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Yakov Sinai

First Name: 
Yakov
Middle Name or Initial: 
G.
Last Name: 
Sinai
Place and Date of Birth: 
Moscow, 10/21/1935

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
M.Sc., 1957
Degree 1 (School): 
Moscow State University
Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D, 1960
Degree 2 (School): 
Moscow State University
Degree 3 (Type and Year): 
D.Sc, 1964
Degree 3 (School): 
Moscow State University
Most Recent Employer: 
Princeton University
Field(s): 
dynamical systems
probability theory

Vershik, Anatoly

First Name: 
Anatoly
Middle Name or Initial: 
M.
Last Name: 
Vershik
Place and Date of Birth: 
12/28/1933 (Leningrad)

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
M.Sc. 1956
Degree 1 (School): 
Leningrad State University
Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1963
Degree 2 (School): 
Leningrad State University
Degree 3 (Type and Year): 
D.Sc.1974
Degree 3 (School): 
Leningrad State University
Most Recent Employer: 
St. Petersburg State University, Steklov Institute of Mathematics
Field(s): 
Markov processes
dynamical systems
number theory

Kifer, Yuri

First Name: 
Yuri
Last Name: 
Kifer
Place and Date of Birth: 
1/13/1948 (Moscow)
Employer at time of interview: 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
M.Sc. 1971
Degree 1 (School): 
Moscow University
Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1974
Degree 2 (School): 
Moscow University
Most Recent Employer: 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Field(s): 
Probability
dynamical systems
financial mathematics

Katok, Anatole

First Name: 
Anatole
Middle Name or Initial: 
B.
Last Name: 
Katok
Place and Date of Birth: 
8/9/1944 Washington DC USA
Employer at time of interview: 
University of Maryland and Penn State

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1968
Degree 1 (School): 
Moscow State University
Most Recent Employer: 
Penn State
Field(s): 
dynamical systems
Ergodic theory
Honors: 
Moscow Mathemtical Society Prize 1967, American Academy of Arts and Sciences 2004
Commentary: 

Kaimanovich, Vadim

First Name: 
Vadim
Middle Name or Initial: 
A.
Last Name: 
Kaimanovich
Place and Date of Birth: 
9/8/1959 (Leningrad)
Employer at time of interview: 
University of Edinburgh

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
M.S. 1980
Degree 1 (School): 
Leningrad State University
Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1985
Degree 2 (School): 
Leningrad State University
Degree 3 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1983
Degree 3 (School): 
Leningrad State University
Most Recent Employer: 
University of Ottawa
Field(s): 
Probability
dynamical systems
Analysis on groups and manifolds

Ilyashenko, Yulij

First Name: 
Yulij
Middle Name or Initial: 
S.
Last Name: 
Ilyashenko
Place and Date of Birth: 
4/11/1943 (Moscow)
Employer at time of interview: 
Cornell and MSU

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
M.Sc. 1966
Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1969
Degree 2 (School): 
Moscow State University
Degree 3 (Type and Year): 
D.Sc. 1994
Degree 3 (School): 
Steklov Institute
Field(s): 
dynamical systems
Complex analysis

Gordin, Mikhail

First Name: 
Mikhail
Last Name: 
Gordin
Place and Date of Birth: 
9/9/1944 (Leningrad)

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1970
Degree 1 (School): 
St. Petersburg State University
Most Recent Employer: 
St Petersburg Branch of the Steklov Institute of Mathematics (POMI)
Field(s): 
Probability
dynamical systems
Computer Science