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educator , mathematician

Shiva Shankar, Indian mathematician, educator. Achievements include research in Nullstellensatz for systems of partial differential equations. Activist Movement for People's Unity, Chennai (Madras), India, 2002.

Background

Shankar, Shiva was born on April 14, 1956 in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. Son of Shankar Narayan and Ganga Parvathi Shankar.

Education

Bachelor of Technology in Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1983.

Career

Visiting scientist Mathematics Institute, University Groningen, Netherlands, 1999—2000. Professor Chennai Mathematics Institute, Chennai, India, since 2000. Associate editor Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing, Kluwer Academy, Publications, Hingham, Massachusetts, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in Nullstellensatz for systems of partial differential equations.

Membership

Activist Movement for People's Unity, Chennai (Madras), India, 2002.

Connections

Married Usha Rani Natarajan, April 24, 1985. Children: Arul, Ananth.

father:
Shankar Narayan

mother:
Ganga Parvathi Shankar

spouse:
Usha Rani Natarajan

child:
Arul Shankar

child:
Ananth Shankar