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educator , mathematician

Kathrin Bringmann, German mathematician, educator. Achievements include discovery of mock theta functions as weak Maass forms. Recipient Alfried Krupp-Föderpreis for Young Professors, Alfreid Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach Foundation, 2009, Shanmugha Arts Science Technology and Research Academy Ramanujan prize, 2009. Member of American Mathematical Society.

Background

Bringmann, Kathrin was born on May 8, 1977 in Muenster, Germany. Daughter of Gerhard and Juliane Bringmann.

Education

Diploma in Mathematics with distinction, University Wuerzburg, 2003. Doctor of Philosophy, University Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany, 2004.

Career

Van vleck assistant professor University Wisconsin, Madison, 2004—2007. Tenure track assistant professor University Minneapolis, since 2006. Professor (tenure) University Cologne, since 2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of mock theta functions as weak Maass forms.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor several articles to peer-reviewed publications.

Membership

Member of American Mathematical Society.

Connections

father:
Gerhard Bringmann

mother:
Juliane Bringmann