Smalefest records, 1984-1992.


Smalefest records, 1984-1992.

Includes correspondence, grant proposals, publicity, and conference proceedings of the Smalefest at UC Berkeley.

1 box (.2 linear ft.)


SNAC Resource ID: 7636650

UC Berkeley Libraries

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Hirsch, Morris W., 1933- (person)

Smalefest (corporateBody)

An international research conference in honor of Professor Stephen Smale's 60th birthday held August 5-9, 1990 at UC Berkeley. Conference proceedings title: "From Topology to Computation: Unity and Diversity in the Mathematical Sciences." From the description of Smalefest records, 1984-1992. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 51232545 ...

Smale, Stephen, 1930-.... (person)

Stephen Smale, born in 1930 in Flint, Michigan, is an American mathematician who worked for over thirty years in the Department of Mathematics at the University of California, Berkeley (1960-1995). Early work produced proofs of a sphere eversion (1958) and the Poincaré conjecture for all dimensions greater than or equal to 5. His work in differential topology was followed by an interest in dynamical systems, which produced the famous Smale horseshoe. Smale was awarded the Fields Medal in 1966 a...