François Labourie

Mathematician, Academic

1960 –

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Who is François Labourie?

François Labourie is a French mathematician who has made various contributions to geometry, including pseudoholomorphic curves, Anosov diffeomorphism, and convex geometry. In a series of papers with Yves Benoist and Patrick Foulon, he solved a conjecture on Anosov's flows in compact contact manifolds.

He was educated at the École Normale Supérieure and Paris Diderot University, where he earned his Ph.D. under supervision of Mikhail Gromov. In 1992 he was awarded one of the inaugural prizes of the European Mathematical Society.

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Born
Dec 15, 1960
Rouen
Nationality
  • France
Profession
Education
  • University of Paris VII: Denis Diderot

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on July 23, 2013

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