Peter David Lax

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Ph.D. New York University 1949 UnitedStates
Dissertation: Nonlinear System of Hyperbolic Partial Differential Equations in Two Independent Variables

Advisor: Kurt O. Friedrichs

Students:
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NameSchoolYearDescendants
Steven AlpernNew York University19731
Satish AnjilvelNew York University1984
Gregory BeylkinNew York University19825
Gui-Qiang ChenChinese Academy of Sciences198719
Li-an Laurence ChenNew York University1968
Min ChenNew York University1996
Alexandre ChorinNew York University1966219
Melvyn CimentNew York University1968
Gary DeemNew York University1969
Carlos De MouraNew York University19768
Shlomo EngelbergNew York University1994
Charles EpsteinNew York University19835
Hector FattoriniNew York University19652
Linus FoyNew York University1962
Porter GerberNew York University1968
Michael GhilNew York University197571
Charles GoldsteinNew York University1967
William GoodhueNew York University1971
Susan HahnNew York University1957
Milton HalemNew York University1968
Amiram HartenNew York University1974
Brian HayesNew York University1994
Reuben HershNew York University196213
James HymanNew York University19765
Donald IsaacNew York University1970
Gray JenningsNew York University1971
Kayyunnapara JosephNew York University19871
Robert KalabaNew York University1958
Spyridon KamvissisNew York University1991
Barbara KeyfitzNew York University19702
Arnold LapidusNew York University1967
James La VitaNew York University1967
Charles LevermoreNew York University198243
George LogemannNew York University1965
James MoellerNew York University19613
Lucien NeustadtNew York University1960
Sebastian NoelleNew York University199014
Gideon PeyserNew York University1957
George PimbleyNew York University1957
Julian PrinceNew York University1967
Donald Quarles, Jr.New York University1964
Jeffrey RauchNew York University197132
Kennard ReedNew York University1963
Milton RoseNew York University1953
Norman RushfieldNew York University1963
Yiorgos SmyrlisNew York University19892
Blair SwartzNew York University1970
Mikhail TeytelNew York University1996
Feiran TianNew York University1991
Peter TreuenfelsNew York University1957
Stephanos VenakidesNew York University198211
Homer WalkerNew York University19709
Burton WendroffNew York University1958
Andrew WinklerNew York University1987
Yahan YangNew York University1991

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