Hans Werner Ballmann

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Michael Atiyah and Hans Werner Ballmann.

Hans Werner Ballmann (born 1951) is a German mathematician. His area of research is differential geometry with focus on geodesic flows, spaces of negative curvature as well as spectral theory of Dirac operators

He currently is a professor at the University of Bonn, and the managing director of the Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in Bonn, Germany, since 2007.[1] He is a member of the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina since 2007,[2] and a member of the scientific committee of the Mathematical Research Institute of Oberwolfach since 2004.


  1. ^ http://www.mpim-bonn.mpg.de/Research/People/Scientific+Members/Ballmann%2C+W./
  2. ^ http://www.leopoldina-halle.de/cms/en/academy/organisation/members/list-of-members.html?tx_leomemberlist_pi1%91showUid%93=1212&cHash=919f882c8f

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