Mathematician:Sergei Lvovich Sobolev

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Russian mathematician who worked mainly in the fields of analysis and partial differential equations.


Soviet Russian


  • Born: 6 October 1908, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Died: 3 January 1989, Moscow, USSR

Theorems and Definitions

  • Results named for Sergei Lvovich Sobolev can be found here.
  • Definitions of concepts named for Sergei Lvovich Sobolev can be found here.


  • 1936: Méthode nouvelle à résoudre le problème de Cauchy pour les équations linéaires hyperboliques normales (where generalized functions are applied to the problem of solving linear hyperbolic partial differential equations)
  • 1938: Sur un théorème d'analyse fonctionnelle (where the Sobolev Embedding Theorem is proved)
  • 1963: Some applications of functional analysis in mathematical physics

Also known as

In Russian: Серге́й Льво́вич Со́болев.