# Sof'ja Aleksandrovna Janovskaja

January 31, 1896 - October 24, 1966

Professor of Mathematics at Moscow State University. Received the prized
Order of Lenin in 1951. In 1959 she became the first chairperson of the
newly created department of mathematical logic at Moscow State University.

### References

- Anellis, Irving H. "Sof'ja Aleksandrovna Janovskaja," Women of Mathematics: A Bibliographic Sourcebook. Edited by Louise S.
Grinstein and Paul J. Campbell, Greenwood Press, 1987, p80-85.
- Bazhanov, V.A. "Restoration: S.A.Yanovskaya's Path In Logic", History and Philosophy of Logic, Vol. 22, No. 3 (2001), 129-133.
- MathSciNet [subscription required]
- Author Profile at zbMath
- Biography at the MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive