# Nicholas Metropolis

**Nicholas Constantine Metropolis** (June 11, 1915 – Los Alamos, Nuevo Mexico, October 17, 1999)
was an American mathematician, physicist, and computer scientist. He is one of the founders of the Metropolis Monte Carlo method.

## Publications[edit]

Incomplete list:

- Nicholas Metropolis and S. Ulam "The Monte Carlo Method", Journal of the American Statistical Association
**44**pp. 335-341 (1949) - Nicholas Metropolis, Arianna W. Rosenbluth, Marshall N. Rosenbluth, Augusta H. Teller and Edward Teller, "Equation of State Calculations by Fast Computing Machines", Journal of Chemical Physics
**21**pp.1087-1092 (1953) - N. Metropolis "The Beginnning of the Monte Carlo Method" Los Alamos Science
**15**pp. 125-130 (1987)