Heinz Bauer was bornon 31 January 1928 in Germany. Third generation to run Bauer Media Group, mass-media company founded by his grandfather in 1875. The $2.7 billion (sales) group publishes everything from TV guides to special interest publications like Auto Zeitung (cars) and kochen & geniessen (cooking), to magazines like Neue Post. U.S. titles include First for Women, Woman's World and InTouch. Sells in 15 countries including Mexico, Russia and China. Is one of Britain's largest radio producers after acquiring various divisions from British media company Emap in 2007. Daughter Yvonne is now CEO of Bauer Media Group; he is chairman.
His research focus was the Potential theory, Probability theory and Functional analysisBauer received the Chauvenet Prize in 1980 and became a member of the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina in 1986
After a short time from 1961 to 1965 as professor at the University of Hamburg he stayed his whole career at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Bauer studied at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg and received his PhD there in 1953 under the supervision of Otto Haupt and finished his habilitation in 1956, both for work with Otto Haupt
Heinz Bauer (31 January 1928 – 15 August 2002) was a German mathematician