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First Name: 
Eugene
Middle Name or Initial: 
B.
Last Name: 
Dynkin
Place and Date of Birth: 
5/11/1924, Leningrad, USSR
Place and Date of Death: 
11/14/2014, Ithaca, NY

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
M.Sc. 1945
Degree 1 (School): 
Moscow State University
Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1948
Degree 2 (School): 
Moscow State University
Degree 3 (Type and Year): 
D.Sc. 1951
Degree 3 (School): 
Moscow State University
Most Recent Employer: 
Cornell University
Field(s): 
Probability theory and related fields
Lie groups and Lie algebras
Honors: 
Moscow Mathematical Society Prize 1950, National Academy of Sciences of the USA 2007, American Academy of Arts and Sciences 1985, Doctor Honoris Causa: Universite Pierre et Marie Curie 1997, University of Warwick 2003, Independent Moscow University 2003
Temporary Fields: 
Probability theory and related fields, Lie groups and algebras