The Best Possible Shapes of Surfaces
12 December 2018
- Refectory of Augustinian Abbey at Mendel Square - Mendel Museum
About the lecture
Duke University, US
- Prof. Robert L. Bryant is the Phillip Griffiths Professor of Mathematics at Duke University.
- His research involves geometric partial differential equations (calculus on curved objects) and its applications to a wide variety of problems in differential geometry, integrable systems, and algebraic geometry.
- He has served on the faculties of Rice University, the University of California at Berkeley, and Duke University and has also served as the director of the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute in Berkeley, California and as the president of the American Mathematical Society.