Moshe Flato

(1937 - 1998)

For Society
1960 Established the first theoretical program for IAF pilots
1968 Founded the Laboratoire de Mathématique physique in Dijon
1972 Proposed (with D.Sternheimer) the creation of what became in 1976 the International Association of Mathematical Physics (IAMP)
1975 Founded "Letters in Mathematical Physics"
1996 Initiated (with L.D. Faddeev) a project to have a modernized version in English of the Russian Encyclopedia of Mathematical Physics, MEMPhys