Algebraic Geometry and Number Theory

Prof. Ido Efrat

PhD: Tel-Aviv University, 1990

Research Interests

Galois theory, field arithmetic, Galois cohomology, valuation theory

Prof. Dmitry Kerner

PhD: Tel Aviv University, 2007
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Research Interests

Singularities, Algebraic Geometry, Commutative Algebra

Postdoctoral Fellows

Past Students

Research Interests

Automorphic forms, Representation Theory, Harmonic analysis.

Graduate Students

Prof. Victor Vinnikov

PhD: Ben-Gurion University, 1988

Research Interests

Operator theory, system theory, algebraic geometry

Graduate Students

Past Students

Prof. Amnon Yekutieli

PhD: MIT, 1990
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Research Interests

Algebraic geometry, noncommutative algebra

Postdoctoral Fellows

Prof. Fedor Pakovich

PhD: Institut Fourier (Grenoble University), 1997
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Research Interests

Function Theory, Differential equations, Number Theory

Prof. Ronen Peretz

PhD: Technion, 1989
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Research Interests

Algebraic geometry: polynomial automorphisms, geometric function theory, external problems in complex analysis.

Prof. Daniel Berend

PhD: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1982
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Prof. Yoav Segev

PhD: The Hebrew University at Jerusalem, 1985
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Research Interests

Finite group theory, finite geometries, combinatorial topology.

Dr. Ishai Dan-Cohen

PhD: UC Berkeley, 2009
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Research Interests

Motives, p-adic periods, integral points.

Prof. Ilya Tyomkin

PhD: Tel Aviv University, 2004
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Research Interests

Algebraic geometry, Tropical Geometry, Singularities

Postdoctoral Fellows

Prof. Nadya Gurevich

PhD: Weizman Institute, 2000
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Research Interests

Automorphic representations and L-functions

Graduate Students

Prof. Amnon Besser

PhD: Tel Aviv University, 1993
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Research Interests

Number theory, arithmetic geometry, p-adic integration, p-adic cohomology, Shimura varieties, automorphic forms, algebraic cycles, algebraic K-theory

Graduate Students

Dr. Inna Entova-Aizenbud

PhD: MIT, 2016
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Research Interests

Representation Theory: Lie algebras and superalgebras, representations of finite groups, tensor categories, representation stability, diagram categories, categorical actions

Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr. Daniel Disegni

PhD: Columbia University, 2013
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Research Interests

Arithmetic geometry and ($p$-adic) $L$-functions

Dr. Moshe Kamensky

PhD: The Hebrew University at Jerusalem, 2007
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Research Interests

Model theory (a branch of mathematical logic), and its interactions with other areas of mathematics, especially algebraic geometry, representation theory and differential equations. I also like algebraic geometry in general, as well as category theory and related subjects.

Graduate Students

Applied Mathematics and Differential Equations

Research Interests

Functional-Differential and hybrid systems, control and optimization problems, neural networks, operator theory

Research Interests

Free boundary and variational problems, numerical methods, mathematical modeling, granular mechanics, applied super- conductivity

Research Interests

Partial differential equations, geometric measure theory

Graduate Students

Research Interests

Dualitative properties of partial differential equations. mathematical models of water disalination by electro-dialysis

Prof. Gregory Derfel

PhD: Tbilisi University, 1977

Research Interests

Functional differential equations and their applications in spectral theory of Schroedinger operator, dynamical systems and probability theory.

Prof. Nina Chernyavskaya

PhD: Alma-Ata University, 1989

Research Interests

Differential equations, asymptotic theory of differential operators

Combinatorics and Discrete Mathematics

Prof. Daniel Berend

PhD: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1982
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Prof. Menachem Kojman

PhD: The Hebrew University at Jerusalem, 1994
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Research Interests

Set theory, mathematical logic, combinatorics.

Prof. Shakhar Smorodinsky

PhD: Tel Aviv University, 2003
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Research Interests

Computational and combinatorial geometry, sensor and wireless networks, online algorithms, discrete math.

Postdoctoral Fellows

Past Students

Prof. Yoav Segev

PhD: The Hebrew University at Jerusalem, 1985
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Research Interests

Finite group theory, finite geometries, combinatorial topology.

Dr. Izhar Oppenheim

PhD: Technion, 2012
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Research Interests

Geometric Group theory, Expander graphs and High Dimensional Expanders, Coarse geometry

Graduate Students

Dr. Yaar Solomon

PhD: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, 2013
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Research Interests

Discrete Geometry, Combinatorics, Dynamical Systems, Ergodic Theory, Diophantine Approximations, Computational Geometry

Dr. Inna Entova-Aizenbud

PhD: MIT, 2016
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Research Interests

Representation Theory: Lie algebras and superalgebras, representations of finite groups, tensor categories, representation stability, diagram categories, categorical actions

Postdoctoral Fellows

Dynamical systems and Ergodic theory

Prof. Daniel Berend

PhD: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1982
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Prof. Yair Glasner

PhD: Hebrew University, 2003
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Research Interests

Geometric groups theory, Locally compact groups and their lattices, Invariant random subgroups, Permutation groups, Expanding graphs.

Postdoctoral Fellows

Graduate Students

Prof. Tom Meyerovitch

PhD: Tel Aviv University, 2009
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Research Interests

Ergodic theory and dynamical systems,  in particular symbolic dynamics and related aspects of probability theory. 

Postdoctoral Fellows

Graduate Students

Dr. Izhar Oppenheim

PhD: Technion, 2012
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Research Interests

Geometric Group theory, Expander graphs and High Dimensional Expanders, Coarse geometry

Graduate Students

Dr. Yaar Solomon

PhD: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, 2013
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Research Interests

Discrete Geometry, Combinatorics, Dynamical Systems, Ergodic Theory, Diophantine Approximations, Computational Geometry

Research Interests

Ergodic Theory, Random walks on groups, Geometric Group Theory.

Functional Analysis, Operator Theory and Operator Algebras

Dr. Daniel Markiewicz

PhD: University of California at Berkeley, 2002

Research Interests

Operator algebras

Research Interests

Topological groups (general theory), abstract harmonic analysis, topological dynamics

Research Interests

Partial differential equations, geometric measure theory

Graduate Students

Prof. Victor Vinnikov

PhD: Ben-Gurion University, 1988

Research Interests

Operator theory, system theory, algebraic geometry

Graduate Students

Past Students

Research Interests

Geometric analysis: Sobolev spaces theory. Quasiconformal analysis. Geometric measure theory. Analysis on metric measure spaces.

Prof. Ilan Hirshberg

PhD: University of California at Berkeley, 2003
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Research Interests

Operator algebras.

Graduate Students

Past Students

Geometry and Topology

Dr. Michael Brandenbursky

PhD: Technion, 2010

Research Interests

Knot Theory: Vassiliev invariants, Heegaard Floer and Khovanov homologies.

Symplectic geometry and low-dimensional topology.

Braid groups, mapping class groups and transformation groups of smooth manifolds: quasi- morphisms, norms.

Geometric group theory: quasi-isometric embeddings of finitely generated groups, bi-invariant word metrics.

Research Groups

Research Interests

Topology, dimension theory, geometric topology, continuum theory

Research Groups

Graduate Students

Mathematical and Computational Logic

Research Interests

Semigroup theory, semigroup identities, completely o-simple semigroups, transformation semigroups, universal algebra

Prof. Menachem Kojman

PhD: The Hebrew University at Jerusalem, 1994
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Research Interests

Set theory, mathematical logic, combinatorics.

Dr. Assaf Hasson

PhD: The Hebrew University at Jerusalem, 2004
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Research Interests

Model theory and applications to algebra and geometry.

Graduate Students

Past Students

Prof. Arkady Leiderman

PhD: Institute of Mathematics, Novosibirsk, 1985
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Research Interests

Set theoretic topology, functional analysis, topological groups.

Dr. Moshe Kamensky

PhD: The Hebrew University at Jerusalem, 2007
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Research Interests

Model theory (a branch of mathematical logic), and its interactions with other areas of mathematics, especially algebraic geometry, representation theory and differential equations. I also like algebraic geometry in general, as well as category theory and related subjects.

Graduate Students

Other

Prof. Mikhail Muzychuk

PhD: Kiev State University, 1988