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Olga Oleinik

Soviet mathematician

Died when: 76 years 103 days (915 months)
Star Sign: Cancer


Olga Oleinik

Olga Arsenievna Oleinik (also as Oleinik) HFRSE (Russian: ?´???? ????´?????? ???´????) (2 July 1925 – 13 October 2001) was a Soviet mathematician who conducted pioneering work on the theory of partial differential equations, the theory of strongly inhomogeneous elastic media, and the mathematical theory of boundary layers.

She was a student of Ivan Petrovsky.She studied and worked at the Moscow State University.She received many prizes for her remarkable contributions: the in 1952; the State Prize 1988; the in 1995; and the Prize of the Russian Academy of Sciences in 1995.

Also she was member of several foreign academies of sciences, and earned several honorary degrees.

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