How a single principle of physics governs nature and society: Adrian Bejan at TEDxMidAtlantic 2012
Adrian Bejan is most recently the author of Design in Nature: How the Constructal Law Governs Evolution in Biology, Physics, Technology, and Social Organization. He is also a professor of engineering ...
Constructal Law Explained
Adrian Bejan, professor of materials science and mechanical engineering at Duke University, explains how constructal law underpins the natural organization and flow of everything in nature from rivers...
Jean-Pierre Changeux
Jean-Pierre Changeux ([ʃɑ̃ʒø]; born 6 April 1936) is a French neuroscientist known for his research in several fields of biology, from the structure and function of proteins (with a focus on the allos...
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Brian Hoskins
Sir Brian John Hoskins CBE FRS, (born 17 May 1945) is a British dynamical meteorologist and climatologist based at the Imperial College London and the University of Reading. A mathematician by trainin...
J. Tinsley Oden
J. Tinsley Oden (born December 25, 1936 in Alexandria, Louisiana) is the Associate Vice President for Research, the Director of the Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences, the Cockrell F...
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Andrew Majda
Andrew Joseph Majda (born 30 January 1949) is an American mathematician and the Morse Professor of Arts and Sciences at the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences of New York University. He is kno...
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Henryk Iwaniec
Henryk Iwaniec (born October 9, 1947) is a Polish American mathematician, and since 1987 a professor at Rutgers University.
Iwaniec studied at the University of Warsaw, where he got his Ph.D. in 1...
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Doug Altman
Professor Douglas G. Altman FMedSci (born 1948) is a British statistician. He is the Founder and Director of Centre for Statistics in Medicine and Cancer Research UK Medical Statistics Group.His varie...
Simon Donaldson
Sir Simon Kirwan Donaldson FRS (born 20 August 1957), is an English mathematician known for his work on the topology of smooth (differentiable) four-dimensional manifolds. He is currently a permanent...
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Adrian Smith (statistician)
Sir Adrian Frederick Melhuish Smith, FRS (born 1946) is a distinguished British statistician and formerly Principal of Queen Mary, University of London. From 1977–1990 he was Professor of Statistics a...
Peter Green (statistician)
Peter Green, FRS (born 28 April 1950) is a British Bayesian statistician. He is Emeritus Professor and Professorial Research Fellow at the University of Bristol, and a Professor at the University of T...
Stanley Osher
Stanley Osher (born April 24, 1942) is an American mathematician, known for his many contributions in shock capturing, level set methods, and PDE-based methods in computer vision and image processing....
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Richard Peto
Sir Richard Peto FRS (born 14 May 1943) is Professor of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology at the University of Oxford.He attended Taunton's School in Southampton and subsequently studied Natural Sci...
Jean-Michel Bismut
Jean-Michel Bismut (born 26 February 1948) is a French mathematician who has been a Professor at the Université Paris-Sud since 1981.He found a heat equation proof for the Atiyah–Singer index theorem....
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James Berger (statistician)
James O. Berger (born April 6, 1950 in Minneapolis, Minnesota) is an American statistician. He received a Ph.D. in mathematics from Cornell University in 1974. He was a faculty member in the Departmen...
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Ivo Babuška
Ivo M. Babuška (born March 22, 1926 in Prague) is a Czech-American mathematician, noted for his studies of the finite element method and the proof of the Babuška–Lax–Milgram theorem in partial differe...
Terry Speed
Terence Paul "Terry" Speed (born 14 March 1943), FAA FRS is an Australian statistician. A Senior Principal Research Scientist at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, he is known fo...
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Ronald L. Iman
Dr. Ronald L. Iman is an American statistician, currently president of Southwest Technology Consultants in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He was previously president of the American Statistical Association....
Bradley Efron
Bradley Efron (born May 24, 1938) is an American statistician best known for proposing the bootstrap resampling technique, which has had a major impact in the field of statistics and virtually every a...
Hilbert-Smith conjecture
In mathematics, the Hilbert–Smith conjecture is concerned with the transformation groups of manifolds; and in particular with the limitations on topological groups G that can act effectively (faithful...
Carsten Thomassen
Carsten Thomassen (born August 22, 1948 in Grindsted) is a Danish mathematician. He has been a Professor of Mathematics at the Technical University of Denmark since 1981, and since 1990 a member of t...
Jean Bourgain
Jean Bourgain (born 28 February 1954) is a Belgian mathematician. He has been a faculty member at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and, from 1985 until 1995, professor at Institut des Hau...
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Peter McCullagh
Peter McCullagh, FRS is an Irish statistician and John D. MacArthur Distinguished Service Professor in the Department of Statistics at the University of Chicago.
Originally from Plumbridge, Northe...
Allen Taflove
Allen Taflove is a full professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science of Northwestern's McCormick School of Engineering, since 1988. Since 1972, he has pioneered basic th...
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Chi-Wang Shu
Chi-Wang Shu (Chinese: 舒其望, born 1 January 1957) is the Theodore B. Stowell University Professor of Applied Mathematics at the Brown University. He is known for his research work in the fields of comp...
Richard D. Gill
Richard David Gill (born 11 September 1951) is a mathematician born in the United Kingdom who has lived in the Netherlands since 1974. As a probability theorist and statistician, Gill is known for his...
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Michel Talagrand
Michel Pierre Talagrand (born February 1952) is a French mathematician. Docteur ès sciences since 1977, he has been, since 1985, Directeur de Recherches at CNRS and a member of the Functional Analysi...
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Peter Lax
Peter David Lax (born 1 May 1926) is an American mathematician working in the areas of pure and applied mathematics. He has made important contributions to integrable systems, fluid dynamics and shock...
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