David Gottlieb | |
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Born | |

Died | 6 December 2008 | (aged 64)

Nationality | Israeli |

Alma mater | Tel Aviv University |

Known for | numerical analysis |

Scientific career | |

Fields | Mathematics |

Institutions | Tel Aviv University Brown University |

Doctoral advisor | Saul Abarbanel |

**David Gottlieb** (November 14, 1944 – December 6, 2008) was an Israeli mathematician.

## Biography

David Gottlieb was born in Tel Aviv. He received his PhD in 1972 from the Department of Mathematics at Tel Aviv University under the guidance of Saul Abarbanel. He was a professor of applied mathematics at Brown from 1985 until his death.^{[1]}

His research focused on numerical analysis, especially as applied to nonlinear partial differential equations.

He was a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

## References

## External links

- David Gottlieb at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
- Saul Abarbanel, Sigal Gottlieb, Jan S. Hesthaven, and Chi-Wang Shu, "David I. Gottlieb", Biographical Memoirs of the National Academy of Sciences (2014)