Celebratio Mathematica

Andrew A. Ranicki

Curriculum vitae of Andrew Ranicki

Born: Lon­don, 30th Decem­ber, 1948 Dual UK/Ger­man cit­izen

Cam­bridge Uni­versity, B.A. 1969

Ph.D. 1973

(su­per­vised by Prof. J. F. Adams and Mr. A. J. Cas­son)

Trin­ity Col­lege Yeats Prize, 1970

Cam­bridge Uni­versity Smith Prize, 1972

Re­search Fel­low of Trin­ity Col­lege, Cam­bridge, 1972–1977

Vis­it­ing Mem­ber, In­sti­tut des Hautes Et­udes Sci­en­ti­fiques,

Bures-sur-Yvette, France, 1973–1974

Prin­ceton Uni­versity: In­struct­or, 1977–1978

As­sist­ant Pro­fess­or, 1978–1982

Vis­it­ing Mem­ber, In­sti­tute for Ad­vanced Stud­ies, Prin­ceton, 1981–1982

Ed­in­burgh Uni­versity: Lec­turer, 1982–1987

Read­er, 1987–1995

Pro­fess­or of Al­geb­ra­ic Sur­gery, 1995–2016

Hon­or­ary Pro­fess­or­i­al Fel­low, 2017–

Ju­ni­or White­head Prize of Lon­don Math­em­at­ic­al So­ci­ety, 1983

Vis­it­ing Pro­fess­or, Uni­versity of Ken­tucky, Lex­ing­ton, 1985–1986

Vis­it­ing Mem­ber, SFB 170, Göttin­gen Uni­versity, 1987–1988

Fel­low, Roy­al So­ci­ety of Ed­in­burgh, 1992

Seni­or Ber­wick Prize of Lon­don Math­em­at­ic­al So­ci­ety, 1994

Lever­hul­me Trust Fel­low­ship, 2001

Co-Or­gan­izer, Ober­wolfach Con­fer­ence on To­po­logy, 1984–1991

Brit­ish To­po­logy Meet­ing, Ed­in­burgh, 1985, 2001, 2011

Ober­wolfach Con­fer­ence on Sur­gery and \( L \)-the­ory, 1985, 1990

Ober­wolfach Con­fer­ence on the Novikov con­jec­ture, 1993

Con­fer­ence on Geo­met­ric To­po­logy and Sur­gery, Jo­sai, Ja­pan, 1996

Spe­cial Ses­sion at AMS Re­gion­al Meet­ing, Mem­ph­is, Ten­ness­ee, 1997

Con­fer­ence on Quad­rat­ic Forms and Their Ap­plic­a­tions, Dub­lin, 1999

Con­fer­ence on Non­com­mut­at­ive Loc­al­iz­a­tion, ICMS, Ed­in­burgh, 2002

Spe­cial Ses­sion at AMS Re­gion­al Meet­ing, Bloom­ing­ton, In­di­ana, 2003

Mini­work­shop on ho­mo­logy man­i­folds, Ober­wolfach, 2003

Al­geb­ra­ic \( K \)- and \( L \)-the­ory of In­fin­ite Groups, ICMS, Ed­in­burgh, 2005

C. T. C. Wall 70th birth­day con­fer­ence, ICMS, Ed­in­burgh, 2006

Mini­work­shop on the Hauptver­mu­tung, Ober­wolfach, 2006

Atiyah 80th birth­day con­fer­ence, Ed­in­burgh, 2009


Ober­wolfach Con­fer­ence on Man­i­fold Per­spect­ives, 2009

ICMS Work­shop on The Ker­vaire In­vari­ant and Stable Ho­mo­topy The­ory, 2011

Ober­wolfach Con­fer­ence on New Dir­ec­tions in Al­geb­ra­ic \( K \)-the­ory, 2011

Ober­wolfach Sem­in­ar on Sur­gery The­ory, 2012

Scot­tish To­po­logy Sem­in­ar, 2013–

(with D. Crow­ley, R. Hep­worth, B. Owens, L. Wat­son)

As­pects of the Maslov in­dex, Amer­ic­an In­sti­tute of Math­em­at­ics, 2014

(with Y. Eli­ash­berg and E. Ghys),

Sin­gu­lar­ity The­ory and To­po­logy, ICMS, Ed­in­burgh, 2015

(with M. Borodzik, A. Pichon and W. Neu­mann)

Sym­plect­ic Geo­metry and To­po­logy, ICMS, Ed­in­burgh, 2016

(with J. Kedra and F. Schlenk)

Sur­face Bundles, Ober­wolfach, 2016

(with B. Farb and U. Hämen­stadt)

Braids in Al­gebra, Geo­metry and To­po­logy, ICMS, Ed­in­burgh, 2017

(with T. Brendle, J. El­len­berg and A. Put­nam)

Re­search stu­dents, Adam Hughes (M.Phil. 2000)

Des Shei­ham (Ph.D. 2001)

Jo­erg Sixt (Ph.D. 2003)

Jeremy Brook­man (Ph.D. 2004)

An­drew Korzeniewski (Ph.D. 2005)

Ju­lia Collins (Ph.D. 2011)

Mark Pow­ell (Ph.D. 2011)

Spiros Adams-Flor­ou (Ph.D. 2012)

Patrick Or­son (Ph.D. 2015)

Chris Palmer (Ph.D. 2015)

Car­men Rovi (Ph.D. 2015)

Supreedee Dang­skul (Ph.D. 2016)

Ed­it­or, For­um Math­em­atic­um, 1988–2015

\( K \)-the­ory, 1990–2007

Al­geb­ra­ic and Geo­met­ric To­po­logy, 2000–2010

De Gruyter Stud­ies Series, 2001–2015

EMS Lec­ture Notes Series and Tracts Series, 2006–2015

Roy­al So­ci­ety of Ed­in­burgh Pro­ceed­ings A, Math­em­at­ics, 2008–2017

Bul­let­in of the Amer­ic­an Math­em­at­ic­al So­ci­ety, 2011–

Mono­grafie Matematyczne, 2011–