# Erdős Number

An Erdős Number is a co-authorship distance between an author and Paul Erdős.

**AKA:**Erdos Distance.**Example(s):**- for Paul Erdős is 0.
- for Pavol Hell is 1.
- for Rajeev Motwani is 2.
- for Jiawei Han is 3.
- for Gabor Melli is 4.

**See:**Co-authorship, Co-citation.

## References

### 2020

- (Wikipedia, 2020) ⇒ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erdős_number Retrieved:2020-9-29.
- The
**Erdős number**describes the "collaborative distance" between mathematician Paul Erdős and another person, as measured by authorship of mathematical papers. The same principle has been applied in other fields where a particular individual has collaborated with a large and broad number of peers.

- The