Yitzhak Katznelson

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Yitzhak Katznelson
Born 1934 (age 83–84)
Jerusalem, Mandatory Palestine
Nationality Israeli
Alma mater University of Paris
Awards Steele Prize (2002)
Scientific career
Fields Mathematics
Institutions Stanford University
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Doctoral advisor Szolem Mandelbrojt
Doctoral students Bryna Kra

Yitzhak Katznelson (Hebrew: יצחק כצנלסון‎; born 1934) is an Israeli mathematician.

Katznelson was born in Jerusalem. He received his doctoral degree from the University of Paris in 1956.[1] He is a professor of mathematics at Stanford University.

He is the author of An Introduction to Harmonic Analysis, which won the Steele Prize for Mathematical Exposition in 2002.[2]

In 2012 he became a fellow of the American Mathematical Society.[3]


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