George Haller



Department of Mechanical Engineering

 

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Faculty of Engineering Distinguished Professor (on leave)


Macdonald Engineering Building, Rm 270 [Map]
817 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 0C3
 
 
+1 (514) 398-5344 [Office]


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PhD California Institute of Technology, 1994

 

Publications

http://georgehaller.com

Research interests

Nonlinear dynamical systems theory, rigid body dynamics, fluid dynamics, coherent structures, flow mixing, aerodynamic separation, Hamiltonian systems, invariant manifolds, singular perturbation theory

Appointment history

1993-1994 Visiting Member, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University

1994-1999 Assistant Professor, Division of Applied Mathematics, Brown University

1999-2001 Associate Professor, Division of Applied Mathematics, Brown University

2001-2005 Associate Professsor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT

2005-2007 Professsor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT

2006-2007 Vice President and Head of Budapest Mathematical Modeling Center, Morgan Stanley

2007-2009 Executive Director and Head of Budapest Mathematical Modeling Center; regional co-head of IDEAS, Morgan Stanley

2009-2011 Chair, Department of Mechanical Engineering, McGill University

2009- Faculty of Engineering Distinguished Professor, McGill Univeristy

Awards and honors

• J. Manning Assistant Professor 1996• Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow in Applied Mathematics 1997• Albert Szent-Gyorgyi Fellow 2003• Doctor of Science, Hungarian Academy of Science 2005• ASME Special Achievement Award in Applied Mechanics 2005• SCI Institute Distinguished Lecturer, University of Utah 2007• Plenary lecture, SIAM Conf. on Applications of Dynamical. Systems 2007• Honorary Doctorate, Budapest University of Technology and Economics 2008

Editorial activity

Associate Editor, Journal of Nonlinear Science

Associate Editor, SIAM Journal on Mathematical Analysis (2001-2010)