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Fellow
Simis
Aron
Current position: 
Retired Emeritus Professor
Current nationality: 
Brazil
Current residence: 
Brazil
Biodata: 
Simis is emeritus full prof., Federal U. of Pernambuco, Brazil, and presently a FAPESP Vis. Sen. Researcher at ICMC-USP. He is First Class research grant recipient from the Brazilian Research Council. He earned his PhD from Queen's U., Canada. In Brazil, he was prof. at IMPA in Rio de Janeiro until 1980. He was president of the Brazilian Mathematical Society and has been member on several occasions of international commissions of the IMU and TWAS. He has been director of 3 workshops in his field at the ICTP. He is a recipient of the Natl. Medal Grã-Cruz for Scientific Merit, Min. of Science and Technology, and was a JS Guggenheim Fellow. He has been awarded other fellowships from the Max-Planck-Institut, Japan Soc. for Promotion of Science and the Istituto Nazionale di Alta Matematica. He is a member of the Brazilian Acad. of Sciences and serves on several committees in Brazil. His mathematical work concerns the interlaciing of commutative algebra and algebraic geometry.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
4 - Quality education
7 - Affordable and clean energy
16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
Keywords: 
Commutative algebra, algebraic geometry, algebraic combinatorics
Past nationality: 
Brazil
Elected
1993
Section:
08-Mathematical Sciences
Last updated on 30/10/2021