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By Dan Givoli,Marcus J. Grote,George C. Papanicolaou,Daniel Czamanski,Marcus Grote

ThisvolumecelebratestheeightiethbirthdayofJosephB. Keller. The authors who contributed to this quantity belong to what could be known as the “Keller tuition of utilized arithmetic. ” they're former scholars, postdoctoral fellows and vacationing scientists who've collaborated with Joe (some of them nonetheless do) in the course of his lengthy profession. all of them examine Joe as their final (role) version. JoeKeller’sdistinguishedcareerhasbeendividedbetweentheCourant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at manhattan college, the place he got all his levels (his PhD adviser being the nice R. Courant himself) and served as a professor for 30 years, and Stanford collage, the place he has been when you consider that 1978. The appended images spotlight a few scenes from the previous days. those that recognize Joe Keller’s paintings were regularly surprised by way of its variety and breadth. it truly is thought of a widely known fact that there's now not a unmarried vital sector in utilized arithmetic or physics which Keller didn't give a contribution to. this is often liked, for instance, by means of glancing via his checklist of booklet incorporated during this quantity. App- priately, the papers during this booklet, written with Joe’s proposal, conceal various program components; jointly they span the extensive topic of mathematical modeling. The versions mentioned within the publication describe the habit of varied platforms reminiscent of these with regards to ?nance, waves, - croorganisms, shocks, DNA, ?ames, touch, optics, ?uids, bubbles and jets. Joe’s job comprises many extra parts, which regrettably aren't represented here.

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