Gunther Uhlmann is currently the Walker Family Endowed Professor of Mathematics at the University of Washington. He received the Licentiatura in Mathematics degree from the Universidad de Chile in Santiago, Chile and the PhD in Mathematics at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1976. He was elected Fellow of the American Academic of Arts and Sciences in 2009 and of the Institute of Physics in 2004. He has been a Corresponding Member of the Chilean Academy of Sciences since 2001. Other honors include an Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship and a John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship. He was an Invited Speaker at the International Congress of Mathematicians in Berlin in 1998 and an Invited Plenary Speaker at the International Congress of Industrial and Applied Mathematics in Zurich in 2007.
Biography Updated on 11 January 2011