Sylvie Paycha

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Sylvie Paycha
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Sylvie Paycha (left), with Steven Rosenberg (centre) and Simon Scott (right) at Oberwolfach in 2006
BornNeuilly-sur-Seine Edit this on Wikidata
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Academic career
Doctoral studentsCarolina Neira Jimenez, Catherine Ducourtioux, Jean-Pierre Magnot, Alexander Cardona, Marie-Françoise Ouedraogo

Sylvie Paycha (born 27 March 1960 in Neuilly-sur-Seine) is a French mathematician and mathematical physicist working in operator theory as a professor at the University of Potsdam.[1] She has chaired both European Women in Mathematics and L'association femmes et mathématiques.[2]


She completed her PhD thesis at the University of Bochum, Germany in 1988.[3] Her doctoral advisor was Sergio Albeverio.[4]

Selected publications[edit]

  • Albeverio, Sergio; Jost, Jürgen; Paycha, Sylvie; Scarlatti, Sergio (1997), A mathematical introduction to string theory, London Mathematical Society Lecture Note Series, 225, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, doi:10.1017/CBO9780511600791, ISBN 0-521-55610-4[5]
  • Paycha, Sylvie (2012), Regularised integrals, sums and traces, University Lecture Series, 59, Providence, RI: American Mathematical Society, doi:10.1090/ulect/059, ISBN 978-0-8218-5367-2[6]


  1. ^ Faculty profile, University of Potsdam, retrieved 2017-06-29
  2. ^ Sylvie Paycha, International Mathematical Union Committee for Women in Mathematics, retrieved 2017-06-29
  3. ^ "Sylvie Paycha". European Women in Mathematics. Retrieved 28 January 2017.
  4. ^ Sylvie Paycha at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
  5. ^ Review of A mathematical introduction to string theory by Steven Rosenberg, MR1480168
  6. ^ Review of Regularised integrals, sums and traces by G. V. Rozenblum, MR2987296

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