

http://www2.owen.vanderbilt.edu/mike.shor/courses/game-theory/quiz/quiz1.html

http://tr.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Forbes_Nash

http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/economic-sciences/laureates/1994/nash-bio.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nash_equilibrium

Essays on game Theory by john F. Nash, Jr.,1996 retrieved from Bilkent Library

Game Theory mathematical models of conflict by A.J.Jones, 1980 retrived from Bilkent Library

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aS_d0Ayjw4o

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0i7p9DNvtjk