Boris Khesin headshot
Past Member

Boris Khesin

Funding provided by the Charles Simonyi Endowment

Affiliation

Mathematics

Field of Study

Topological Hydrodynamics, Infinite-Dimensional Groups, Integrable Systems

Home Institution

University of Toronto
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Boris Khesin’s research focuses on the geometry of various infinite-dimensional groups and related Hamiltonian systems, geometric methods in completely integrable systems, and topological and group-theoretical approaches to hydrodynamics and optimal mass transport via the study of the geometry of diffeomorphism groups.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Mathematics
Spring
Member
School of Mathematics

Degrees

Moscow State University
Ph.D.
1989