Peter Ozsváth

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Peter Ozsváth
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Born October 20, 1967
Dallas
Nationality United States
Alma mater Princeton University
Awards Oswald Veblen Prize in Geometry (2007)
Scientific career
Fields Mathematics
Institutions Princeton University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Columbia University
Yale University
University of California
Doctoral advisor John Morgan
Doctoral students Elisenda Grigsby

Peter Steven Ozsváth (born October 20, 1967) is a professor of mathematics at Princeton University. He created, along with Zoltán Szabó, Heegaard Floer homology, a homology theory for 3-manifolds.

He received his Ph.D. from Princeton in 1994 under the supervision of John Morgan; his dissertation was entitled On Blowup Formulas For SU(2) Donaldson Polynomials.

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