Research Areas

- Algebra
- Jordan Algebras
- Infinite Discrete Groups
- Profinite Groups

Contact Information

Department of Mathematics

UC San Diego

9500 Gilman Drive # 0112

La Jolla, CA 92093-0112

UC San Diego

9500 Gilman Drive # 0112

La Jolla, CA 92093-0112

Office: | AP&M 7260 |

Phone: | None |

Email: | ezelmanoHGTR9CHR25F4v@ucsd.e9V49S38Edu |

Efim Zelmanov

Professor of Mathematics

Rita L. Atkinson Endowed Chair

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
- Member of the National Academy of Sciences
- Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
- International Congress of Mathematicians Speaker - 1983, 1990, 1994
- Andre Aizenstadt Prize
- Foreign Member of the Spanish Royal Academy of Sciences
- Foreign Member of the Korean Academy of Science and Technology
- Honorary Doctorate - U. of Hagen, U. of Oviedo, U. of Alberta, U. of Lincoln
- Fellow of the American Mathematical Society
- College de France Medal

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