Semyon Alesker

During the academic year 2018/19 I am on sabbatical leave at the Kent State University, USA. 

Office: Schreiber building, 101

School of Mathematical Sciences, Tel Aviv University, 
Ramat Aviv 69978 Tel Aviv, Israel
E-mail: semyon AT post DOT tau DOT ac.il

Research interests: 
Main: Convexity, especially theory of valuations on convex sets; applications to integral geometry.
Secondary: quaternionic structures in Analysis and Geometry, especially quaternionic Monge-Ampere equations.

Past Teaching

Undergraduate courses: Linear Algebra 1,2; Linear Algebra 2 for 'du-khugi'; Linear Algebra for Engeneers; Algebra B1; Algebra B3; Analysis on manifolds.

Graduate courses: Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry 1; Topics in Algebraic Geometry (introduction to etale cohomology); Topics in Convexity: theory of valuations.    

Lecture notes.                                                                                            

1) Introduction to the theory of valuations. Kent State University, August 2015.
2) Introduction to HKT-geometry. (Very informal talk at Tel Aviv some years ago.)