|Alma mater||University of Geneva|
|Institutions||University of Geneva|
|Doctoral advisor||Gerhard Wanner|
He wrote, with others, Solving Ordinary Differential Equations (Hairer, Nørsett, Wanner) and L'analyse au fil de l'histoire (Hairer, Wanner).
Awards and honors
In 2009 a conference on scientific computing and differential equations was held in honor of his 60th birthday, at the University of Geneva, and in the same year the 7th International Conference in Numerical Analysis and Applied Mathematics in Crete was dedicated in his honor.
In 2009–2010 he was John-von-Neumann guest professor at the Technical University of Munich.
- Book of abstracts from Conference in honour of E. Hairer's 60th birthday 17–20 June 2009, Univ. of Geneva, retrieved 2011-05-06.
- Ernst Hairer at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
- Editorial Board, Mathematics of Computation, American Mathematical Society. Accessed 2011-05-07.
- Editorial Board, Journal of Scientific Computing, Springer-Verlag. Accessed 2011-05-07.
- Honorary doctorate, The Lundian, vol. 16, no. 116, 2003; p. 4
- Ernst Hairer Receives Honorary Doctorate from Lund University, , NA Digest, June 7, 2003 Volume 3, Issue 23.
- Close in Spirit to Peter Henrici, SIAM News, December 1, 2003, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics. Accessed 2011-05-06.
- ICNAAM 2009, retrieved 2011-05-06.