Emeriti

Ralph Abraham
  • Title
    • Professor Emeritus of Mathematics
  • Division Physical & Biological Sciences Division
  • Department
    • Mathematics Department
  • Phone
    831-459-3158
  • Email
  • Website
  • Office Location
    • Spring 2017 McHenry 4153
  • Mail Stop Mathematics Department
  • Mailing Address
    • 1156 High Street
    • Santa Cruz CA 95064

Research Interests

Ralph Abraham's work is devoted to applied and computational Mathematics. His focus is on the theories of dynamical systems, chaos and bifurcations. His applications span the Physical, Biological, and Social sciences, and the history of Mathematics.

Biography, Education and Training

B.S.E. Engineering
M.S. Mathematics
Ph.D. Mathematics: University of Michigan

Selected Publications

  • R. Abraham: Bolts from the Blue, to appear 2005.
  • R. Abraham, Y, Ueda: The Chaos Avant-Garde, World Scientific Publishing Co., 2001.
  • R. Abraham, T. McKenna, R. Sheldrake: The Evolutionary Mind: Trialogues at the Edge of the Unthinkable, Dakota Books, 1997.
  • R. Abraham, L. Gardini, C. Mira: Chaos in Discrete Dynamical Systems, Springer, 1997.
  • R. Abraham, F. Jas, W. Russell: The Web Empowerment Book, Springer, 1995.