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educator , mathematician

François Sigrist, Swiss mathematician, educator. Recipient 2d prize French Museum Competition, 1981.

Background

Sigrist, François was born on February 2, 1940 in Neuchâtel, Switzerland. Son of Charles and Laura (Piattini).

Education

Diploma in mathematics, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, 1962. Doctor of Science. in Mathematics, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, 1967.

Career

Assistant professor University British Columbia, Vancouver, 1967-1968, visiting professor, 1989-1990. Professor Institute of Mathematics University Neuchâtel, Switzerland, 1968—2005, head department mathematics, 1978-1983, dean faculty science, 1985-1987. Retired, 2005.

Connections

Son of; married Christine Loew, December 23, 1961 (deceased 1991). Children: Nicolas, Pierre, Therese, Gabriel.

father:
Charles Son

mother:
Laura (Piattini) Son

spouse:
Christine Loew

child:
Nicolas Sigrist

child:
Pierre Sigrist

child:
Therese Sigrist

child:
Gabriel Sigrist