Professor Saber N. Elaydi is the winner of the 2017 Bernd Aulbach Prize awarded by the International Society of Difference Equations.
The Aulbach Prize recognizes significant contributions to the areas of difference equations and/or discrete dynamical systems. Professor Elaydi is editor/co-editor of fifteen volumes on difference equations and discrete dynamical systems. He has published over one hundred journal articles and written a leading text book on these topics. He serves as the editor-in-chief of the Journal of Difference Equations and Applications and as the co-editor-in-chief of the Journal of Biological Dynamics, both published by Taylor & Francis. He is also an editor of the Taylor & Francis book series Advances in Discrete Mathematics and Applications. Professor Elaydi holds a Murchison Term Professorship at Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas, USA