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educator , Mathematics researcher

Vladimir Igorevich Arnold, Ukrainian mathematics researcher, educator. Recipient Lenin prize, 1965, Crafoord prize Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1982, Harvey prize Israel Institute of Technology, 1994, Lobachevski prize Russian Academy of Sciences, 1992, Wolf prize in mathematics Wolf Foundation, Israel, 2001, D. Heineman prize American Institute Physics, 2001; co-recipient Shaw prize in Mathematical Sciences, 2008.


Arnold, Vladimir Igorevich was born on June 12, 1937 in Odessa, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics. Son of Igor Vladimirovich and Nina Alexandrovna (Isakovich) Arnold.


Doctor of Philosophy, Moscow State University, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), University P. et M. Curie Paris, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), University Warwick, England, 1988.

Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), Utrecht University, The Netherlands, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), University Bologna, Italy, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), University Toronto, Canada, 1997.

Doctor in Physical Mathematics Science, Keldysh Applied Mathematics Institute, Moscow, 1963.


Dozent mathematics faculty Moscow State University, 1963-1965, professor, 1965-1986, Steklov Mathematics Institute, Moscow, 1986—2010, University Paris-Dauphine, 1993—2005.



Fellow Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Natural Sciences Academy, Moscow Mathematics Society (vice president 1966, president 1996), American Phil. Society (foreign), London Mathematics Society (honorary), National Academy of Sciences (foreign), American Academy Arts and Sciences (foreign), Royal Society London (foreign), Academy des Sciences Paris (foreign associate), Academy Lincei Rome (foreign), Academy Europaea, European Academy of Sciences, International Mathematics Union (vice president 1995-1999). USSR Academy, of Sciences 1984-1990, member since 1990. Academic des Sciences, Paris, N.A.S., United States of America, Academy Lincei, Rome, Royal Society, London, Academy, of Arts and Sciences, Boston, United States of America, London Mathematics Society, American Philosophical Society, European Academy.


  • Other Interests

    Skiing, canoeing, hiking.


Married Nadejda Nikolaevna Brouchlinskaia (divorced). 1 child, Igor; Married Elionora Alexandrovna Voronina, December 25, 1975. 1 child, Dimitri.

Igor Vladimirovich Arnold

Nina Alexandrovna (Isakovich) Arnold

Nadejda Nikolaevna Brouchlinskaia

Elionora Alexandrovna Voronina

Igor Arnold

Dimitri Arnold