IIT Karl Menger Lecture and Award Archive

  • Columbia University Professor Philip Protter

    Seventh Annual Karl Menger Lecture and Awards

    Columbia University Professor Philip Protter The Department of Applied Mathematics is hosting the seventh annual Karl Menger Lecture and Awards honoring Karl Menger, influential mathematician and professor of mathematics at IIT from 1946 to 1971, on Monday, April 22 and…

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  • Speakers from Columbia, Harvard, Fermilab Featured in CSL Spring Lecture Series

    Speakers from Columbia, Harvard, Fermilab Featured in CSL Spring Lecture Series

    The College of Science and Letters will host six lectures this spring featuring distinguished scholars from Columbia, Harvard, Fermilab, and more. Students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the university are welcome. Topics will range from the architectural dimensions of…

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  • Menger Day 2012 - Phillip Holmes pic-2.jpg

    Sixth Annual IIT Karl Menger Lecture and Award

    Philip Holmes, Eugene Higgins Professor of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University Karl Menger taught mathematics at IIT from 1946-1971. Considered one of the great mathematicians of the 20th century, he also inspired countless students. Alumni, faculty, students, and friends…

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