Paul Muhly

Paul Muhly (born September 7, 1944)[2] is an American mathematician. In 2015 he was elected as a Fellow of the American Mathematical Society for his contributions to operator theory as well as mentoring and service to the community.[3] He has supervised over 20 Ph.D. students.[4]

Paul S. Muhly
Born (1944-09-07) 7 September 1944 (age 76)[1]
EducationUniversity of Michigan, Ph.D. (1969)
Scientific career
FieldsMathematics, Operator Algebras, Operator Theory, Noncommutative Function Theory, Theory of Groupoids
InstitutionsUniversity of Iowa
Thesis'Commutants Containing a Compact Operator' (1969)
Doctoral advisorRonald Douglas


  1. ^ [1] p. 927
  2. ^ [2] p. 927
  3. ^ [3] List of Fellows of the American Mathematical Society
  4. ^ [4] Paul Muhly's entry at the Mathematics Genealogy Project

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