Steklow Institute for Mathematics
The Steklow Institute for Mathematics ( Russian Математический институт им. В. А. Стеклова ) is a research institute specializing in mathematics in Moscow and Saint Petersburg .
It was founded in Leningrad on April 28, 1934 and named after the mathematician Vladimir Steklov . In 1940 the institute moved to Moscow, mainly for reasons of space.
As of January 2009, the institute has 13 departments in different areas ( algebra , number theory , theoretical physics ).
The Steklow Institute is one of the world's leading basic mathematical research institutes.
- ↑ Steklov Mathematical Institute - About the Institute (English)
- ↑ Steklov Mathematical Institute - Departments (English)
Coordinates: 55 ° 41 ′ 41.9 ″ N , 37 ° 33 ′ 53.2 ″ E