Jerry@60 Fest


August 17, 2002 was the 60th birthday of J.E. Marsden and his family, friends and colleagues paid tribute to him at a 4-day Workshop on“Geometry, Mechanics, and Dynamics” at The Fields Institute, Toronto, Canada.   Anthony Bloch, Paul Newton, Tudor Ratiu, Steve Shkoller, and Alan Weinstein  were the organizers. Thirty-eight speakers presented papers which were published

in the book, Geometry, Mechanics, and Dynamics: Volume in Honor of the 60th Birthday of J.E. Marsden,  Paul Newton, Phil Holmes, and Alan Weinstein (Editors) by Springer New York.

On Friday, August 9, 2002, a banquet was held at the University of Toronto Faculty Club  and during the banquet, friends paid tributes to Jerry in speeches, song, doggerel verse, and slideshows.    [ more... ]


60th Birthday Celebrations