# Biography:Igor Dolgachev

Igor Dolgachev | |
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Nationality | United States |

Alma mater | Template:Moscow University |

Known for | Dolgachev surface |

Scientific career | |

Fields | Mathematics |

Institutions | University of Michigan |

Doctoral advisor | Igor Shafarevich |

**Igor V. Dolgachev** (born 1944^{[1]}) is a Russian–American mathematician specializing in algebraic geometry. He has been a professor at the University of Michigan since 1978. He introduced Dolgachev surfaces in 1981.^{[2]}

Dolgachev completed his Ph.D. at Moscow State University in 1970, under the supervision of Igor Shafarevich.

## References[edit]

- ↑ Dolgachev, Igor V.; Keum, JongHae; Kondō, Shigeyuki (2007-01-25).
*Algebraic geometry: Korea-Japan Conference in honor of Igor Dolgachev's 60th birthday, July 5-9, 2004, Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Seoul, Korea*. American Mathematical Soc.. pp. 7–. ISBN 978-0-8218-4201-0. https://books.google.com/books?id=1WN9ABvYDSQC&pg=PR7. Retrieved 20 June 2011. - ↑ Donaldson, Simon K.; Society, London Mathematical (1990).
*Geometry of low-dimensional manifolds: proceedings of the Durham Symposium, July 1989*. Cambridge University Press. pp. 56–. ISBN 978-0-521-39978-4. https://books.google.com/books?id=jY2oBGIzaPIC&pg=PA56. Retrieved 20 June 2011.

## External links[edit]

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