Died the founder of modern mathematical physics Ludwig Faddeev

Died the founder of modern mathematical physics Ludwig Faddeev© Photo: faddeev.com

An outstanding physicist and mathematician, member of the Academy of Sciences Ludwig Faddeev died in St. Petersburg, writes the edition «Fontanka».

The scientist died the morning of February 26 after a long illness. 23 Mar Faddeeva would have turned 83 years old. Farewell to scientists on 1st of March, time and place yet to be announced, according to «Fontanka».

Academician Faddeev — one of the founders of modern mathematical physics. He made a decisive contribution to the solution of three dimensional inverse problem of quantum scattering theory, quantum three-body problem, in quantization of gauge fields and create a quantum theory of solitons and quantum method of the inverse problem.

Faddeev is the author of over 200 scientific papers on physics and mathematics. He was a laureate of many national and international awards, including the State prize of the USSR and Russia, Demidov prize, a Gold medal named after Dirac medal of the max Planck prize Poincare. Faddeev — holder of orders of Lenin, Labour red banner, Friendship of Peoples, «For merits before Fatherland» III and IV degrees. Elected a foreign member of several foreign academies of Sciences. Honorary citizen of St. Petersburg.

In honor of Faddeev in 2016 was established the international medal.

Died the founder of modern mathematical physics Ludwig Faddeev© RIA Novostinearly Ludwig Faddeev receives State award from the hands of Vladimir Putin

 

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1 Comment on "Died the founder of modern mathematical physics Ludwig Faddeev"

  1. Dr.Ali Reza Assar | 27.02.2017 at 07:31 |

    I knew him for many years and he taught me many things. RIP my dear Prof.

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