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Vinberg, Ernest

First Name: 
Ernest
Middle Name or Initial: 
Borisovich
Last Name: 
Vinberg
Place and Date of Birth: 
7/26/1937 Mosow

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
M.Sc. 1959
Degree 1 (School): 
Moscow State Lomonosov University
Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1962
Degree 2 (School): 
Moscow State Lomonosov University
Degree 3 (Type and Year): 
D.Sc. 1984
Degree 3 (School): 
LOMI
Most Recent Employer: 
Moscow State University
Field(s): 
Theory of homogeneous convex cones
representation theory
Honors: 
Moscow Mathematical Society Prize 1963, Humboldt Prize 1997

Minchenko, Andrei

First Name: 
Andrei
Middle Name or Initial: 
N.
Last Name: 
Minchenko
Place and Date of Birth: 
10/31/1982 (Omsk, Russia)
Employer at time of interview: 
Cornell University

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 2009
Degree 1 (School): 
Moscow State University
Most Recent Employer: 
University of Western Ontario
Field(s): 
Lie algebras
algebraic and differential groups
representation theory

Kirillov, Alexandre

First Name: 
Alexandre
Last Name: 
Kirillov
Place and Date of Birth: 
5/9/1936
Employer at time of interview: 
Moscow State University

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
D.Sc. 1962
Degree 1 (School): 
Moscow State University
Most Recent Employer: 
University of Pennsylvania, IITP RAS (Moscow)
Field(s): 
representation theory
Honors: 
Moscow Mathematical Society Prize 1965

Kac, Victor

First Name: 
Victor
Last Name: 
Kac
Place and Date of Birth: 
12/19/1943 (Buguruslan, Russia USSR)

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1968
Degree 1 (School): 
Moscow State University
Most Recent Employer: 
MIT
Field(s): 
representation theory
Honors: 
Sloan Fellowship 1981, American Academy of Arts and Sciences 2007

Berest, Yuri

First Name: 
Yuri
Last Name: 
Berest
Place and Date of Birth: 
10/17/1969 (Sumy, USSR)
Employer at time of interview: 
Cornell University

Education

Degree 1 (Type and Year): 
Ph.D. 1997
Degree 1 (School): 
University of Montreal
Field(s): 
mathematical physics
algebraic geometry
representation theory
Temporary Fields: 
Mathematical Physics, Algebraic Geometry, Representation theory