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Eugene Dynkin  

Dynkin in 1976  
Born 
Eugene Borisovich Dynkin 11 May 1924 Leningrad, Soviet Union 
Died 
14 November 2014 Ithaca, New York, United States  (aged 90)
Residence  Ithaca, New York, United States 
Citizenship  United States 
Fields  Mathematics 
Institutions 
Moscow University Central Economic Mathematical Institute Cornell University 
Alma mater  Moscow University 
Doctoral advisor  Andrey Kolmogorov 
Doctoral students 
Nicolai V. Krylov Igor Girsanov Fridrikh Karpelevich Anatoliy Skorokhod Ernest Vinberg Complete List 
Notable awards  Leroy P. Steele Prize (1993) 
Eugene Borisovich Dynkin (Russian: Евге́ний Бори́сович Ды́нкин; May 11, 1924 – 14 November 2014) was a SovietAmerican mathematician. He worked most in probability and algebra. Dynkin especially worked in semisimple Lie groups, Lie algebras, and Markov processes. The Dynkin diagram, the Dynkin system, and Dynkin's lemma are named for him. Before his death, Dynkin was a mathematician at Cornell University.
Dynkin died at his home in Ithaca, New York, aged 90.^{[1]}
References
 ↑ "Евгений Борисович Дынкин" (in Russian). Moscow Mathematical Center of Continuous Education. http://www.mccme.ru/head/news/dynkin.htm. Retrieved 16 November 2014.

