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educator , Mathematician

Cédric Villani, French mathematician, educator. Recipient Louis Armand prize, French Academy of Sciences, 2001, Jacques Herbrand prize, 2007, Peccot-Vimont prize, Collège de France, 2003, European Mathematics Society prize, 2008, Henri Poincaré prize, International Association Mathematics Physics, 2009, Fermat prize, Toulouse Mathematics Institute, France, 2009, Fields medal, International Mathematics Union, 2010.

Background

Villani, Cédric was born on October 5, 1973 in Brive-la-Gaillarde, France.

Education

Graduate, École Normale Supérieure (École Normale Supérieure), Paris, 1996. Doctor of Philosophy, École Normale Supérieure (École Normale Supérieure), Paris, 1998.

Career

Professor École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, since 2000. Director Institut Henri Poincaré, Paris, since 2009. Visiting professor Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, 1999.

Miller visiting research professor University California, Berkeley, 2004. Member Institute Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, 2009.