Anatole Katok

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Anatole Katok
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Native name
Анатолий Борисович Каток
Born(1944-08-09)August 9, 1944
DiedApril 30, 2018(2018-04-30) (aged 73)
ResidenceUnited States
NationalityUnited States
Alma materМосковский Государственный Университет
Known forImportant contributions to ergodic theory and dynamical systems
Scientific career
FieldsMathematicsDynamical Systems
Institutions
Doctoral advisorYakov Sinai
Doctoral studentsRalf J. Spatzier

Anatole Borisovich Katok (Russian: Анатолий Борисович Каток; August 9, 1944 – April 30, 2018[1]) was an Russian-American mathematician. Katok was the Director of the Center for Dynamics and Geometry at the Pennsylvania State University. His field of research was the theory of dynamical systems.[2][3][4]

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  1. "Anatole Katok's obituary".
  2. "Anatole Katok's CV" (PDF).
  3. "Center for Dynamical Systems and Geometry".
  4. Brin, Michael; Hasselblatt, Boris; Pesin, Yakov (2004). Modern Dynamical Systems and Applications. Cambridge University Press. pp. Introduction. ISBN 0521840732.

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