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mathematics professor

Jean-Michel Bismut, Portuguese mathematics professor. Achievements include research in various aspects in the control of diffusions, Malliavin calculus and Index theory.

Background

Bismut, Jean-Michel was born on February 26, 1948 in Lisbon, Portugal.

Education

Graduate, Ecole Polytechnique, 1970. Doctor in Mathematics, University Paris VI, 1973.

Career

Maître de conférences Ecole Polytechnique, 1975—1987. Professor mathematics University Paris XI, Orsay, since 1981. Visiting professor, Vancouver, 1980.

Member science committee Newton Institute, 1990—2000. Member executive com International Math Union, 1998—2003, vice president, 2003—2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in various aspects in the control of diffusions, Malliavin calculus and Index theory.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Inventiones Mathematicae, since 1989, Duke Mathematical Journal, 1988—2000. Managing co-editor: Inventiones.