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Department of Mathematics University of California, Berkeley 817 Evans Hall Berkeley, CA 947203840, USA (on leave starting July 2018) 
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From July 2018: Department of Mathematics Harvard University Science Center 539 1 Oxford Street Cambridge, MA 02138, USA 
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Date of birth: April 1977 (Lyon, France)
1991  Baccalauréat (High school degree), Science  


1993  Admitted to Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris (rank 1st)  
1994  Licence (equiv. B.S.), Mathematics, Université Paris VII  
1994  Maîtrise (equiv. B.S.), Pure Mathematics, Université Paris VII  
1995  Licence (equiv. B.S.), Physics, Université Paris VI (mention T.B.)  
1995  Agrégation (French advanced teaching qualification exam), Mathematics (rank 2nd)  


1995 
Diplôme d'Etudes Approfondies (equiv. M.S.), Pure Mathematics,
Université ParisSud
(mention T.B.) Thesis subject: SeibergWitten invariants of symplectic manifolds  
1999 
Doctorat (Ph.D.), Mathematics, Ecole Polytechnique Thesis subject: Structure theorems for compact symplectic manifolds via almostcomplex techniques (degree completed Jan 22, 1999; advisors: J.P. Bourguignon and M. Gromov)  


2003 
Habilitation à Diriger les Recherches, Mathematics, Université
ParisSud Thesis subject: Approximately holomorphic techniques and monodromy invariants in symplectic topology (degree completed June 24, 2003) 
19992002  C.L.E. Moore Instructor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 
20002003  CNRS Chargé de Recherches (research position), Ecole Polytechnique (France). 
20022004  Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 
20042009 
Associate Professor of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
(with tenure starting July 1, 2006) 
20092011  Professor of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (on leave). 
2009  Professor of Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley. 
2018  Professor of Mathematics, Harvard University 
Fall 2014  Poincaré Chair, Institut Henri Poincaré, Paris 
Fall 2016  Eilenberg Chair, Columbia University, New York 
Spring 2017  Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton 
1999  Prix de Thèse (PhD dissertation award), Ecole Polytechnique 
2002  Prix Peccot (Collège de France, Paris) 
2005  Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship 
2005  Salomon Bochner Lectures, Rice University, Houston 
2006  Teaching Prize for Undergraduate Education, MIT School of Science 
2010  Invited speaker, International Congress of Mathematicians 
2011  AMS Invited Address, Joint Mathematics Meetings 
2014  Donald S. Noyce Prize for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, UC Berkeley 
2014  Poincaré Chair (Institut Henri Poincaré, Paris) 
2016  Eilenberg Chair, Columbia University 
Symplectic geometry, lowdimensional topology, mirror symmetry
20032006 
National Science Foundation research grant DMS0244844 "Approximately holomorphic techniques and monodromy invariants in symplectic topology" 
20052007  Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship 
20062010 
National Science Foundation research grant DMS0600148 "Lefschetz fibrations in symplectic topology and applications to homological mirror symmetry" 
20072011 
NSF Focused Research Group grant DMS0652630 "FRG: Collaborative Research: Homological mirror symmetry and its applications" 
20102014 
National Science Foundation research grant DMS1007177 "Floer homology, lowdimensional topology, and mirror symmetry" 
20132016 
NSF Focused Research Group grant DMS1264662 "FRG: Collaborative Research: Wallcrossings in geometry and physics" 
20142015  Simons Fellowship in Mathematics 
20142017 
National Science Foundation research grant DMS1406274 "Lagrangian Floer homology and the geometry of homological mirror symmetry" 
20152019 
Simons Collaboration in Mathematics and the Physical Sciences "Homological mirror symmetry and applications" 
20172021 
National Science Foundation research grant DMS1702049 "Admissible Lagrangians, Fukaya categories, and homological mirror symmetry" 
19971999  Recitations in Undergraduate Mathematics (Univ. CergyPontoise) 
Fall 1999  Recitations in Multivariable Calculus (18.02), M.I.T. 
Spring 2001  Recitations in Multivariable Calculus (18.02), M.I.T. 
Fall 2001 
Undergraduate Analysis (18.100B), M.I.T.
Recitations in Multivariable Calculus (18.02), M.I.T. 
Spring 2002  Topics in Symplectic Topology (18.969), M.I.T. 
Spring 2003  Graduate Symplectic Topology, Univ. ParisSud. 
Fall 2003  Multivariable Calculus (~300 students, 18.02), M.I.T. 
Spring 2004  Graduate Symplectic Topology (18.966), M.I.T. 
Fall 2004  Multivariable Calculus (~300 students, 18.02), M.I.T. 
Spring 2005  Undergraduate Analysis (18.100B), M.I.T. 
Spring 2006  Topics in Geometric Topology (18.937), M.I.T. 
Fall 2006  Multivariable Calculus (~300 students, 18.02), M.I.T. 
Spring 2007  Graduate Symplectic Topology (18.966), M.I.T. 
Fall 2007 
Multivariable Calculus (~330 students, 18.02), M.I.T.
(course materials and lecture videos available online at ocw.mit.edu) 
Spring 2008  Graduate Symplectic Topology (18.966), M.I.T. 
Fall 2008  Multivariable Calculus (~350 students, 18.02), M.I.T. 
Spring 2009  Topics in Geometry (18.969), M.I.T. 
Fall 2009  Topics in Differential Geometry (Math 277), UC Berkeley 
Spring 2010 
Introduction to Abstract Algebra (Math 113), UC Berkeley
Complex Manifolds (Math 241), UC Berkeley 
Fall 2010 
Multivariable Calculus (~450 students, Math 53), UC Berkeley
Symplectic Geometry (Math 242), UC Berkeley 
Spring 2011  Complex Manifolds (Math 241), UC Berkeley 
Fall 2011  Multivariable Calculus (~500 students, Math 53), UC Berkeley 
Spring 2012  Algebraic Topology (Math 215B), UC Berkeley 
Fall 2013  Multivariable Calculus (~470 students, Math 53), UC Berkeley 
Spring 2016  Multivariable Calculus (~430 students, Math 53), UC Berkeley 
Fall 2017  Multivariable Calculus (~450 students, Math 53), UC Berkeley 
Construction de sousvariétés symplectiques, d'après Donaldson.
Asymptotically holomorphic families of symplectic submanifolds.
Familles de sousvariétés symplectiques et pinceaux de Lefschetz symplectiques.
Autour des travaux de Donaldson sur les pinceaux de Lefschetz symplectiques.
Familles de sousvariétés symplectiques.
Symplectic submanifolds and Lefschetz pencils.
Symplectic submanifolds and Lefschetz pencils.
Variétés symplectiques de dimension 4 et revêtements ramifiés de CP^{2}.
Variétés symplectiques de dimension 4 et revêtements ramifiés de CP^{2}.
Variétés symplectiques de dimension 4 et revêtements ramifiés de CP^{2}.
Variétés symplectiques de dimension 4 et revêtements ramifiés de CP^{2}.
Variétés symplectiques de dimension 4 et revêtements ramifiés de CP^{2}.
Symplectic 4manifolds and branched coverings of CP^{2}.
Symplectic maps to CP^{2}.
Invariants de SeibergWitten en géométrie symplectique.
Variétés symplectiques de dimension 4 et revêtements ramifiés de CP^{2}.
Branched coverings of CP^{2} and invariants of symplectic 4manifolds.
Approximately holomorphic constructions in symplectic geometry.
Symplectic 4manifolds and branched coverings of CP^{2}.
Symplectic 4manifolds and branched coverings of CP^{2}.
Branched coverings of CP^{2} and invariants of symplectic 4manifolds.
Symplectic 4manifolds, branched coverings of CP^{2} and braid group invariants.
The degree doubling formula for braid monodromies and symplectic Lefschetz pencils.
Symplectic Lefschetz pencils, branched coverings and degree doubling formulas.
Symplectic Lefschetz pencils, branched coverings and degree doubling formulas.
Formule de doublement du degré pour les pinceaux de Lefschetz.
Approximately holomorphic techniques in symplectic geometry.
Symplectic maps to projective spaces and applications.
Symplectic maps to projective spaces and symplectic invariants.
Estimated transversality in symplectic geometry and projective maps.
Tas d'oranges, cristaux, et problèmes d'empilements. (talk for a general audience)
Estimated transversality in symplectic geometry and projective maps.
Estimated transversality, projective maps and invariants of symplectic manifolds.
Estimated transversality, projective maps and invariants of symplectic manifolds.
Estimated transversality, projective maps and invariants of symplectic manifolds.
Projective maps and invariants of symplectic manifolds.
Projective maps and symplectic invariants.
Projective maps and invariants of symplectic 4manifolds.
Projective maps and symplectic invariants.
Projective maps and symplectic invariants.
Projective maps and symplectic invariants.
Symplectic manifolds, maps to projective spaces, and monodromy invariants.
Symplectic manifolds, maps to projective spaces, and monodromy invariants.
Maps to CP^{2} and invariants of symplectic manifolds.
Projective maps and symplectic invariants.
Estimated transversality in symplectic geometry and projective maps.
Approximately holomorphic techniques in symplectic topology.
Symplectic manifolds, maps to CP^{2} and branch curve complements.
Fundamental groups of plane curve complements and symplectic invariants.
Techniques approximativement holomorphes et invariants de variétés symplectiques.
Applications projectives et invariants des variétés symplectiques.
Projective maps, branch curves and symplectic invariants.
Applications projectives, courbes de ramification et invariants symplectiques.
Projective maps, branch curves and symplectic invariants.
Singular plane curves and topological invariants of symplectic manifolds.
Singular plane curves and topological invariants of symplectic manifolds.
Singular plane curves and topological invariants of symplectic manifolds.
Singular plane curves and symplectic manifolds.
Singular plane curves and symplectic 4manifolds.
Singular plane curves and symplectic 4manifolds.
Singular plane curves and symplectic invariants.
Approximately holomorphic methods in symplectic geometry.
Singular plane curves and symplectic 4manifolds.
Fundamental groups of complements of plane curves and symplectic invariants.
Courbes planes et invariants de variétés symplectiques.
Courbes planes et invariants de variétés symplectiques.
Singular plane curves and symplectic manifolds.
Branched coverings, Luttinger surgery and nonisotopy.
Symplectic 4manifolds and singular plane curves.
Variétés symplectiques et courbes planes singulières.
Monodromy invariants in symplectic topology.
Monodromy invariants in symplectic topology.
Singular plane curves and symplectic 4manifolds.
Homological mirror symmetry for weighted projective planes.
Homological mirror symmetry for weighted projective planes.
Lefschetz fibrations in homological mirror symmetry: an example.
Symétrie miroir homologique pour les plans projectifs à poids.
Lefschetz fibrations and open books in symplectic and contact geometry.
Lefschetz pencils, branched covers and symplectic invariants.
Lefschetz fibrations in homological mirror symmetry.
Singular Lefschetz pencils on smooth 4manifolds.
Lefschetz fibrations in homological mirror symmetry.
Lagrangian submanifolds, Lefschetz pencils and homological mirror symmetry.
Homological mirror symmetry for Fano surfaces.
Homological mirror symmetry for Fano surfaces.
Homological mirror symmetry for Fano surfaces.
Structures presque symplectiques et pinceaux de Lefschetz en dimension 4.
Lefschetz fibrations and mirror symmetry for Fano surfaces.
Near symplectic structures and Lefschetz pencils on smooth 4manifolds.
Lefschetz fibrations, vanishing cycles and mirror symmetry.
Near symplectic structures and Lefschetz pencils on smooth 4manifolds.
Homological mirror symmetry for Fano surfaces.
Homological mirror symmetry for Fano varieties.
Near symplectic structures and Lefschetz pencils on smooth 4manifolds.
Introduction à la symétrie miroir homologique pour les variétés de Fano.
Symétrie miroir pour les plans projectifs à poids.
Symplectic 4manifolds, singular plane curves, and isotopy problems.
Symplectic 4manifolds, singular plane curves, and isotopy problems.
Homological mirror symmetry for Fano surfaces.
Homological mirror symmetry for Fano surfaces.
Homological mirror symmetry for Fano surfaces.
Homological mirror symmetry for rational surfaces.
Symplectic 4manifolds, mapping class groups, and braid groups.
Lefschetz fibrations, plane curves, surgeries, and fiber sums.
Symplectic 4manifolds, mapping class groups, and fiber sums.
Braid monodromy, plane curves, and symplectic 4manifolds.
Fiber sums of Lefschetz fibrations.
Homological mirror symmetry for Del Pezzo surfaces.
Symplectic 4manifolds, Lefschetz fibrations and mapping class groups.
Symplectic 4manifolds, Lefschetz fibrations and mapping class groups.
Symplectic 4manifolds and mapping class group factorizations.
Near symplectic structures and Lefschetz pencils on smooth 4manifolds.
Homological mirror symmetry for Fano surfaces.
Symplectic 4manifolds, mapping class groups, and fiber sums.
Mirror symmetry for blowups of CP^{2}.
Fiber sum stabilization of Lefschetz fibrations.
Symplectic 4manifolds and mapping class group factorizations.
Fiber sums of Lefschetz fibrations.
Fiber sums of Lefschetz fibrations.
Symplectic 4manifolds and singular plane curves.
Fiber sums of Lefschetz fibrations.
Homological mirror symmetry for blowups of CP^{2}.
Fiber sums of Lefschetz fibrations.
Homological mirror symmetry for blowups of CP^{2}.
Singular Lefschetz pencils on nearsymplectic 4manifolds.
Homological mirror symmetry for blowups of CP^{2}.
Symplectic 4manifolds, mapping class group factorizations, and fiber sums of Lefschetz fibrations.
Symplectic 4manifolds and singular plane curves.
Symplectic 4manifolds and Lefschetz fibrations.
Monodromy techniques in symplectic topology.
Isotopy problems for singular plane curves and symplectic 4manifolds.
Nearsymplectic structures and Lefschetz pencils on smooth 4manifolds.
Homological mirror symmetry for Del Pezzo surfaces.
How to not distinguish two complex surfaces.
Sphere packings, crystals, and errorcorrecting codes.
Homological mirror symmetry for blowups of CP^{2}.
Mapping class group factorizations and Lefschetz fibrations.
Near symplectic structures and Lefschetz pencils on smooth 4manifolds.
Mapping class group factorizations and fiber sums of Lefschetz fibrations.
Homological mirror symmetry for blowups of CP^{2}.
Lefschetz pencils and the symplectic topology of complex surfaces.
Degree doubling for Lefschetz pencils.
The canonical Lefschetz pencils of Horikawa surfaces.
Lefschetz pencils and the symplectic topology of complex surfaces.
Homological mirror symmetry for Del Pezzo surfaces.
The canonical pencils of Horikawa surfaces.
Lefschetz pencils and the symplectic topology of complex surfaces.
Homological mirror symmetry for blowups of CP^{2}.
Peuton distinguer symplectiquement les surfaces d'Horikawa?
Introduction to Fukaya categories of LandauGinzburg models.
Homological mirror symmetry for blowups of CP^{2}.
Homological mirror symmetry for blowups of CP^{2}.
Homological mirror symmetry for blowups of CP^{2}.
Mirror symmetry in the complement of an anticanonical divisor.
Tores lagrangiens dans le complémentaire d'un diviseur anticanonique et symétrie miroir.
Mirror symmetry in the complement of an anticanonical divisor.
Lagrangian submanifolds and mirror symmetry.
Mirror symmetry in the complement of an anticanonical divisor.
Mirror symmetry in the complement of an anticanonical divisor.
Mirror symmetry in the complement of an anticanonical divisor.
Mirror symmetry in the complement of an anticanonical divisor.
Tores lagrangiens et symétrie miroir.
Mirror symmetry in the complement of an anticanonical divisor.
Relative Fukaya categories and relative homological mirror symmetry.
Special Lagrangian fibrations, instanton corrections and mirror symmetry.
Special Lagrangian tori and mirror symmetry.
Special Lagrangian fibrations and mirror symmetry.
Special Lagrangian fibrations and mirror symmetry.
Special Lagrangian tori and mirror symmetry.
Special Lagrangian fibrations and mirror symmetry.
The SYZ conjecture: Lagrangian fibrations in mirror symmetry.
Mirror symmetry for blowups.
Special Lagrangian fibrations and mirror symmetry.
Broken Lefschetz fibrations on smooth 4manifolds.
Special Lagrangian fibrations and mirror symmetry.
Broken Lefschetz fibrations on smooth 4manifolds.
Lagrangian fibrations and mirror symmetry.
Special Lagrangian fibrations and mirror symmetry.
Special Lagrangian fibrations and mirror symmetry.
La conjecture de Weinstein en dimension 3 (d'après Taubes).
Mirror symmetry for blowups.
Lagrangian fibrations and mirror symmetry.
Fukaya categories of symmetric products and bordered HeegaardFloer homology.
Fukaya categories of symmetric products and bordered HeegaardFloer homology.
Mirror symmetry for blowups.
Fukaya categories of symmetric products and bordered HeegaardFloer homology.
LandauGinzburg models and mirror symmetry.
Fukaya categories and HeegaardFloer homology.
Mirror symmetry for Hirzebruch surfaces via wallcrossing.
Fukaya categories of symmetric products and bordered HeegaardFloer homology.
Lagrangian torus fibrations and mirror symmetry.
Lagrangian torus fibrations and mirror symmetry.
Lefschetz fibrations and symplectic 4manifolds.
Some tropical aspects of mirror symmetry.
Fukaya categories of symmetric products and bordered HeegaardFloer homology.
Fukaya categories in bordered HeegaardFloer homology.
Fukaya categories of symmetric products and bordered HeegaardFloer homology.
Fukaya categories and bordered HeegaardFloer homology.
Special Lagrangian fibrations and mirror symmetry.
Fibrations lagrangiennes et symétrie miroir.
Symétrie miroir pour les hypersurfaces de type général.
Catégories de Fukaya de produits symétriques et homologie de HeegaardFloer.
Lagrangian torus fibrations and mirror symmetry.
SYZ for blowups and mirror symmetry for hypersurfaces in toric varieties.
Fukaya categories of symmetric products and bordered HeegaardFloer homology.
Lagrangian torus fibrations and mirror symmetry.
Mirror symmetry for blowups and hypersurfaces in toric varieties.
Mirror symmetry for blowups and hypersurfaces in toric varieties.
Fukaya categories of symmetric products and bordered HeegaardFloer homology.
Special Lagrangian torus fibrations and mirror symmetry.
Fukaya categories of symmetric products and bordered HeegaardFloer homology.
Mirror symmetry for blowups and hypersurfaces in toric varieties.
Mirror symmetry for blowups and hypersurfaces in toric varieties.
Fukaya categories and bordered HeegaardFloer homology.
Fukaya categories of symmetric products and bordered HeegaardFloer homology.
Fukaya categories of symmetric products and bordered HeegaardFloer homology.
Sur la symétrie miroir pour les surfaces de Riemann non compactes.
The symplectic geometry of symmetric products and invariants of 3manifolds with boundary.
Bordered HeegaardFloer homology and the symplectic geometry of symmetric products.
Mirror symmetry for noncompact Riemann surfaces.
Wrapped Fukaya categories of punctured spheres and homological mirror symmetry.
Mirror symmetry for open manifolds.
Seeing into the fourth dimension (undergraduate talk).
Building 3manifold invariants by composing correspondences.
Mirror symmetry in complex dimension 1.
An introduction to Fukaya categories.
Symmetric products, correspondences, and invariants of 3manifolds with boundary.
Mirror symmetry for noncompact Riemann surfaces.
Mirror symmetry for open manifolds.
Mirror symmetry for open Riemann surfaces.
Lagrangian fibrations and mirror symmetry for open manifolds.
Mirror symmetry in complex dimension 1.
Lagrangian fibrations on conic bundles and mirror symmetry for hypersurfaces.
Homological mirror symmetry for punctured spheres.
SYZ mirror symmetry and LandauGinzburg models.
Lagrangian fibrations on blowups of toric varieties and mirror symmetry for hypersurfaces.
Mirror symmetry for affine hypersurfaces.
Mirror symmetry in complex dimension 1.
Mirror symmetry in complex dimension 1.
Mirror symmetry in complex dimension 1.
SYZ mirror symmetry and the quantum Apolynomial of the unknot.
Mirror symmetry in complex dimension 1.
Some geometric aspects of mirror symmetry.
Homological mirror symmetry for hypersurfaces in (C*)^{n}.
Homological mirror symmetry for the pair of pants.
Monotone Lagrangian tori.
Homological mirror symmetry for the pair of pants.
Towards homological mirror symmetry for affine varieties.
SYZ mirror symmetry and exotic Lagrangian tori.
A plethora of Lagrangian tori.
Monotone Lagrangian tori and tropical geometry.
A plethora of Lagrangian tori.
New constructions of monotone Lagrangian tori.
Lagrangian tori in conic bundles and mirror symmetry for affine hypersurfaces.
Deux nouvelles constructions de tores Lagrangiens monotones.
Deux nouvelles constructions de tores Lagrangiens monotones.
Symétrie miroir homologique pour les hypersurfaces affines.
Symétrie miroir homologique pour les surfaces de Riemann ouvertes.
Towards homological mirror symmetry for hypersurfaces in (C*)^{N}.
Two new constructions of monotone Lagrangian tori.
Two new constructions of monotone Lagrangian tori.
Partially wrapped Fukaya categories.
The geometry of Lagrangian tori.
Two new constructions of monotone Lagrangian tori.
Two new constructions of monotone Lagrangian tori.
Lagrangian tori, wallcrossing and mirror symmetry.
Towards HMS for hypersurfaces in (C*)^n and toric varieties.
Towards homological mirror symmetry for hypersurfaces in toric varieties.
SYZ mirror symmetry in the complement of a divisor and regular functions on the mirror.
Lagrangian tori: why so many?
Homological mirror symmetry: cylinders, pants and beyond.
Some aspects of HMS for hypersurfaces.
Towards homological mirror symmetry for hypersurfaces in toric varieties.
Homological mirror symmetry: cylinders and pairs of pants.
Lagrangian tori, mutations and toric degenerations.
Lagrangian tori, mutations and toric degenerations.
Monotone Lagrangian tori in vector spaces and projective spaces.
Monotone Lagrangian tori in vector spaces and projective spaces.
Towards homological mirror symmetry for complete intersections in toric varieties.
HMS for the pair of pants and speculations on HMS for affine hypersurfaces.
New constructions of monotone Lagrangian tori.
Speculations on homological mirror symmetry for affine hypersurfaces.
Speculations on homological mirror symmetry for hypersurfaces in (C*)^{n}.
Speculations on homological mirror symmetry for affine hypersurfaces.
Speculations on homological mirror symmetry for affine hypersurfaces.
Admissibility and Fukaya categories of toric LandauGinzburg models.
Towards relative HMS for hypersurfaces and their complements.
Symplectic 4manifolds and branched covers of CP^{2}.
La symétrie miroir homologique en dimension 1.
An invitation to mirror symmetry / Lagrangian torus fibrations and SYZ / HMS by examples.
NonKahler mirror symmetry: the Hopf surface.