Nicholas Ian Shepherd-Barron
March 17, 1955
|Institutions||University of Cambridge, King's College London|
|Thesis||Some Questions on Singularities in Two and Three Dimensions (1981)|
|Doctoral advisor||Miles Reid|
Nicholas Ian Shepherd-Barron, FRS (born 17 March 1955), is a British mathematician working in algebraic geometry. He is, since 2013, professor of mathematics at King's College London, having moved there from his previous position at the University of Cambridge. Having been a Fellow for more than 20 years, Shepherd-Barron retains a life Fellowship of Trinity College, Cambridge.
He was a scholar of Winchester College. He obtained his B.A. at Jesus College, Cambridge in 1976, and studied for a Ph.D. at the University of Warwick under the supervision of Miles Reid, graduating in 1981.
Career and research
- Nicholas Shepherd-Barron at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
- "Nicholas Shepherd-Barron home page".
- SHEPHERD-BARRON, Nicholas Ian. ukwhoswho.com. Who's Who. 2018 (online ed.). A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc. (subscription required)
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