- 2005-2006

Isadore Singer

Thursday, March 23, 2006

Kirsch Auditorium, MIT Room 32-123

Some Geometry of the Past Half Century and Its Historical Background

Institute Professor Isadore Singer, a world-renowned mathematician known for his work covering a broad spectrum of geometry, analysis, and algebra, was MIT’s James R. Killian, Jr. Faculty Achievement Award winner for 2005–2006. “His work is fundamental in differential geometry, topology, in function and operator algebras and in partial differential equations,” said Professor Marcus Thompson, chair of the Killian Award Committee. See lecture coverage and Professor Singer’s obituary at MIT News