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Ivan Niven

Ivan Niven published over sixty papers, some with well-known co-authors such as Samuel Eilenberg, Paul Erdos and H. S. Zuckerman. His areas of expertise were number theory, especially the areas of diophantine approximations and questions of irrationality and transcendence of numbers and combinatorics. He wrote seven books and five of these books are still in print and collectively have been published in 11 different languages.