I am a professor in the Department of Mathematics at the Technion -Israel Institute of Technology, and hold the Mina Gottlieb Ofer and Henry Ofer Chair in Mathematics

**Email:** pinsky@technion.ac.il

**Address:** Department of Mathematics

Technion-Israel Institute of Technology

Haifa, 32000

Israel

My mathematical interests are in **Probability and Stochastic Processes **and in **Linear and Nonlinear Parabolic and Elliptic Partial Differential Equations**. In the past several years, much of my work concerns **Random Permutations**.

- B.A. University of Pennsylvania, 1978
- Ph.D. New York University – Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, 1982 under the direction of
*S.R.S. Varadhan**.*

### Teaching:

- Recipient of Yanai Prize 2015
- Here are links to the first lecture in each of the two courses of mine that appears (in Hebrew) in the Technion Video Library and on YouTube. If you have a Hebrew browser, you can find the entire series of lectures: Probability Theory (Fall 2008), Metric and Topological Spaces (Spring 2018)

### Books:

*Problems from the Discrete to the Continuous: Probability, Number Theory, Graph Theory, and Combinatorics**,**Universitext, Springer*2014*Positive Harmonic Functions and Diffusion*(1995) is available from Cambridge University Press in hardback, paperback, and e-book form.

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