Prof. Philippe MICHEL
1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Phone +41 21 693 2576
Fax +41 21 693 55 50
Ph. Michel’s main research interest lie in the field of analytic number theory and range over a variety of techniques and methods which include: arithmetic geometry, exponential sums, sieve methods, automorphic forms and allied representations, L-functions and more recently ergodic theory.
Ph. Michel is a former student of ENS Cachan and obtained his PhD in Université Paris XI in 1995 under the guidance of E. Fouvry. From 1995 to 1998 he was maître de conférence at Université Paris XI and full professor at Université Montpellier II until 2008 then when he joined EPFL. Ph. Michel was awarded the Peccot-Vimont prize, has been member of the Institut Universitaire de France and was invited speaker at the 2006 International Congress of Mathematician. He is member of the Academia Europaea (Academy of Europe) since 2011 and Fellow of the American Math. Society since 2012.