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Mikhael Leonidovich Gromov
Mikhail Gromov in 2009
|Born||23 December 1943
|Nationality||Russian and French|
|Alma mater||Leningrad State University (PhD)|
|Awards||Oswald Veblen Prize in Geometry (1981)
Wolf Prize (1993)
Kyoto Prize (2002)
Nemmers Prize in Mathematics (2004)
Bolyai Prize (2005)
Abel Prize (2009)
|Institutions||Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques
New York University
|Doctoral advisor||Vladimir Rokhlin|
|Doctoral students||Denis Auroux
Mikhael Leonidovich Gromov (also Mikhail Gromov, Michael Gromov or Misha Gromov; Russian: Михаи́л Леони́дович Гро́мов; born 23 December 1943) is a Russian-French mathematician known for his work in geometry, analysis and group theory. He is a permanent member of IHÉS in France and a Professor of Mathematics at New York University.
Gromov has won several prizes, including the Abel Prize in 2009 "for his revolutionary contributions to geometry".
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