Memoirs of the American Mathematical Society 1984; 74 pp; softcover Volume: 48 Reprint/Revision History: reprinted 1987 ISBN10: 0821822985 ISBN13: 9780821822982 List Price: US$19 Individual Members: US$11.40 Institutional Members: US$15.20 Order Code: MEMO/48/298
 Table of Contents  G. B. Dantzig  Reminiscences about the origins of linear programming
 L. Gårding  Functional analysis in the theory of partial differential equations
 F. C. Hoppensteadt  Some influences of population biology on mathematics
 K. Kreith  PDE generalizations of the Sturm comparison theorem
 J. Neyman and R. Price  Stochastic theory of epidemicscontinuing efforts to achieve realism
 W. Wasow  The origins of turning point theory
