Abbas Bahri

Tunisian mathematician

Abbas Bahri (1 January 1955 – 10 January 2016) was a Tunisian mathematician.[1] He was the winner of the Fermat Prize and the Langevin Prize in mathematics.[1] He was a professor of mathematics at Rutgers University.

Abbas Bahri
Born(1955-01-01)1 January 1955
Died10 January 2016(2016-01-10) (aged 61)
Alma materPierre-and-Marie-Curie University
OccupationMathematician, Professor at Rutgers University

He mainly studied the calculus of variations, partial differential equations, and differential geometry. He introduced the method of the critical points at infinity, which is a fundamental step in the calculus of variations.

On 10 January 2016, he died following a long illness at the age of 61.[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Fifth Saudi Science conference "An Interview with Professor Abbas Bahri"". Archived from the original on 2014-05-04. Retrieved 2014-05-09.

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