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Personal Profile of Dr. Maryam Mirzakhani


Maryam Mirzakhani obtained her B.Sc. in mathematics (1999) from the Sharif University of Technology. She holds a Ph.D. from Harvard University (2004), where her advisor was Curtis McMullen. From 2004 to 2008 she was a Clay Mathematics Institute Research Fellow and an assistant Professor at Princeton University. She is a professor at Stanford University. Her research interests include Teichmüller theory, hyperbolic geometry, and ergodic theory.

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Scientific Advisory Committee Jul 01, 2012 Jun 30, 2016
  1. Workshop Advances in Homogeneous Dynamics

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    May 15, 2015
    09:00 AM - 09:50 AM
      Random walks on semisimple groups
    Jean-François Quint (Université de Bordeaux I)
  2. Workshop Dynamics on Moduli Spaces

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    Apr 17, 2015
    02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
      Counting closed geodesics on a hyperbolic surface
    Maryam Mirzakhani (Stanford University)