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Mathematics educator

Aleksander Peter Shostak, Latvian mathematics educator. Recipient Diploma and Badge, Ministry of Education Latvia, Riga, 1979; grantee Experts Board Latvian Union Scientists, Riga, 1991. Member regional committee Popular Front Latvia, Riga, 1989-1991. Fellow Board Russian Association Fuzzy Systems Moscow Academy of Sciences, Latvian Mathematics Society (secretary) American Mathematics Society, South African Mathematics Society.

Background

Shostak, Aleksander Peter was born on December 5, 1948 in Riga, Latvia, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics. Son of Peter Andron and Galina (Sinelnikova).

Education

Graduate mathematician, Latvian University, Riga, 1971. Postgraduate, Moscow University, 1974. Doctor, Moscow Lumumba University, 1975.

Postgraduate, Zagreb University, 1979.

Career

Assistant professor Latvian University, Riga, 1975-1976, associate professor, 1976-1987, senior researcher, 1988-1991, professor mathematics, since 1991, head research group in topology and analysis, since 1981.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Elements of Topology, 1979. Co-editor Proceedings Latvian University, since 1975. Reviewer Mathematical Revs.

      , since 1979, Referativnij Journal, since 1974. Contributor articles on topology to professional journals.

Membership

Member regional committee Popular Front Latvia, Riga, 1989-1991. Fellow Board Russian Association Fuzzy Systems Moscow Academy of Sciences, Latvian Mathematics Society (secretary) American Mathematics Society, South African Mathematics Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Languages, psychology, jogging, journeys.

Connections

Son of.

father:
Peter Andron Son

mother:
Galina (Sinelnikova) Son