MATHEMATICIAN

Karen Uhlenbeck

1942 - Today

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Karen Keskulla Uhlenbeck (born August 24, 1942) is an American mathematician and one of the founders of modern geometric analysis. She is a professor emeritus of mathematics at the University of Texas at Austin, where she held the Sid W. Richardson Foundation Regents Chair. She is currently a distinguished visiting professor at the Institute for Advanced Study and a visiting senior research scholar at Princeton University.Uhlenbeck was elected to the American Philosophical Society in 2007. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karen Uhlenbeck has received more than 346,732 page views. Her biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Karen Uhlenbeck is the 265th most popular mathematician (down from 248th in 2019), the 2,187th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,982nd in 2019) and the 12th most popular Mathematician.

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Among MATHEMATICIANS

Among mathematicians, Karen Uhlenbeck ranks 265 out of 823Before her are Abraham bar Hiyya, Jean-Robert Argand, Eugène Charles Catalan, Sam Loyd, Gotthold Eisenstein, and Helge von Koch. After her are Pavel Alexandrov, René-Louis Baire, Igor Ansoff, Joseph Bertrand, Tatyana Afanasyeva, and Seki Takakazu.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1942, Karen Uhlenbeck ranks 154Before her are Nicole Fontaine, Sigfried Held, Robert Ballard, Rei Kawakubo, Silvia Federici, and Fatma Girik. After her are Bill Conti, Jean-Pierre Jabouille, Rose Francine Rogombé, Chris Sarandon, Vladimir Dzhanibekov, and Peter Norman.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Karen Uhlenbeck ranks 2,187 out of 18,182Before her are Maria Mitchell (1818), Neil Sedaka (1939), Robert Gallo (1937), Lisa Bonet (1967), Prescott Bush (1895), and James Bowie (1796). After her are Kim Hunter (1922), King C. Gillette (1855), Moondog (1916), The Undertaker (1965), Edward Zwick (1952), and Victor Mature (1913).

Among MATHEMATICIANS In United States

Among mathematicians born in United States, Karen Uhlenbeck ranks 12Before her are Edward Norton Lorenz (1917), Herbert A. Hauptman (1917), Mary Jackson (1921), Alonzo Church (1903), Lloyd Shapley (1923), and Sam Loyd (1841). After her are Richard S. Hamilton (1943), Paul Cohen (1934), John Milnor (1931), Jesse Douglas (1897), Richard Hamming (1915), and Stephen Smale (1930).