Past Faculty

Luis Caffarelli

School of Mathematics
Nonlinear partial differential equations
Affiliation
Mathematics
Field of Study
Nonlinear partial differential equations

From the American Mathematical Society:

Some of [Luis Caffarelli's] most significant contributions are the regularity of free boundary problems and solutions to nonlinear elliptic partial differential equations, optimal transportation theory, and, more recently, results in the theory of homogenization. 

American Mathematical Society (2014)

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Mathematics
1/20093/2009 Spring
Faculty
  • Mathematics
9/19866/1996
Degrees
University of Buenos Aires Ph.D., 1972
University of Buenos Aires M.Sc., 1968
Honors
Leroy P. Steele Prize for Lifetime Achievement 2009
Rolf Schock Prize, Swedish Royal Academy of Science 2005
Premio Konex Platimo-Brillante 2003
Bocher Prize 1984
Stampacchi Prize (co-awarded) 1982
Appointments
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences 1994–1997 Professor
IAS, Princeton 1986–1996 Professor
University of Chicago 1983–1986 Professor