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Dobrushin, Roland

Status: 
D
First Name: 
Roland
Middle Name or Initial: 
L'vovich
Last Name: 
Dobrushin
Place and Date of Birth: 
7/20/1929, St. Petersburg
Place and Date of Death: 
11/12/1995, Moscow
Employer at time of interview: 
Institute for Problems of Information Transmission, Academy of Sciences USSR

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
M.Sc. 1952
Degree 1 (School): 
Moscow State University
Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1955
Degree 2 (School): 
Moscow State University
Degree 3 (Type and Year): 
D.Sc. 1962
Degree 3 (School): 
Appl. Math. Institute, Academy of Sci. USSR
Field(s): 
probability theory
statistical physics
information theory
Honors: 
Moscow Mathematical Society Prize 1955
American Academy of Arts and Sciences 1982
National Academy of Sciences of the USA 1993
Academia Europæa 1995

Barlow, Martin

First Name: 
Martin
Middle Name or Initial: 
T.
Last Name: 
Barlow
Place and Date of Birth: 
6/16/1953 (London, UK)
Employer at time of interview: 
University of British Columbia

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
B.A. 1975
Degree 1 (School): 
Cambridge
Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1979
Degree 2 (School): 
Swansea (Wales)
Most Recent Employer: 
University of British Columbia
Field(s): 
probability theory
Honors: 
CRM-Fields-PIMS 2009 Prize
Rollo Davidson Prize, 1984
Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada,1998
Fellow of the Royal Society, 2005