"Mathematics is the art of saying the right words in the correct order." - Vladimir Drinfeld
"God exists since mathematics is consistent and Devil exists because we cannot prove the consistency." - Andre Weil 
"Die Mathematiker sind eine Art Franzosen: redet man zu ihnen, so übersetzen sie es in ihre Sprache, und dann ist es alsobald ganz etwas anderes" - Goethe 

I'm a lecturer in mathematics at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. Before that I was a postdoc at the Max Planck Institute for Mathematics and University of British Columbia. I completed my PhD at the University of Chicago with Vladimir Drinfeld

Here is my CV

Here is a letter to my sister, a postdoc in electrical engineering, about my mathematical universe. It was written over a couple of days, without much editing. Read at your own risk!