Mikhail Lyubich

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Mikhail Lyubich
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Born (1959-02-25) February 25, 1959 (age 60)
ResidenceUnited States
Alma materKharkov State University
Known forComplex dynamics
Scientific career
InstitutionsStony Brook
Doctoral advisorYuri Illich Lyubich

Mikhail Lyubich (born 25 February 1959 in Kharkov) is a mathematician who made important contribution to Holomorphic dynamics. Lyubich graduated from Kharkov University with a master's degree in 1980, and obtained his PhD from Tashkent University in 1984.

Currently he is Professor of Mathematics at Stony Brook University and Director of the Institute of Mathematical Sciences at Stony Brook. In 2002-2008 he also had a position of Canada Research Chair at the University of Toronto.

He received the 2010 Jeffery–Williams Prize from Canadian Mathematical Society.[1] In 2012 he became a fellow of the American Mathematical Society.[2] He was selected as one of the plenary speakers for the 2014 ICM in Seoul.[3]


  1. ^ "Citation of M. Lyubich CMS 2010 Jeffery-Williams Prize".
  2. ^ List of Fellows of the American Mathematical Society, retrieved 2013-02-02.
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-07-16. Retrieved 2015-08-01.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)

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