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Vaserstein, Leonid

First Name: 
Leonid
Middle Name or Initial: 
N.
Last Name: 
Vaserstein
Place and Date of Birth: 
9/15/1944 (Samara, Russia)
Employer at time of interview: 
Penn State

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1969
Degree 1 (School): 
Moscow State University
Most Recent Employer: 
Penn State
Field(s): 
classical groups over rings
locally interacting systems
number theory
operations research
Honors: 
Moscow Mathematical Society Prize 1974

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

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".