Senior Researcher I at Institute of Mathematics "Simion Stoilow" of the Romanian Academy (I.M.A.R.)
Romanian (mother tongue), English (advanced), Italian (advanced), French (advanced), German (level B2)
1995 West University of Timisoara, Diploma in Mathematics
1996
West University of Timisoara, Master Degree in Mathematics
1997
University of Cambridge (UK), Certificate of Advanced Study in
Mathematics
2001 University of Edinburgh, Ph.D in Mathematics
2001  2002 Ecole Polytechnique (Palaiseau), EDGE Postdoctoral
Fellow
2002  2003 University of Hull, EPSRC Postdoctoral
Research Assistant
2003  2004 University of Glasgow, EPSRC
Postdoctoral Research Assistant
2005 (3 months) Ecole
Polytechnique (Palaiseau), CNRS researcher
2006  2008 Centro di
Ricerca Matematica "Ennio de Giorgi" (Scuola Normale
Superiore di Pisa), CariLuca SNS Junior Visiting Fellow
2008 (2
months) The "Abdus Salam" International Center for
Theoretical Physics, Visiting Researcher
2010 (6 weeks) University
of Glasgow, Senior Research Fellow
2012 (2 months) Institut des
Hautes Etudes Scientifiques (Bures sur Yvette), Visiting Scientist.
20132016 (18 months) University of Mannheim and University of
Hamburg, Humboldt Research Fellow
Thesis title: Geometric structures on manifolds; Thesis defence at IMAR, on 19th of June 2013.
Kahler and CR geometry, quaternionic geometry, generalized complex geometry, Frobenius manifolds and meromorphic connections, Penrose transforms.
 Twist, elementary deformation, and the KKcorrespondence in
generalized complex geometry, arxiv:1706.05516, sent for
publication (joint with V. Cortes)
Regular Fmanifolds:
initial conditions and Frobenius metrics, Ann. Sc. Norm. Sup.
Pisa, (5) 17 (2017), p. 11211152 (joint with C. Hertling)

Prolongation of Tanaka structures: an alternative approach, Ann.
Mat. Pura Applic. (3) 196 (2017), p. 11371164 (joint with D.
Alekseevsky)
On cotangent
manifolds, complex structures and generalized geometry, Ann. Inst.
Fourier, 66 (2016), p. 128.
 Hermitian metrics on
Fmanifolds, J. Geom. Physics 107 (2016), p. 6078 (joint with
C. Hertling) Tanaka structures (nonholonomic Gstructures) and
Cartan connections, J. Geom. Physics, (Conformal and
Complex geometry in Honor of Paul Gauduchon), vol. 91 (2015), p.
88100 (joint with D. V. Alekseevsky)
The tt* geometry on the
big phase space, Comm. Math. Physics ,
vol. 329 (2014), p. 295323 (joint
with I. A. B. Strachan).
 Symmetries of Fmanifolds with
eventual identities and special families of connections , Ann. Sc.
Norm. Sup. Pisa, vol.
XIII (2014), p. 641674 (joint with I. A. B. Strachan)
On adding a variable to a Frobenius manifold and
generalizations, Geom. Dedicata, vol. 167,
(2013), p. 189214
Invariant generalized complex structures on
Lie groups, Proc. London Math. Soc. ,
(4), vol. 105 (2012) (joint with D.
V. Alekseevsky).
 A note about invariant SKTstructures and
generalized Kahler structures on flag manifolds, Proc. Edinb.
Math. Soc., (3)
vol. 55 (2012) (joint with D.V.
Alekseevsky).
 A prolongation of the conformalKilling operator
on quaternionicKahler manifolds, Ann. Mat. Pura Applic.
(4) vol. 191 (2012).
 The conformalKilling equation on G2 and
Spin7 structures, J. Geom. Physics, (6), vol. 61,
(2011).
 Dubrovin's duality for Fmanifolds with eventual
identities, Adv. Math., (5), vol. 266, (2011) (joint
with I. A. B. Strachan).
 A report on the geometry of
Bochnerflat Kahler manifolds, (volume in the honour of Dan
I. Papuc), A.U.T., XLVIII,1,2 (2010), p. 147156.
 The
fundamental form of almostquaternionic Hermitian manifolds, J.
Geom. Physics, (4) 60 (2010), p. 574580
 A
characterization of quaternionic projective space by the
conformalKilling equation, J. London Math. Soc. (2)
80 (2009), p. 326340 (joint with M. Pontecorvo)
 About the
geometry of almost paraquaternionic manifolds, Diff. Geom.
Applic. 27 (2009), p. 575588.
 Quaternionic
connections, induced holomorphic structures and a vanishing theorem,
Internat. J. Math., 19 (2008), no. 10,
p.11671185
 The Bochnerflat cone of a CR manifold, Compositio
Math., 114 (2008), p. 747777
 The Bochnerflat
geometry of Weighted Projective spaces,Perspectives in Riemannian
Geometry, C.R.M. Proceed. Lecture Notes, AMS (2006),
p. 109156 (joint with P. Gauduchon)
 SasakiWeyl connections on
CR manifolds, Diff. Geom. Applic., 24 (2006), no. 5,
p. 542553.
 Conformallyflat pencils of metrics, Frobenius
structures and a modified Saito construction, J. Geom.
Physics 56 (2006), no. 9, p. 15611575 (joint with I. A. B.
Strachan)
 A note on the multiEguchiHanson metric, Modern
Trends in Geometry and Topology, (2006), no. 34, p.
179184.
 Weyl connections and curvature properties on CR
manifolds, Ann. Global Anal. Geom., 26 (2004), no. 1
(2004), p. 5972
 Compatible metrics on a manifold and nonlocal
bihamiltonian structures, Internat. Math. Res. Notices,
66 (2004), p.34333557 (joint with I. A. B. Strachan)
 The Xray
transform for currents, Diff. Geom. Applic., vol. 18
no. 1 (2003) p. 113117
 The Penrose transform for compactly
supported cohomology, J. London Math. Soc., vol. 66,
no. 2 (2002) p. 131141 (joint with T. N. Bailey)
 The
AtiyahWard Ansatz in 3dimensions, Rendiconti di
Matemematica, vol. 22 no. 7 (2002) p. 343358
 The
Guillemin formula and Kaehler metrics on toric symplectic manifolds,
J. Symplectic Geom., vol. 1, no. 4 (2002) p. 767784
(joint with D. M. J. Calderbank and P. Gauduchon)
 The Penrose
transform for currents, Rivista Mat. Univ. Parma,
vol. 7, no. 1 (2002) 17
 Relative involutive cohomology and
applications, An. Univ. Timisoara, Seria
MatematicaInformatica, XXXIX (2001), p. 2334
 Several
extensions of the smooth Penrose transform, An. Univ.
Timisoara, Seria Mat.Inf., vol. 39 (2001), p. 163173

About positive operators on vector bundles, Rivista Mat.
Univ. Parma vol. 5, no. 5 (1996) p. 5564 (joint with D.
Papuc)
On the composition of positive operators on vector bundles,
Scripta Scient. Math., vol. 1 fasc. 2 (MCMXCIX),
(joint with D. I. Papuc)
 Spectral properties of positive
operators defined on a vector bundle endowed with a field of cones,
An. Univ. Timisoara, Seria MatematicaInformatica,
vol. 33 no. 1 (1995) p. 5565
Director of the following research projects: Geometric structures on manifolds (CNCS grant, code 1187/2008), during 20092011; Hermitian and quaternionic structures on manifolds and applications (PNIIIDPCE201130362), during 20122016; Special geometries and related structures (PNIIIIDP4PCE20160019), during 20172019.
Postal Address: I.M.A.R., Bucharest, RO014700, ROMANIA
EMail:
Liana dot David at imar dot ro