История математики

Виллани Седрик 

(1973 г.р.)

Филдсовская медаль 2010 года ?за доказательства нелинейности затухания Ландау (затухания волн в плазме) и сходимости к равновесию в уравнении Больцмана?

Cédric Villani was born in 1973 in France.

After studying mathematics at École Normale Supérieure in Paris from 1992 to 1996, he was appointed assistant professor there. He received his PhD in 1998.

Since 2000 he has been a full professor at École Normale Supérieure de Lyon. He held semester-long visiting positions in Atlanta (1999), Berkeley (2004) and Princeton (2009), wrote about 50 research papers, and two reference books on optimal transport theory.

In 2009 he was appointed director of the Institut Henri Poincaré (IHP) in Paris, and part-time visitor of the Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques (IHES).