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Ladyzhenskaya, Olga

First Name: 
Olga
Middle Name or Initial: 
Aleksandrovna
Last Name: 
Ladyzhenskaya
Place and Date of Birth: 
Kologriv. March 7, 1922
Place and Date of Death: 
St. Petersburg, January 12, 2004

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D., 1949
Degree 1 (School): 
Leningrad State University
Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
Doc.Sci. 1953
Degree 2 (School): 
Moscow State University
Most Recent Employer: 
Physics Department at St. Petersburg University, St. Petersburg branch of the Steklov Mathematical Institute
Field(s): 
partial differential equations
Honors: 
Russian Academy of Sciences, 1981
"Doctor honoris causa", University of Bonn., 2002

Stroock, Daniel

First Name: 
Daniel
Middle Name or Initial: 
W.
Last Name: 
Stroock
Place and Date of Birth: 
3/20/1940 (New York City)
Employer at time of interview: 
MIT

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
B.A. 1962
Degree 1 (School): 
Harvard College
Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1966
Degree 2 (School): 
Rockefeller Institute
Most Recent Employer: 
MIT
Field(s): 
probability theory
partial differential equations
Honors: 
American Academy of Arts and Sciences 1991, National Academy of Sciences of the USA 1995, AMS Steele Prize 1996

Shubin, Mikhail

First Name: 
Mikhail
Last Name: 
Shubin
Place and Date of Birth: 
12/19/1944 (Kuibyshev, Samara, USSR)
Employer at time of interview: 
Moscow State University

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
M.Sc. 1966
Degree 1 (School): 
Moscow State University
Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D 1969
Degree 2 (School): 
Moscow State University
Degree 3 (Type and Year): 
D.Sc. 1981
Degree 3 (School): 
Steklov Mathematics Institute
Most Recent Employer: 
Northeastern University
Field(s): 
partial differential equations
Geometry
analysis

Lewy, Hans

Status: 
D
First Name: 
Hans
Last Name: 
Lewy
Place and Date of Birth: 
10/20/1904 (Wroclaw, Poland)
Place and Date of Death: 
08/23/88

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D 1925
Degree 1 (School): 
Georg-August-Universit├Ąt
Most Recent Employer: 
Berkeley
Field(s): 
partial differential equations
Honors: 
Wolf Prize

Landis, Evgenii

Status: 
D
First Name: 
Evgenii
Middle Name or Initial: 
Mikhailovich
Last Name: 
Landis
Place and Date of Birth: 
10/6/1921 (Kharkiv, USSR)
Place and Date of Death: 
12/12/97

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D 1953
Degree 1 (School): 
Moscow State University
Most Recent Employer: 
Moscow State University
Field(s): 
partial differential equations
Honors: 
Moscow Mathematical Society Prize 1951

Krylov, Nicolai

First Name: 
Nicolai
Middle Name or Initial: 
V.
Last Name: 
Krylov
Place and Date of Birth: 
Sudogda, Vladimir Region
Employer at time of interview: 
University of Minnesota

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
M.Sc. 1963
Degree 1 (School): 
Moscow State University
Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1966
Degree 2 (School): 
Moscow State University
Degree 3 (Type and Year): 
D.Sc. 1973
Degree 3 (School): 
Moscow State University
Most Recent Employer: 
University of Minnesota
Field(s): 
probability theory
partial differential equations
Honors: 
American Academy of Arts and Sciences 1993
2004 Steele Prize

Friedman, Avner

First Name: 
Avner
Last Name: 
Friedman
Place and Date of Birth: 
11/19/1932 (Israel)
Employer at time of interview: 
Northwestern University

Education

Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1956
Degree 2 (School): 
Hebrew University
Most Recent Employer: 
Ohio State University
Field(s): 
partial differential equations