Gradimir Milovanović

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Gradimir V. Milovanović
Born (1948-01-02) 2 January 1948 (age 71)
Alma materUniversity of Niš
Known forGautschi–Milovanovic method
Scientific career
InstitutionsUniversity of Niš
Megatrend University
Mathematical Insfitute of SASA
Doctoral advisorDragoslav Mitrinović

Gradimir V. Milovanović (born January 2, 1948) is a mathematician from Serbia known for his contributions to approximation theory and numerical analysis. He has published over 280 papers and authored five monographs and more than twenty books in his area.[1] He is a full member of the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts and of other Serbian and international scientific societies.

Born in Zorunovac, in the Knjaževac municipality of mideastern Serbia, he studied at University of Niš, obtaining a B.Sc. in electrical engineering and computer science (1971), an M.Sc. in mathematics (1974) and a D.Sc. (1976) on the thesis On Some Functional Inequalities advised by Dragoslav Mitrinović.[2] He was with the faculty of electronic engineering and the department of mathematics at the same place as, promoted to professor (1986) and acting as dean of the Faculty of Electronic Engineering (2002-2004) and rector of the University of Niš (2004–06), as well as dean of the Faculty of Computer Sciences at the Megatrend University (2008-2011), until he joined the Mathematical Institute[3] of the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts in Belgrade (2011).

He has been a member of the board of the Mathematical Society of Serbia (2003–06), president of the Scientific Council of the Mathematical Institute at Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts in Belgrade (1997-2010), vice president of the Scientific Society of Serbia (2002-), president of the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (2006-2010), and president of the Scientific Committee for Mathematics, Computer Sciences and Mechanics (2010-).