Prof Viacheslav Nikulin

Honorary Senior Fellow Mathematical Sciences

    Biography

    Personal Statement

    I am a mathematician working in the area of Algebraic Geometry, mainly classical algebraic varieities, del Pezzo, K3 surfaces,
    Calabi-Yau manifolds; arithmetic of quadratic forms; arithmetic hyperbolic reflection groups;
    hyperbolic (Borcherds) Kac-Moody Lie algebras.

    Personal Distinctions

    • Prize of Academy of Sciences of USSR for outstanding results in Mathematics and applications (Prize, Academy of Sciences of USSR 1989)
    • Invited talk on Algebraic Geometry Section of the Congress of Mathematicians in Berkeley, USA, 1986 (Invitation to Speak, International Congress of Mathematicians 1986)
    • Invited talk "Hyperbolic Reflection groups and algebraic surfaces" (Invitation to Speak, International Congress of Mathematicians 1986)
    • Prize of Moscow Mathematical Society to young mathematicians (Prize, Moscow Mathematical Society 1979)

    Administrative Roles

    • Member and one of leaders of Algebraic Geometry group in the division(cluster) of Pure Mathematics.
    • One of organizers of Algebraic Geometry seminar.
    • Also Director of MSc course in Mathematics (during
    • last 6 years).

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