Yurii Reshetnyak

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Yurii Grigorievich Reshetnyak
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Native name
Юрий Григорьевич Решетняк
Born (1929-09-26) September 26, 1929 (age 89)
CitizenshipUSSR, Russia
Alma materLeningrad State University
Scientific career
Doctoral advisorA. D. Aleksandrov

Yurii Grigorievich Reshetnyak (Russian: Ю́рий Григо́рьевич Решетня́к) (September 26, 1929, Leningrad) is a Soviet Russian mathematician and academician.[1]

He is working in geometry and the theory of functions of a real variable. He is known for his work in the Reshetnyak gluing theorem. Reshetnyak received the 2000 Lobachevsky Prize from the Russian Academy of Sciences.[2]

Selected publications[edit]

  • Space mappings with bounded distortion. Translations of Mathematical Monographs. 73. Providence, RI: American Mathematical Society. 1989. ISBN 0-8218-4526-8; 362 pp.[3]
  • with A. D. Aleksandrov: General theory of irregular curves [translated from the Russian by L. Ya. Yuzina]. Dordrecht & Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers. 1989. ISBN 9027728119; x+288 pp.