<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/loose.dtd"> <html> <!-- https://www.overleaf.com/2219150htfjpr#/5672034/ --> <head> <title>Tomasz Kania - University of Warwick</title> <LINK REL=StyleSheet HREF="style.css" TYPE="text/css" MEDIA=screen> <META HTTP-EQUIV="content-type" CONTENT="text/html; charset=iso-8859-2"> </head> <body> <div id="page"> <div id="header"> <h1><a href="#">Tomasz Kania</a></h1> <div class="description">Institute of Mathematics<br> Czech Academy of Sciences in Prague</div> </div> <div id="mainarea"> <div id="sidebar"> <div class="sidebarheader"></div> <div id="sidebarnav"> <a class="active" href="index.html">Research interests and CV</a> <a href="papers.html">Publications</a> <a href="eventsandtalks.html">Conferences, events, and talks</a> <a href="teaching.html">Teaching</a> </div> <div class="sidebarheader">Contact</div> <div class="widget"><br> <img src="mail.png" alt="Tomek Kania"/> <br><br> You may want to visit <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/tomasz-marcin-kania/">my LinkedIn profile</a>.<br> <br><br> <strong><span style="color:#04B404">Last update: August 12, 2018</strong><br><br> <img src="lion.jpg" alt="sleepy lion" width="200" height="160"/> </div></div> <div id="contentarea"> <br><b><u>Interests:</u></b><br> <br>Banach spaces and their operators; geometry of Banach spaces<br> Ideals and representations of operator algebras and, more generally, Banach algebras<br>Applied probability, Markov processes, Financial markets, Python modelling. <br><br><b><u>Longer research visits:</u></b><br> <br><b>March 2018 </b><br>University of Cambridge, Peterhouse.<br> <br><b>February  April 2014</b><br> <a href=http://www.fields.utoronto.ca/>Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences</a>, Toronto<br><a href=http://www.fields.utoronto.ca/programs/scientific/13-14/harmonicanalysis/><i>Thematic Program on Abstract Harmonic Analysis, Banach and Operator Algebras</i>.</a> <br><br><b><u>Employment:</u></b><br> <br><b>September 2017  present </b><br>Research fellow at the Czech Academcy of Sciences in Prague.<br> <br><b>January 2016  September 2017</b><br>Research Associate at Mathematics Institute employed from the ERC Advanced Grant <i>Local Structure of Sets, Measures and Currents</i> (PI: Professor David Preiss, FRS),<br> University of Warwick, England.<br> <br><b>September 2015  December 2015</b><br> Temporary Lectureship in Mathematics,<br>University College Cork, Cork, Ireland.<br> <br><b>September 2014  September 2015</b><br> Temporary Lectureship in Mathematics,<br>Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Lancaster University, England.<br> <br><b>January  September 2014</b><br> <a href=http://wcmcs.edu.pl/node/66>WCMCS post-doctoral fellow (assistant professor),</a><br>Institute of Mathematics of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw, Poland.<br> <br><b>October 2010  November 2013</b><br> General teaching assistant, <br> Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Lancaster University, England. <br><br><b><u>Education:</u></b><br> <br><b>October 2010  November 2013</b><br> PhD studies at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Lancaster University,<br> PhD thesis: <i>Closed ideals of operators on Banach spaces of continuous functions</i>, 196 pp defended on November 5th, 2013,<br> Supervisor: <a href=http://www.math.ku.dk/~laustsen/>Dr. Niels Jakob Laustsen</a>,<br>Examiners: <a href=http://www.maths.ed.ac.uk/people/show?person=50>Prof. T Alastair Gillespie</a> and <a href=http://www.maths.lancs.ac.uk/~jameson/>Dr. Graham Jameson</a>.<br> <br><b>October 2005  June 2010</b><br> Integrated MSc studies on <i>Pure Mathematics</i> at <a href=http://english.us.edu.pl>University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland</a>. Master's Thesis: <i>On the applications of Martin's Axiom</i> (final grade equivalent to 1<sup>st</sup> Class)<br>Supervisor: <a href=http://www.math.us.edu.pl/ztm/ablaszczyk/indexeng.html>Professor Aleksander BBaszczyk</a>. <br><br><b><u>Awards:</u></b><br> <br><b>2011</b> <a href=http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/sci-tech/graduate_school/deans_award.php>Dean's Award for Excellence in Postgraduate Studies (First Year Category)</a>. <br><b>2012</b> <a href=http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/sci-tech/graduate_school/deans_award.php>Dean's Award for Excellence in Postgraduate Studies (Second Year Category)</a>. <br><b>2013</b> <a href=http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/fas/maths/news/001905/deans-award-kania-completes-the-hat-trick>Dean's Award for Excellence in Postgraduate Studies (Third Year Category)</a>. <br><b>2013</b> Selected to participate in <a href=http://www.heidelberg-laureate-forum.org/>the inaugural Heidelberg Laureate Forum: Abel-, Fields- and Turing-Laureates Meet the Next Generation</a>, Heidelberg, Germany, September 2013. </b> <br><b>2014</b> Selected to participate in and to organise a workshop <i><a href="http://m.heidelberg-laureate-forum.org/talk/show/1102631410553869259">Independence results in Mathematics</a></i> at <a href=http://www.heidelberg-laureate-forum.org/>the second Heidelberg Laureate Forum: Abel-, Fields- and Turing-Laureates Meet the Next Generation</a>, Heidelberg, Germany, September 2014. </b> <br><br><b><u>Other activities:</u></b> <br><br>I am a reviewer for <a href="http://www.ams.org/mr-database">Mathematical Reviews</a> and <a href="http://www.zentralblatt-math.org/zmath/en">Zentralblatt MATH.</a> <br>Occasionally, I contribute to <a href="https://mathoverflow.net/users/15129/tomek-kania">Mathoverflow</a> and <a href="https://math.stackexchange.com/users/17929/tomek-kania">Mathematics StackExchange</a>. <br><br>You will find my ResearchGate profile <a href="https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Tomasz_Kania">here</a>. <br> </div></div> <div id="footer"> </div> </div> <script> (function(i,s,o,g,r,a,m){i['GoogleAnalyticsObject']=r;i[r]=i[r]||function(){ (i[r].q=i[r].q||[]).push(arguments)},i[r].l=1*new Date();a=s.createElement(o), m=s.getElementsByTagName(o)[0];a.async=1;a.src=g;m.parentNode.insertBefore(a,m) })(window,document,'script','//www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js','ga'); ga('create', 'UA-56994309-1', 'auto'); ga('send', 'pageview'); </script> </body> </html>?????