Martín Sombra: vita


Born in 1970 in Ezpeleta, a town in the southeastern suburbs of Buenos Aires. Married, two children

1994-1998: Ph.D. in Mathematics, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina (advisor: Joos Heintz)
1988-1993: Licenciatura en Matemática, Universidad de La Plata, Argentina
Positions held
2009-        : ICREA Research Professor at Universitat de Barcelona
2008-2009: Professeur des Universités, Université de Bordeaux 1, France
2004-2008: Ramón y Cajal Researcher, Universitat de Barcelona
2003-2004: Maître de Conférences, Université de Lyon 1, France
2001-2003: Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellow, Institut de Mathématiques de Jussieu, Paris, France
1999-2000: Postdoctoral Member, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, USA
1998         : Postdoctoral Fellow, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley, USA
1996-2001: Jefe de Trabajos Prácticos, Universidad de La Plata, Argentina
1994-1996: Ayudante, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
1992-1993: Undergraduate Fellow, Fundación Antorchas, Argentina
1991-1993: Ayudante, Universidad de La Plata, Argentina

2007 Journal of Complexity Best Paper Award, for the paper "Factoring bivariate sparse (lacunary) polynomials"

Since 2012: member of the advisory board of the series of conferences Effective Methods in Algebraic Geometry (MEGA)
Since 2014: member of the steering committee of the Institut de Matemàtiques de la Universitat de Barcelona (IMUB)

Conferences, seminars and colloquia organized
2015-Present: IMUB Colloquium 2.0 at UB
2017: Conference on the Foundations of Computational Mathematics (FoCM 2017) at UB
2016: CIMPA-ICTP research school on toric methods in geometry, arithmetic and dynamics at Santiago de Chile
2015: Algebra and Geometry Meeting at UB
2009-2015: IMUB Colloquium at UB
2014: Encuentro de Álgebra Computacional y Aplicaciones (EACA 2014) at IEC, Barcelona
2011: Workshop on Tropical Geometry at CIEM, Castro Urdiales
2011: Coloquio del Centenario de la RSME-UB at UB
2011: Kyoto-Paris-Barcelona Seminar in Arakelov Geometry at UB
2011: Heights in Diophantine and Arakelov Geometry, Dynamical Systems and Computer Algebra at Tossa de Mar, Spain
2009: Effective Methods in Algebraic Geometry (MEGA 2009) at Barcelona
2008: Workshop on Tropical Enumerative Geometry at UB
2006-2007: Seminari de Geometria Algebraica UB-UPC
2006: Algebraic Geometry and Geometric Modeling (AGGM06) at UB

Last update: 25 November 2014