Joseph Bernstein

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For the alleged spy see Joseph Milton Bernstein.
Joseph Bernstein
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Joseph Bernstein
(picture from MFO)
Born (1945-04-18) April 18, 1945 (age 69)
Moscow, Soviet Union
Nationality Israel
Fields Mathematics
Institutions Tel Aviv University
Alma mater Moscow State University
Doctoral advisor Israil Gelfand
Doctoral students Roman Bezrukavnikov
Alexander Braverman
Dennis Gaitsgory
Edward Frenkel
Eitan Sayag
Kobi Kremnizer
Shamgar Gurevich
Ronny Hadani
Dmitry Gourevitch
Avraham Aizenbud
Jiuzu Hong
Known for Bernstein–Sato polynomial; proof of Kazhdan–Lusztig conjectures
Notable awards Israel Prize (2004)

Joseph Bernstein (sometimes spelled I. N. Bernshtein or Iosif Naumovič Bernštejn; Hebrew: יוס(י)ף נאומוביץ ברנשטיין‎; Russian: Иосиф Наумович Бернштейн; born April 18, 1945) is an Israeli mathematician working at Tel Aviv University. He works in algebraic geometry, representation theory, and number theory.

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Bernstein received his Ph.D. in 1972 under Israel Gelfand at Moscow State University. He was a visiting scholar at the Institute for Advanced Study in 1985-86 and again in 1997-98.[1]

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Bernstein was elected to the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities in 2002 and was elected to the United States National Academy of Sciences in 2004. In 2004, Bernstein was awarded the Israel Prize for mathematics.[2][3] In 2012 he became a fellow of the American Mathematical Society.[4]

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