Palle Jorgensen

The University of Iowa
Mathematics

Palle Jorgensen, born in Denmark, is a professor in Mathematics at the University of Iowa, and has also taught at Stanford University and the University of Pennsylvania. His research is partly funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and his publication list includes more than 200 research papers and 8 books in math areas such as pure and applied (operator algebras, and harmonic analysis), and mathematical physics (quantum theory), financial mathematics, stochastic processes, and dynamical systems. His recent research includes wavelet theory, subdivision algorithms, spectral-tile duality, scaling, and fractals. For a 2002 wavelet book, and another 2006 in the Springer GTM series; see http://www.math.uiowa.edu/~jorgen