Mathematical Digest

Short Summaries of Articles about Mathematics
in the Popular Press

"Interviewwith Dr. Ingrid Daubechies." Interviewed in 2002 by Dorian Devins, NationalAcademies of Sciences web site.

This is an hour-long interview, divided into six parts, in which mathematicianIngrid Daubechies talks about her early life, how she became interested inmathematics, her research in wavelets, and the work environment at PrincetonUniversity and Bell Labs. Daubechies expresses her belief that no matter howsophisticated the mathematics, it can be explained to non-mathematicians. Thesite uses RealOne Player.

--- Mike Breen