David Gottlieb (mathematician)

David Gottlieb
Born (1944-11-14)14 November 1944
Tel Aviv, Israel
Died 6 December 2008(2008-12-06) (aged 64)
Nationality Israeli
Alma mater Tel Aviv University
Known for numerical analysis
Scientific career
Fields Mathematics
Institutions Tel Aviv University
Brown University
Doctoral advisor Saul Abarbanel

David Gottlieb (November 14, 1944 – December 6, 2008) was an Israeli mathematician. Gottlieb received his PhD in 1972 from the Department of Mathematics at Tel Aviv University under the guidance of Saul Abarbanel. He was a professor of applied mathematics at Brown from 1985 until his death.

His research focused on numerical analysis, especially as applied to nonlinear partial differential equations.

He was a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.


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