Chercheur Mathématicien, Enseignant, Université de Lille 1.
Université de Lille 1
Cité scientifique - Batiment M2
59655 - Villeneuve d'Ascq, France
Tel: +33 3-20 43 45 08
Fax: +33 3-20 43 43 02
E-mail: sadok.kallel [at] math.univ-lille1.fr
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I got my BSc in Electrical Engineering from
Michigan State University, then my Ph.D. in Mathematics from
I spent two years at the
Centre de Recherche Mathematiques at Montreal,
then one semester at the
Fields Institute in Toronto.
I was afterwards lecturer at the
University of British Columbia
and Postdoctoral fellow at the newly constituted
Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences.
At the moment I am a Faculty at the University of Lille1, and a member of the
Laboratoire Painlevé (Unité Mixte de Recherche, UMR-CNRS 8524).
I was born and raised in Tunisia
Founding Member of the
Southern Mediterranean University in Tunis.
Member of the Groupement de Recherche GDR 2875, Topologie Algébrique et Applications.
Membre du GGTM (Groupement de topologie et de géométrie du Maghreb).
I've been in 2009 a CNRS research associate (i.e. délégation CNRS auprès du PIMS). I am currently a visiting Professor at the American University of Sharjah, UAE.
My fields of mathematical research and interest are in
Algebraic Topology (string
topology, homotopy theory, manifold theory) and in
classical Algebraic Geometry
Recent research involves studying spaces of configurations on manifolds and their analogs; like permutation products, finite subset spaces and barycenter spaces. A common thread in much of my research is the topology of function spaces like loop spaces, holomorphic mapping spaces and spaces of embeddings. These are topics with applications to homotopy theory, mathematical physics (gauge theory, sigma models), non-linear analysis (problems of N-body type) and moduli spaces.
Nice and instructive links about my area of research can be found here
I have a strong interest in urban planning and in environment
protection (mostly pertaining to Tunisia). I write newspaper articles
from time to time. You can read me here
Member of Alyssa Network here
Some of my Recent Publications
Some colleagues who have had Postdocs with me at Lille:
|Last opdated October 2010, Sadok Kallel|