Mark Jay Ablowitz
June 5, 1945
|Alma mater|| University of Rochester (BS)|
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (PhD)
|Awards||Sloan Research Fellowship [ when? ]|
|Institutions|| University of Colorado Boulder |
|Thesis||Non-Linear Dispersive Waves and Multiphase Modes (1971)|
|Doctoral advisor||David Benney|
|Doctoral students||Rudy Horne|
Mark Jay Ablowitz (born June 5, 1945, New York) [ citation needed ]is a professor in the department of Applied Mathematics at the University of Colorado at Boulder, Colorado. He was born in New York City.
Ablowitz received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Rochester,[ when? ] and completed his Ph.D. in Mathematics under the supervision of David Benney at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1971.
Ablowitz was an assistant professor of Mathematics at Clarkson University during 1971–1975 and an associate professor during 1975–1976. He visited the Program in Applied Mathematics founded by Ahmed Cemal Eringen at Princeton University during 1977–1978. He was a professor of Mathematics at Clarkson during 1976-1985 where he became the Chairman of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science in 1979. On July 1, 1985, he was appointed as the Dean of Science of Clarkson University and served there until he joined to the department of Applied Mathematics (APPM) at University of Colorado Boulder on June 30, 1989.
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