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An essay of scientific, pedagogical and public activity of Mikhail Alekseevich Lavrent’ev in the Academy of Sciences of Ukr SSR. (Russian) Zbl 0626.01019
Investigations of function theory of a complex variable with application to continuum mechanics, Collect. sci. Works, Kiev 1986, 3-15 (1986).
[For the entire collection see Zbl 0617.00018.]
The paper is devoted to the activity of M. A. Lavrent’ev in the Academy of Sciences of Ukrainian SSR in the period 1939-1949. The authors present his scientific, pedagogical and public activity. Scientific interests of A. M. Lavrent’ev in that period were connected with the theory of functions of complex variables and its applications in mechanics of continuous bodies. He founded a school in this field which is active up today.
Reviewer: R.Murawski
MSC:
01A60 History of mathematics in the 20th century
01A70 Biographies, obituaries, personalia, bibliographies
74-03 History of mechanics of deformable solids
30-03 History of functions of a complex variable
Biographic References:
Lavrent’ev, M. A.