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Ilya Vilkoviskiy

Joint PhD Thesis Defense with Higher School of Economics

Date & Time:

March 15, 18:00

Candidate: Ilya Vilkoviskiy
PhD Program: Mathematics and Mechanics
Thesis Title: Integrable structures of the affine Yangian

Professor Andrey Marshakov, Skoltech
Associate Professor Alexey Litvinov, Higher School of Economics

PhD Defense Jury Reports:

Associate Professor Mikhail Bershtein, Skoltech (Chairman): report
Professor Sergei Lukyanov, Rutgers University, USA: report
Professor Roberto Tateo, University of Turin, Italy: report
Dr. Leonid Rybnikov, Higher School of Economics, Russia: report
Dr. Nikita Slavnov, Steklov Mathematical Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia: report

Thesis Defense Outcome:

The thesis is accepted “as is.” The candidate is awarded the Skoltech PhD degree.

PhD Defense Video: