# Faculty Profile

# Jalal M. I. Shatah

Professor of Mathematics

shatah@cims.nyu.edu

212-998-3328

Warren Weaver Hall, Office 712

## Education

Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, Brown University, USA, 1983.

M.S., Applied Mathematics, Brown University, USA, 1981.

B.S., Mathematics and Engineering Science, University of Texas, Austin, USA, 1979.

## Research Interests

My research focuses on the problem of global existence and asymptotic behavior of small solutions to nonlinear hyperbolic and dispersive equations.

## Selected Publications

J. Shatah and M. Struwe,
"The Cauchy problem for wave maps",
International Mathematics Research Notices,
no. 11, 555-571 (2002)

J. Shatah and C. Zeng,
"Geometry and a priori estimates for free boundary problems of the Euler equation",
Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics
61, no. 5, 698-744 (2008)

P. Germain, N. Masmoudi, and J. Shatah,
"Global solutions for the gravity water waves equation in dimension 3",
Annals of Mathematics
175, no. 2, 691-754 (2012)