Christopher Deninger Scientist

Christopher Deninger (born 1958) is a German mathematician at the University of Münster. He made notable contributions to number theory and algebraic geometry.Deninger obtained his doctorate from the University of Cologne in 1982, under supervision of Curt Meyer. In 1992, he shared a Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize with Michael Rapoport, Peter Schneider and Thomas Zink. He was a plenary speaker at the 1998 International Congress of Mathematicians in Berlin.In 2012 he became a fellow of the American Mathematical Society.

Christopher Deninger

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Birth dateJanuary 01, 1958
University of Cologne


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doctoral student
Annette Werner
Guido Kings
J%C3%B6rg Wildeshaus
Klaus K%C3%BCnnemann
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