Past Faculty

Arne K. Beurling

School of Mathematics
Affiliation
Mathematics

From the University of St. Andrews:

[Arne] Beurling worked on the theory of generalized functions, differential equations, harmonic analysis, Dirichlet series, and potential theory. The concepts of energy and the Dirichlet integral took Beurling to a global axiomatic theory called the theory of Dirichlet spaces for complex functions.

University of St. Andrews

Dates at IAS
Emeritus
  • Mathematics
9/197311/1986
Faculty
  • Mathematics
9/19546/1973
Member
  • Mathematics
9/19526/1954
Degrees
Uppsala University Ph.D., 1933
Honors
University of Yeshiva Science Award 1963
Celsius Gold Medal, Royal Society of Science, Uppsala 1963
Swedish Academy of Sciences Prizes 1937 and 1946
Beurling Year Mittag-Leffler Institute, Stockholm 1976-77
Honorary Member Swedish Math Society