We kindly invite you to the Miklós Farkas Seminar
20 February (Thursday) 10.15, BME, H306
Mihály Hujter (BME, Department of Differential Equations)
Miklós Farkas and a brief history of applied math at TU Budapest
The history of the Technical University in Budapest began in the 18th century. The deep mathematical studies started around 1840. Among others, Vállas, Hunyady, J. Kőnig, Rados, Kürschák, D. Kőnig, Egerváry, Hajós, Gallai, Alexits were important professors of math. For more than 50 years Miklós Farkas (1932-2007) was a dominant person in applied mathematics education, mainly for mechanical engineering students. He published (wrote and edited) 15 books and 77 papers. The most famous is ,,Periodic Motions'' (Berlin, 1994).
Visit the ,,História Tudósnaptár'' homepage for more details on the above listed persons: https://tudosnaptar.kfki.hu/historia/
(István Faragó, János Karátson, Róbert Horváth, Miklós Mincsovics, Gabriella Svantnerné Sebestyén)
Visit the homepage of the seminar: http://math.bme.hu/AlkAnalSzemi