Invited speaker

Alexander A. Razborov

University of Chicago and Steklov Mathematical Institute

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Alexander Razborov graduated from the Moscow State University in 1985 and completed his PhD at the Steklov Mathematical Institute under the supervision of S.I.Adian. These days he divides his time between the University of Chicago, where he is a Professor at the Departments of Mathematics and Computer Science, and Steklov Mathematical Institute in Moscow (Principal Researcher). Alexander was awarded the Rolf Nevanlinna Prize (IMU, 1990), the Goedel Prize (EATCS & ACM, 2007), and the Robbins prize (AMS, 2013). He is a member of the Academia Europea (since 1990), a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (since 2020), the corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences (since 2000) and serves on Editorial Boards of various journals, including Forum of Mathematics (Pi and Sigma), Sbornik and Combinatorica. 

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