Biographical Note of Professor Toshiyuki KOBAYASHI

Professor Toshiyuki Kobayashi is a professor of the University of Tokyo, and also serves as a Principal Investigator of Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (IPMU).

His research interests include analysis of symmetries, representation theory of Lie groups and discontinuous groups.

His academic honours include the Spring Prize (1999, Japan), JSPS Prize (2007), Humboldt Research Award (2008, Germany), and AMS Fellow (2017, USA).

Professor Kobayashi received Medal with Purple Ribbon in 2014.