Doctora Honoris Causa of Ingrid Daubechies
Mar 15, 2018
from 05:00 to 07:00
|Where||ENS de Lyon - Descartes campus - Kantor Theater|
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Baroness Ingrid Daubechies is a Belgian physicist and mathematician. Between 2004 and 2011 she was the William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor in the mathematics and applied mathematics departments at Princeton University. She taught at Princeton for 16 years. In January 2011 she moved to Duke University as a professor in mathematics. She was the first woman to be president of the International Mathematical Union (2011–2014). She is best known for her work with wavelets in image compression.
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