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Margulis, Grigory

First Name: 
Grigory
Last Name: 
Margulis
Place and Date of Birth: 
02/24/1946 (Moscow, USSR)
Employer at time of interview: 
Soviet Academy of Sciences- Institute for problems in information transmission

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1970
Degree 1 (School): 
Moscow State University
Most Recent Employer: 
Yale University
Field(s): 
Lie groups
Ergodic theory
Geometry
number theory
Combinatorics
dynamics
Honors: 
Moscow Mathematical Society Prize 1968, Fields Medal 1978, Wolf Prize 2005, National Academy of Sciences of the USA 1983

Also goes by "Gregory".

Gindikin, Simon

First Name: 
Simon
Last Name: 
Gindikin
Place and Date of Birth: 
12/7/1937 (Moscow, Russia)
Employer at time of interview: 
Moscow University

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1962
Degree 1 (School): 
Moscow
Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
D.Sc. 1987
Degree 2 (School): 
Leningrad Branch of the Steklov Institute of Mathematics (LOMI)
Most Recent Employer: 
Rutgers University
Field(s): 
Lie groups
Honors: 
Moscow Mathemtical Society Prize 1963