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mathematics professor

Yannick Louis Kergosien, French mathematics professor. Achievements include discovery of application of singularity theory to generic sign systems in medical imaging and visualisation, generic properties of surface projections, computed aspect graphs, Reeb graphs for computer graphics. Member of Society Francaise Radiologie.

Background

Kergosien, Yannick Louis was born on October 4, 1951 in Paris.

Education

Degree in Mathematics, University Paris 7, 1973. Doctor of Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Necker, University Paris 5, 1977. Degree in Diagnostic Radiology, Hospital Cochin, University Paris 5, 1988.

Degree in Habilitation Applied Mathematics, University Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, 1992.

Career

Resident psychiatry Hospital Charcot, Plaisir, 1977—1979. Research assistant Physiology Department, Dalhousie University, Halifax, 1979—1980. Researcher Institute Hautes Etudes Science, Bures sur Yvette, France, 1981—1981.

Assistant professor mathematics University Paris 12, Creteil, France, 1981—1983. Maitre conferences mathematics University Paris-Sud, Orsay, France, 1983—1994. Professor biomathematics and biophysics Faculty Pharmacy, University Nancy 1, 1994—1996.

Professor computer science University Cergy-Pontoise, France, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of application of singularity theory to generic sign systems in medical imaging and visualisation, generic properties of surface projections, computed aspect graphs, Reeb graphs for computer graphics.

Membership

Member of Society Francaise Radiologie.