Vita & Awards

Vita

 

  • 1987 Diplom in Mathematics, Bonn University
  • 1989 PhD, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh
  • 1989-1990 Visiting Ass. Prof., Carnegie Mellon University
  • 1990-1993 Postdoc, SFB 256, Bonn University
  • 1993-1994 Visiting Member, IAS Princeton
  • 1994 Full Professor, Freiburg University
  • 1995 Full Professor, ETH Zürich
  • 1996-2008 Director, MPI Mathematics in the Sciences
  • 2008- Full Professor, Bonn University

 


Awards

 

  • 1992 Prize of the European Mathematical Society
  • 1993 Max-Planck Research Prize (jointly with V. Šverák)
  • 1999 Member of the Academy of Berlin-Brandenburg
  • 1999 Collatz prize of CICIAM
  • 2000 Leibniz prize
  • 2002 Member of the Academy Leopoldina
  • 2013 Heinz-Gumin prize of the Carl Friedrich von Siemens Foundation
  • 2014 Member of the North Rhine-Westphalian Academy of Sciences, Humanities and the Arts
  • 2017 Teaching Award University of Bonn