Friends, colleagues, and collaborators celebrate the life and exposit the extraordinary mathematical results of Maryam Mirzakhani.
Jonathan D. Hauenstein from the University of Notre Dame and Kathryn Mann from Brown University provide introductions to their Invited Addresses for the AMS Fall Southeastern Sectional.
Hydrodynamic instability and turbulence are found everywhere in nature, such as the air flow around an airplane. Hydrodynamic stability goes back to such luminaries as Helmholtz, O. Reynolds, and G. I. Taylor. In the November issue of Notices, researcher Y. Charles Li details how hydrodynamicists have been trying to lay down a rigorous mathematical foundation for linear hydrodynamic stability theory ever since its beginning.