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Mathematics
D-index
30
Citations
15,596
48
World Ranking
2183
National Ranking
918

2006 - Steele Prize for Seminal Contribution to Research

1994 - John von Neumann Lecturer

1993 - US President's National Medal of Science "For his influence as a leader in nonlinear science for more than two decades as the principal architect of the theory of soliton solutions of nonlinear equations of evolution.", Presented by President Clinton and Vice President Gore at a ceremony on the White House South Lawn, September 30, 1993.

1980 - Member of the National Academy of Sciences

- Quantum mechanics
- Mathematical analysis
- Geometry

Martin D. Kruskal mainly investigates Mathematical physics, Plasma, Magnetohydrodynamics, Korteweg–de Vries equation and Classical mechanics. His Mathematical physics research includes elements of Exact differential equation, Singularity, Simple, Exact solutions in general relativity and Applied mathematics. His Plasma research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Magnetic field and Atomic physics.

His work on Magnetohydrodynamics is being expanded to include thematically relevant topics such as Differential equation. His work is dedicated to discovering how Korteweg–de Vries equation, Partial differential equation are connected with Constant, Vries equation, Finite set and Initial value problem and other disciplines. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Landau damping, Nonlinear system and Distribution.

- Method for solving the Korteweg-deVries equation (3242 citations)
- Interaction of "Solitons" in a Collisionless Plasma and the Recurrence of Initial States (2747 citations)
- An Energy Principle for Hydromagnetic Stability Problems (1017 citations)

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Mathematical analysis, Differential equation, Nonlinear system, Partial differential equation and Classical mechanics. His work in Mathematical analysis tackles topics such as Connection which are related to areas like Algebra. His Partial differential equation research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Korteweg–de Vries equation, Initial value problem, Gravitational singularity and Mathematical physics.

His Initial value problem study incorporates themes from Vries equation, Exponential growth, Finite set and Constant. His research in Classical mechanics intersects with topics in Fluid dynamics, Inelastic collision, Magnetic field and Plasma. Martin D. Kruskal has included themes like Momentum and Fermi–Pasta–Ulam problem in his Magnetohydrodynamics study.

- Mathematical analysis (50.00%)
- Differential equation (39.71%)
- Nonlinear system (20.59%)

- Mathematical analysis (50.00%)
- Differential equation (39.71%)
- Gravitational singularity (10.29%)

His primary areas of study are Mathematical analysis, Differential equation, Gravitational singularity, Singularity and Nonlinear system. His Differential equation study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Complex plane and Pure mathematics, Integrable system. His work carried out in the field of Gravitational singularity brings together such families of science as Analytic function, Partial differential equation, Second order equation and Direct proof.

His Partial differential equation research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Borel summation, Divergent series, Applied mathematics and Mathematical physics. His study in Mathematical physics is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Fault, Korteweg–de Vries equation, Adiabatic invariant and Schrödinger equation. In his research on the topic of Singularity, Compact space and Dynamical system is strongly related with Conserved quantity.

- A direct proof that solutions of the six Painlevé equations have no movable singularities except poles (47 citations)
- On optimal truncation of divergent series solutions of nonlinear differential systems (36 citations)
- Analytic and asymptotic methods for nonlinear singularity analysis: a review and extensions of tests for the Painlevé property (30 citations)

- Quantum mechanics
- Mathematical analysis
- Geometry

Martin D. Kruskal spends much of his time researching Singularity, Mathematical analysis, Gravitational singularity, Nonlinear system and Analytic function. The study incorporates disciplines such as Series and First-order partial differential equation in addition to Singularity. The concepts of his Series study are interwoven with issues in Truncation, Asymptotic expansion and Complex plane.

Martin D. Kruskal is doing genetic studies as part of his Partial differential equation and Differential equation and First-order partial differential equation investigations. His Analytic function study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Second order equation and Direct proof.

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Method for solving the Korteweg-deVries equation

Clifford S. Gardner;John M. Greene;Martin D. Kruskal;Robert M. Miura.

Physical Review Letters **(1967)**

5324 Citations

Interaction of "Solitons" in a Collisionless Plasma and the Recurrence of Initial States

N. J. Zabusky;M. D. Kruskal.

Physical Review Letters **(1965)**

4679 Citations

An Energy Principle for Hydromagnetic Stability Problems

I. B. Bernstein;E. A. Frieman;Martin David Kruskal;R. M. Kulsrud.

Proceedings of The Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences **(1958)**

1614 Citations

Exact Nonlinear Plasma Oscillations

Ira B. Bernstein;John M. Greene;Martin D. Kruskal.

Physical Review **(1957)**

1612 Citations

New similarity reductions of the Boussinesq equation

Peter A. Clarkson;Martin D. Kruskal.

Journal of Mathematical Physics **(1989)**

1186 Citations

Korteweg‐de Vries Equation and Generalizations. II. Existence of Conservation Laws and Constants of Motion

Robert M. Miura;Clifford S. Gardner;Martin D. Kruskal.

Journal of Mathematical Physics **(1968)**

1129 Citations

Korteweg-devries equation and generalizations. VI. methods for exact solution

Clifford S. Gardner;John M. Greene;Martin D. Kruskal;Robert M. Miura.

Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics **(1974)**

1117 Citations

Maximal extension of Schwarzschild metric

M. D. Kruskal.

Physical Review **(1960)**

933 Citations

Equilibrium of a Magnetically Confined Plasma in a Toroid

M. D. Kruskal;R. M. Kulsrud.

Physics of Fluids **(1958)**

587 Citations

Some instabilities of a completely ionized plasma

Martin David Kruskal;Martin Schwarzschild.

Proceedings of The Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences **(1954)**

559 Citations

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