# Yitzhak Katznelson

For the poet and dramatist, see Itzhak Katzenelson.

Yitzhak Katznelson | |
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Born |
1934 (age 81–82) Jerusalem, Mandatory Palestine |

Nationality | Israeli |

Fields | Mathematics |

Institutions |
Stanford University Hebrew University of Jerusalem |

Alma mater | University of Paris |

Doctoral advisor | Szolem Mandelbrojt |

Doctoral students |
Bryna Kra O. Carruth McGehee |

Notable awards | Steele Prize (2002) |

**Yitzhak Katznelson** (Hebrew: יצחק כצנלסון; born 1934) is an Israeli mathematician.

Katznelson was born in Jerusalem. He received his doctoral degree from the University of Paris in 1956.^{[1]} He is a professor of mathematics at Stanford University.

He is the author of *An Introduction to Harmonic Analysis*, which won the Steele Prize for Mathematical Exposition in 2002.^{[2]}

In 2012 he became a fellow of the American Mathematical Society.^{[3]}

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## References

- ↑ Yitzhak Katznelson at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
- ↑ 2002 Steele Prizes
- ↑ List of Fellows of the American Mathematical Society, retrieved 2013-01-27.

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