Biographical entry Simon, Leon (1945 - )
- 6 July 1945
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Leon Simon is a Professor in the Mathematics Department at Stanford University. His research interests include differential geometry, partial differential equations and real analysis.
Born Adelaide, 6 July 1945. Educated University of Adelaide (BSc (hons) 1967, PhD 1971). Tutor in Mathematics, University of Adelaide 1968-71; Lecturer in Mathematics, Flinders University of South Australia 1972-73; Visiting Assistant Professor, Stanford University 1973, Assistant Professor 1973-76; Visiting Professor, University of Adelaide 1976-77; Associate Professor, University of Minnesota 1977-78; Professor of Mathematics, University of Melbourne 1978-81; Professor of Mathematics, Australian National University 1981-?; Professor, Mathematics Department, Stanford University ?- . Fellow, Australian Academy of Science 1983; Bocher Memorial Prize, American Mathematical Society 1994; Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences 1994.
Created: 25 May 2001, Last modified: 25 May 2006