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Alexander Kechris

Professor of Mathematics

Mail Code: MC 253-37
Office: 379 Linde Hall
Phone: 626-395-4368
M.S., National Technical University, Athens, 1969; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 1972; D.h.c., University of Athens. Assistant Professor, Caltech, 1974-76; Associate Professor, 1976-81; Professor, 1981-. Executive Officer for Mathematics, 1994-97.
Research Areas: Mathematics

Alekos' main research interests are in mathematical logic and its interactions with analysis and dynamical systems. He has made extensive contributions to the definability theory of the continuum and its connections and applications to classical and harmonic analysis, ergodic theory, topological dynamics, combinatorics, computability theory and model theory.