Dr. Wilfrid Gangbo
Dr. Gangbo is a Professor of Mathematics at the Georgia Institute of Technology. His research interests include: Calculus of Variations; Nonlinear Analysis; Partial Differential Equations; Kinetic Theory; Functional Analysis; and Fluid Mechanics. Dr. Gangbo is the founder of “EcoAfrica,” association of scientists involved in several projects in support of African countries. EcoAfrica was founded in 1990 in Switzerland and currently has six members. In the past years, EcoAfrica received funds mostly from Swiss institutions such as DDA, a Swiss Goverment Agency. Among other things, EcoAfrica has organized several workshops in Applied Mathematics in Senegal and intends to do the same in other countries in Africa.