Ole Hald
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Basic Information
Title Professor
Department Mathematics

875 Evans Hall

Phone +1 (510) 642-4809

Ole Hald is a professor of mathematics at Cal. He is also a winner of the 1990 Distinguished Teaching Award.[1]


Professor Hald earned his Ph.D. from the University of New York in 1972, advised by Professor Olof B. Widlund[2]. His dissertation was on On Discrete and Numerical Inverse Sturm-Liouville Problems. He has served as advisor to at least 9 Ph.D students.[3]

Current Class InfoEdit

  • Fall 2015
    • Math 1B
  • Spring 2010
    • Math 54, Linear Algebra, MWF 4-5P, 1 Pimentel
  • Spring 2009
    • Math 110, Linear Algebra, MWF 2-3P, 71 Evans

Previous ClassesEdit


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Student PerspectiveEdit

"The only bad thing about taking his class is I was so spoiled by his sheer awesomeness that all the other math professors and classes I’ve had since are such disappointments…He must have been a stud in his younger years…he did Tai-Chi during my midterm.”[4]

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