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Biographical entry Cowling, Michael George (1949 - )

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Born
9 July 1949
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Mathematician

Summary

Michael Cowling is Professor and Head of the School of Mathematics at the University of New South Wales. Prior to this he spent several years lecturing at the University of Genoa in Italy. Cowling researches several areas of mathematics including harmonic analysis and geometry of Lie groups. He collaborates with mathematicians from many countries, including France, Switzerland, Israel, Italy, Poland and Japan and is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science.

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1971
Education - Bachelor of Science with Honours (BSc (Hons)) completed at the Australian National University in Canberra
1974
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the Australian National University
1974 - 1975
Career position - Postdoctoral and Teaching Fellow at the University of British Columbia in Canada
1975 - 1977
Career position - Visiting Professor at the University of Genoa in Italy (academic years only)
1977 - 1978
Career position - Professore Incaricato at the University of Genoa
1978 - 1979
Career position - Visiting Assistant Professor at Washington University in St Louis, U.S.A.
1979 - 1980
Career position - Professore Incaricato at Genoa
1980 - 1981
Career position - Professor of Mathematical Analysis at the University of Genoa
1983 - 2001
Career position - Professor of Pure Mathematics at the University of New South Wales
1989
Award - Australian Mathematical Society Medal received
1993 -
Award - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA)
2001 -
Career position - Scientia Professor at the University of New South Wales

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Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science

  • Australian Mathematical Society Journal - Records, 1960 - 2008, MS 107; Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science. Details

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