Sergei Tabachnikov

Professor


Pennsylvania State University
Department of Mathematics
University Park, PA 16802
(814) 865-7527 / Fax (814) 865-3735
phone: (814) 865-6485
e-mail: tabachni@math.psu.edu

In 2013-2015 I served as Deputy Director of ICERM at Brown University


I am a graduate of Moscow School for Mathematics No 2 (web site in Russian), class of 1973

PhD received from Moscow State University

I am a Fellow of the American Mathematical Society


 
Research

Areas of interest: differential topology, low-dimensional topology, symplectic geometry, differential geometry, dynamical systems

Here is my curriculum vitae

Click here for preprint versions of some of my books and  here for preprints and reprints

Click here for slides of some of my talks

Here is my Google Scholar profile and my MathSciNet citations


 
Teaching

I am the Director of Mathematics Advanced Study Semesters (MASS) at Penn State

Click here for lecture notes of some graduate courses that I taught

Doctoral students: F. Dogru, PhD 2003; D. Genin, PhD 2005; Yu. Tyurina, PhD 2005; G. Stojanovic, PhD 2007; N. Early, M. Harrison, current

Click here for materials to 313H that I am teaching in Spring 2016


 
Editor

I am Editor-in-Chief of Experimental Mathematics

I am an associate editor of the American Mathematical Monthly (Notes Editor in 2010-2016) and Mathematical Intelligencer (Mathematical Gems and Curiosities Editor)

I am a member of Student Mathematics Library Editorial Committee. Click here for this series of books.

I am also a member of AMS Pure and Applied Undergraduate Texts Editorial Committee. Click here for this series of books.

In 1988-1990 I was the Head of Mathematics Department of the Kvant magazine (click here, or here for web sites in Russian)
Click here for my articles published in Kvant (in Russian) and here for its brief history


 
Service

I am Chair of Education Advisory Board of ICERM at Brown University

I am a member of Scientific and Executive Committees of Modern Mathematics - International Summer School for Students

I am a member of Scientific Committee of the London Mathematical Society Undergraduate Summer School

I participate in Math Circles at State College High and Middle Schools