Curriculum Vitae of Yasuyuki Kawahigashi


Born: 
May 1962                Tokyo, JAPAN (as Yasuyuki Asano)

Education:
March 1985              B.Sc., Mathematics
                        The University of Tokyo
June 1986               M.A., Mathematics
                        University of California, Los Angeles
March 1987              M.Sc., Mathematics
                        The University of Tokyo
                        (with credit transfer from UCLA)
June 1989               Ph.D., Mathematics
                        University of California, Los Angeles
                        Advisor: Masamichi Takesaki

June 1990               Doctor of Science
                        The University of Tokyo
                        Advisor: Hikosaburo Komatsu

Academic Appointments:
1989-1991               Research Associate, Department of Mathematics
                        The University of Tokyo
1991-1992               Lecturer, Department of Mathematics
                        The University of Tokyo
1991-1992               Miller Research Fellow
                        Miller Institute for Basic Research in Science
                        University of California, Berkeley
1992-1999               Associate Professor
                        Department of Mathematical Sciences
                        The University of Tokyo
1999-                   Full Professor
                        Department of Mathematical Sciences
                        The University of Tokyo
2011-2012               Visiting Professor
                        Research Institute for Mathematical Sciences
                        Kyoto University
2011-                   Senior Scientist (Joint Appointment)
                        Kavli IPMU, The University of Tokyo (WPI)

Fellowships:
1985-1986               Chancellor's Fellow
                        University of California, Los Angeles
1988-1989               Alfred P. Sloan Doctoral Dissertation Fellow
1991-1992               Miller Research Fellow
                        University of California, Berkeley

Prizes/Distinctions:
2000                    The first Operator Algebra Prize (Japan)
2002                    Spring Prize, Mathematical Society of Japan (pictures)
2018                    Invited speaker at ICM 2018 (Sections: "Analysis and Operator Algebras", "Mathematical Physics")

Editorial Board:
2003-                   Communications in Mathematical Physics
2004-                   International Journal of Mathematics (Chair, 2005-2012, 2014-)
2004-                   Reviews in Mathematical Physics (Associate Editor)
2005-                   Journal of Mathematical Physics (Associate Edtior, 2012-)
2005-                   Japanese Journal of Mathematics (Managing Editor, 2006-)
2006-                   Journal of Mathematical Sciences, The University of Tokyo (Editor-in-Chief)
2014-                   Mathematical Physics Studies, Springer

Long visits:
1988-1989               IHES
2000-2001               MSRI, General Member (Operator Algebra Program)

Research Abstract:      List
Publications:           List
Talks:                  List
Former students:        List
Former postdoc fellows: List
Meetings organized:     List
Various referees:       List


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