The Last Boat from Lisbon: Conversations with Peter D. Lax

Hargittai, István
September 2010
Mathematical Intelligencer;Sep2010, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p24
Academic Journal
The article presents an interview with New York University professor Peter D. Lax. Lax spoke about his family, life and works. Lax's father Henry Lax and mother, Klara Kornfeld met in medical school. Lax reported that he went to the famous Minta Gimnazium for high school. Lax started his high-school studies in the Minta Gimnazium in Budapest.


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