**BIRTHDATE**: August 15, 1960.

Ph. D. in Mathematics: June 1991, University of California at Los Angeles

Title of Thesis: The fundamental group of the free group with infinitely many generators is R+\{0}.

Thesis Advisor: S. Popa.

Other Interests: Operator Algebras, Ergodic Theory, Number Theory
Group Representation Theory, Mathematical Physics.

Curriculum Vitae

Grant CNCS IDEI Nr. PN-II-ID-PCE-2012-4-0201