Short CV/Education and training

  • 1975
    Diplôme d'E.A. degree, Paris Diderot University (Paris 7), France

  • 1976
    State examination in Paris, France

  • 1976
    Doctorate (Thèse de 3-ième cycle), Paris Diderot University (Paris 7), France

  • 1977 – 1983
    Teaching assistant, Paris Diderot University (Paris 7), France

  • 1983 – 1985
    Visiting researcher at the Max Planck Institute, Bonn, Germany

  • 1984
    Habilitation (postdoctoral qualification), Paris Diderot University (Paris 7), France

  • 1985
    Habilitation (postdoctoral qualification), University of Bonn, Germany

  • 1985 – 1989
    Heisenberg Fellowship from the German Research Foundation (DFG)

  • 1989 – 1990
    Maitre de Conferences (professor), Paris Diderot University (Paris 7), France

  • Since 1990
    Professor and Chair at the University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany

Selected publications

  • Esnault, H., Viehweg, E.: Dyson's lemma for polynomials in several variables (and the theorem of Roth). In: Inventiones math. 78, 1984. S. 445-490.

  • Esnault, H., Viehweg, E.: Logarithmic De Rham complexes and vanishing theorems. In: Inventiones math. 86, 1986. S. 161-194.

  • Esnault, H., Viehweg, E.: Lectures on Vanishing Theorems. Book. In: DMV-Seminar Band 20, Birkhäuser. S. 164.

  • Esnault, H., Bloch, S.: The coniveau filtration and non- divisibility for algebraic cycles. In: Math. Ann. 304, 1996. S. 303-314.

  • Esnault, H.: Characteristic classes of flat bundles and determinant of the Gauß-Manin connection. In: Proceedings of the International Congress of Mathematicians, Beijing 2002, Higher Education Press. S. 471-483.

  • Esnault, H.: Varieties over a finite field with trivial Chow group of 0-cycles have a rational point. In: Invent. math. 151, 2003. S. 187-191.

  • Esnault, H.: Deligne's integrality theorem in unequal characteristic and rational points over finite fields. In: Annals of Mathematics 164, 2006. S. 715-730.

  • Esnault, H., Bloch, S., Kreimer, D.: On motives attached to graph polynomials. In: Comm. Math. Phys. 267(1), 2006. S. 181-225.

  • Esnault, H., Berthelot, P., Bloch, S.: On Witt vector cohomology for singular varieties. In: Compositio math. 143, 2007. S. 363-392.

  • Esnault, H., Mehta, V.: Simply connected projective manifolds in characteristic p > 0 have no nontrivial stratified bundles. In: Inventiones math. 181, 2010. S. 449-465.


Selected projects

  • Editor, Algebra and Number Theory, since 2008

  • Editor, Mathematical Research Letters, since 2007

  • Editor, Cubo. A Mathematical Journal, since 2002

  • Editor, Acta Mathematica Vietnamica, since 2000

  • Editor, Mathematische Annalen (Annals of Mathematics), 1998 – 2010

  • Editor, Duke Mathematical Journal, since 1995

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Member of the faculty council

  • Member of the NSF panel

  • Member of the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities (BBAW), since 2010

  • Member of the advisory board of the Research Institute of Tsinghua University in Shenzhen, China , since 2009

  • Member of the National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina, since 2008

  • Member of the advisory board of the Dahlem Conference in Berlin, Germany, since 2008

  • Member of the advisory board of the Institute of Mathematics of the Academia Sinica in Taipei, Taiwan, since 2007

  • Member of the scientific council for the German Research Foundation (DFG) Leibniz Prize, since 2007

  • Member of the Scientific Council of Oberwolfach, since 2006

  • Member of the Institute of Science and Ethics (IWE), since 2005

  • Member of the Committee of Visitors at the Department of Mathematics, Harvard University, 2005

  • Member of the Academy of North Rhine-Westphalia, since 2005

  • Member of the DFG senate committee for graduate schools, 2004 – 2007

  • Member of the national council Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), 2002 – 2003

  • International Mathematical Union (IMU) delegate to the International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM), 2002

  • Jury member for the Cantor Medal, 2001

  • Member of the scientific committee of the Humboldt Foundation, 1997 – 2003

  • Member of the scientific committee of the Max Planck Institute in Bonn, until 1989

Media coverage

Contact

You can only see the contact information of the academics in the database if you are a registered user of AcademiaNet.
Please register here

Testimonials

  1. Read what our members say about AcademiaNet.

No more excuses!

  1. Please download the brochure "No more excuses" and read more about female experts in Europe, and about AcademiaNet.

Similar profiles

  1. Dr. Annette Baudisch

    Biological and related sciences , Mathematics and statisticsEvolutionary biodemography

  2. Prof. Dr. Astrid Beckmann

    Mathematics and statistics, Physical sciencesMathematics education

  3. Prof. Dr. Christine Alewell

    Environment, Mathematics and statisticsbiogeochemistry, isotope geochemistry, soil science

  4. Prof. Dr. Maria Blettner

    Health, Mathematics and statisticsEpidemiology and statistics

 

News

  1. French Mathematician Becomes First Einstein Professor

    One of today's most influential mathematicians will be teaching and conducting research in Berlin. Hélène Esnault will help to enrich Berlin as a center for outstanding science and research.