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My second column appears in the May 2019 issue of the Notices of the American Mathematical Society. The article talks about reviewers – the thousands of people who put the “Reviews” in “Mathematical Reviews”! Besides giving some general information, there … Continue reading
A recent installment of the My Favorite Theorem podcast by Kevin Knudson and Evelyn Lamb features Ursula Whitcher, who is an Associate Editor at Mathematical Reviews. Listen to the interview here.
Laure Saint-Raymond is a mathematician working in partial differential equations, fluid mechanics, and statistical mechanics. She is a professor at l’École Normale Supérieure de Paris and the Université Pierre et Marie Curie (also known as Paris VI). In 2013, she became … Continue reading
Jonathan Borwein passed away on August 1st. He was a prolific mathematician, with 427 publications as of this writing. He was also quite broad, publishing in number theory, operations research, calculus of variations, and many other subjects. Many people knew … Continue reading
Over the course of Mathematical Reviews’ 75-year history, there have been many famous researchers who were also active reviewers. As pointed out by Norman Richert in his article Mathematical Reviews Celebrates 75 Years, the first issue of Mathematical Reviews (in January … Continue reading