Tel Aviv University Hello everyone, The next colloquium talk will be held on: Monday, 6/5/2013, 12:15, Schreiber 006, Tel Aviv University. Speaker: Haim Brezis (Technion, Rutgers, Paris 6) Title: Henri PoincarĂ©, a founding father of the modern theory of PDEs. The abstract is given below. Tea and coffee at 12:00, same room. Hope to see you there. For information about future colloquia, see <http://www.math.tau.ac.il/~ostrover/colloquium/colloq2012.html> Yours, Yaron ************************************* Abstract: I will discuss fundamental contributions of Henri PoincarĂ© to the development of Partial Differential Equations in the 20th century; in particular, the solution of the Dirichlet problem, some nonlinear problems associated with the Laplacian, the spectral theory of the Laplacian, and much more. --------------------------------------------------------- Technion Math Net-2 (TECHMATH2) Editor: Michael Cwikel <techm@math.technion.ac.il> Announcement from: <ostrover@post.tau.ac.il>