|Alma mater Harvard University|
Education Harvard University
Known for essential dimension
|Name Zinovy Reichstein|
Doctoral advisor Michael Artin
|Institutions University of British Columbia|
Born 1961 (age 60 years), Yaroslavl, Russia
Zinovy reichstein the rationality problem for forms of moduli spaces of stable marked curves
Zinovy Reichstein (born 1961) is a Russian-born American mathematician. He is a professor at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. He studies mainly algebra, algebraic geometry and algebraic groups. He introduced (with J. Buhler) the concept of Essential dimension.
- Zinovy reichstein the rationality problem for forms of moduli spaces of stable marked curves
- Simplifying polynomials by tschirnhaus transformations old and new zinovy reichstein
Reichstein received his PhD degree in 1988 from Harvard University under the supervision of Michael Artin. Parts of his thesis entitled "The Behavior of Stability under Equivariant Maps" were published in the journal Inventiones Mathematicae.
As of 2011, he is on the editorial board of the mathematics journal Transformation groups.