George Rushing Kempf (Globe, Arizona, August 12, 1944 – Lawrence, Kansas, July 16, 2002) was a mathematician who worked on algebraic geometry, who proved the Riemann–Kempf singularity theorem, the Kempf–Ness theorem, the Kempf vanishing theorem, and who introduced Kempf varieties.
George Rushing Kempf
|Died||16 July 2002 57) (aged|
|Alma mater||Johns Hopkins University|
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
|Institutions||Johns Hopkins University|
|Doctoral advisor||Steven Kleiman|