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Leonid Polterovich

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Nationality  Russian-Israeli
Name  Leonid Polterovich

Role  Mathematician
Fields  Mathematics
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Born  30 August 1963 (age 52) Moscow, USSR (1963-08-30)
Institutions  Tel Aviv University University of Chicago
Alma mater  Moscow State University Tel Aviv University
Doctoral students  Meike Akveld Paul Biran Dan Mangoubi Yaron Ostrover Gabriel Ben-Simon
Notable awards  1998 Erdos Prize 1996 EMS Prize
Books  Function Theory on Symplectic Manifolds, The Geometry of the Group of Symplectic Diffeomorphism
Education  Moscow State University, Tel Aviv University
Awards  Anna and Lajos Erdos Prize in Mathematics
Doctoral advisor  Yakov Sinai, Vitali Milman
Similar People  Paul Biran, Vitali Milman, Yakov Sinai

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Leonid Polterovich (Hebrew: ליאוניד פולטרוביץ‎‎; Russian: Леонид В. Полтерович; born 30 August 1963) is a Russian-Israeli mathematician at Tel Aviv University. His research field includes symplectic geometry and dynamical systems.


A native of Moscow, Polterovich earned his undergraduate degree at Moscow State University in 1984. He moved to Israel after the collapse of communism, earning his doctorate from Tel Aviv University in 1990. In 1996, he was awarded the EMS Prize, and in 1998 the Erdős Prize. He was a member of the faculty of the University of Chicago.

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