Fritz John Lecture Series
In celebration of the 100th birthday of
Fritz John

The lectures are part of the mathematics colloquium and they take place on Mondays in Warren Weaver Hall (251 Mercer Street) room 1302.

Nov 22nd, 2010, 3:45

Demetrios Christodoulou (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich)
The formation of shocks in three space dimensions

Nov 29th, 2010, 3:15pm

Sergiu Klainerman (Princeton)
Brief history of the vector-field method and the role played by F. John

A reception will follow in the 13th floor lounge

Notice the special time: Prof. Klainerman’s lecture will not be preceded by tea, but followed by a reception in the 13th floor lounge.

Feb 28th, 2011, 3:45

Charles Epstein (University of Pennsylvania)
Ill-posed problems

May 2, 2011, 3:45

Gilles Pisier (Texas A& M)
Fritz John's ellipsoid and the geometry of high dimensional convex bodies

Date TBD

Hans Lindblad (UC San Diego)
Title forthcoming