Louis Nirenberg: Quiz

Question 1: He became a professor at the ________ at New York University.
Polytechnic Institute of New York UniversityNew York University Stern School of BusinessCourant Institute of Mathematical SciencesNew York University College of Arts and Science

Question 2: Louis Nirenberg (born 28 February 1925) is a ________-born mathematician, and one of the outstanding analysts of the twentieth century.
CanadaBarbadosUnited StatesUnited Kingdom

Question 3: He has made fundamental contributions to linear and nonlinear ________ and their application to complex analysis and geometry.
Partial differential equationEigenvalue, eigenvector and eigenspaceHeat equationDirac delta function

Question 4: He has received many honours and awards, including the ________, the Bôcher Prize, the Jeffery-Williams Prize, the Steele Prize, and the National Medal of Science.
SwedenShing-Tung YauCrafoord PrizeE. O. Wilson

Question 5: He studied as an undergraduate at ________, and obtained his doctorate from New York University in 1949 under the direction of James Stoker.
The Presbyterian College, MontrealHarvard UniversityMcGill UniversityUniversité de Montréal

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