fourier fourier  /ˈfʊ ri eɪ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) French mathematician who developed Fourier analysis and studied the conduction of heat (1768-1830)
  2. (n) French sociologist and reformer who hoped to achieve universal harmony by reorganizing society (1772-1837)

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  • Local Currents: Give Notice

    …and then Dad said, “You know what I believe? I remember in college I was taking a math class, this really great math class taught by this tiny old woman. She was talking about fast Fourier transformations and she stopped midsentence and said, ‘Sometimes it seems the universe wants to be noticed.’”…That’s what I believe. [...] The post Local Currents: Give Notice appeared first on Laguna Beach ...
    on July 26, 2013     Source: The Laguna Beach Independent

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