Hilbert's Sixth Problem

This is a list of some references and links related to Hilbert's sixth problem.


1997 Leo Corry: David Hilbert and axiomatization of the axioms of physics (1894-1905). Archive for History of Exact Sciences 51 (1997), 83-197.
1997 P. Rougée: Mécanique des grandes transformations. Springer-Verlag
1985 N. M. Rozhenko: On the history of the quantum-logical solution of Hilbert's sixth problem (the axiomatization of physics). (Russian) Sketches on the history of mathematical physics (Russian), 71-80, 185, "Naukova Dumka", Kiev.
1976 A. S. Wightman: Hilbert's sixth problem: mathematical treatment of the axioms of physics. Proceedings of the Symposium in Pure Mathematics of the American Mathematical Society, Held at Northern Illinois University 1974, (edited by F.E.Browder), 147-240.
1900 D. Hilbert: Mathematische Behandlung der Axiome der Physik. Akad. Wiss. Göttingen 1900, 272-273.   English Translation

Hilbert's Problems, English.   Hilberts Probleme, deutsch.


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