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#### Efim Zelmanov

Professor

Education

Ph.D., Mathematics, Novosibirsk University, Russia, 1981

Biography

Efim Zelmanov received his Ph.D. in Mathematics from Novosibirsk State University in 1980 and his M.S. from Novosibirsk State University in 1977. He is an expert in Algebra.

Zelmanov was appointed as the Rita L. Atkinson Chair in Mathematics at UCSD in 2002. Before his appointment at the UCSD, Zelmanov was a Professor at Yale University, 1995-2002, University of Chicago, 1994-1995, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 1990-1994, Institute of Mathematics of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, 1980-present.

Honors

Fields Medal, 1994

Member of the National Academy of Sciences, 2003

Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2001

International Congress of Mathematicians Speaker - 1983, 1990, 1994, 1990

Andre Aizenstadt Prize, 2004

Foreign Member of the Spanish Royal Academy of Sciences, 2002

Foreign Member of the Korean Academy of Science and Technology, 2005

Honorary Doctorate - U. of Hagen, U. of Oviedo, U. of Alberta, U. of Lincoln, 2005

Fellow of the American Mathematical Society, 2012

College de France Medal, 1999