William E. Schiesser
(b. mm dd, yyyy) is R.L. McCann Professor of Chemical Engineering and professor of mathematics at Lehigh University, Pennsylvania, as well as visiting professor of electrical and systems engineering at University of Pennsylvania.
He received his Ph.D. (1960) and M.Sc. (1958), both from Princeton University.
Among his distinctions, awards and honors are: Eng. D. (Doctor of Engineering) from Polytechnique de Mons, Belgium, and entry in the book ,,Who's who in America. He is also a member of SIAM: Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.
His areas of expertise are ordinary differential equations, partial differential equations, differential algebraic equations, computational mathematics, and numerical software.
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