Present Position: Chair, Department of Mathematical Sciences, July 1995 – Full Professor, July 1998. Education: Candidate degree for mathematical sciences (Academy of Sciences) Dec. 1980. Ph.D. (Eötvös Loránd University) May 1979. B.A. Eötvös Loránd University (pure mathematics) June 1977. Fields of Interest: Differential geometry, convex geometry. Membership: American Mathematical Society Editorial Board: Advances in Pure Mathematics, Chinese Journal of Mathematics Languages: English, Chinese (Mandarin), Russian, French, Hungarian (native). List of Selected Publications Books: 1. Glimpses of Algebra and Geometry, Second Edition, Springer, New York, 2002. 2. Finite Möbius Groups, Spherical Minimal Immersions, and Moduli, Springer, New York, 2002. 3. Glimpses of Algebra and Geometry, Springer, New York, 1998. (Japanese translation of the first edition by Y. Kanie, Springer, Tokyo, 2000.) 4. Harmonic Maps and Minimal Immersions through Representation Theory, Academic Press, Boston, 1990. 5. Harmonic and Minimal Maps with Applications in Geometry and Physics, Wiley, New York, 1984. Research Articles: 1. A measure of symmetry for the moduli of spherical minimal immersions Geometriae Dedicata 160, 1 (2012) 1-14. 2. On the structure of convex sets with symmetries, Geometriae Dedicata, 143 (2009) 69-80. 3. Convex sets with large distortion, Journal of Geometry, Vol 92 (2009) 174-192. 4. Asymmetry of convex sets with isolated extreme points, Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. Vol 137, No. 1 (2009) 287-295. 5. On the shape of the moduli of spherical minimal immersions, Trans. Amer. Math. Soc., Vol. 358, No. 6 (2006) 2425-2446. 6. Spherical minimal immersions with prescribed codimension, Geometriae Dedicata, 113 (2005) 145-163.
Biography Updated on 12 June 2013