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The Eugene B. Dynkin Collection of Mathematics Interviews

This collection contains digitized copies of audio and video interviews conducted with mathematicians by Eugene Dynkin. It also contains biographical information and photos of these prominent mathematicians. Read the Introduction and Help sections  linked on the left of this page for more history and tips on using the collection.

Professor Dynkin died on November 14, 2014, read his obituary here. His wonderful foresight enabled this mathematics history to preserved before his passing.

Help is needed

Contributions to this site are needed, namely lists of topics covered in the interviews and translations or transcripts. Read more and find our contact info on the Introduction page.

Featured Interview

featured recording
Friday, July 7, 1989
Ithaca, NY