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mathematics professor

Peter Gritzmann, German mathematics professor. Studienstiftung Deutschen Volkes scholar, l974-78; Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung research grantee, l986-87, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft research grantee, l989—; recipient Max Planck Research award, 1992, Karl Max von Bauernfeind medal, 2000. Member of Carl von Linde Academy (director 2004-2008), German Mathematics Society (vice president 2000-2001, president 2002-2003).

Background

Gritzmann, Peter was born on December 17, 1954 in Dortmund, Germany. Son of Alfred M. and Felizitas C.M. (Taiber) Gritzmann.

Education

Diploma in mathematics, University Dortmund, 1978. Doctor of Natural Sciences, University Siegen, 1980. Habilitation, University Siegen, 1984.

Career

Assistant professor, science assistant University Siegen, Germany, 1978-1985, professor Germany, 1985-1988. Professor mathematics University Augsburg, Germany, 1990-1991, University Trier, Germany, 1988-1990, 91-97, Technology University Munich, since 1997, chair department mathematics, 1998-2000. Visiting associate professor University Washington, Seattle, 1986-1987, visiting professor, 1989-1990, 93.

Senior research fellow Institute for Mathematics and Its Applications, Minneapolis, 1987. Inv. professor University Paris VII, 1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor books and journals in field. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Mathematics Society, Society Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Mathematics ProgrammingSoc., German Mathematics Society.

Connections

Married Gitta Hartmann, May ll, l983. 1 child, Simon Christopher.

father:
Alfred M. Gritzmann

mother:
Felizitas C.M. (Taiber) Gritzmann

spouse:
Gitta Hartmann

child:
Simon Christopher Gritzmann