*Auxiliary positions*:
professor at the
Independent University of Moscow
and at the Fizmatclub.

Official address:
Steklov Institute of Mathematics at St.-Petersburg;
27, Fontanka, St.-Petersburg 191023, RUSSIA.

Phone: 7 (812) 312-88-29, 312-40-58.
FAX: 7 (812) 310-53-77.

During 15 years (1985--2000) I worked at the Program Systems Institute in Pereslavl-Zalessky. See my old Web site there which contains some material that has not migrated here.

Click below for:

- Bibliography of Vassiliev Invariants
Currently 645 items.

- Mathematical seminars:
- Seminar on Low-Dimensional Mathematics "Moscow-Petersburg", PDMI, SPb.
- V.I.Arnold's
Seminar on Singularity Theory, Moscow University
(
*since 1960's, Web pages 1996--2006*). - A.M.Vershik's
Seminar on Representation Theory and Dynamical Systems, PDMI
(
*since 1960's, Web pages since 1997*).

- Papers and books:
- List of publications
- S.Chmutov, S.Duzhin, J.Mostovoy. Introduction to Vassiliev Knot Invariants (aka CDBooK).
- Transformation Groups for Beginners (popular book; Russian, English and Japanese)

- Some courses that I taught and teach:
- At the Fizmatclub:
- Autumn 2014: Arithmetic of hyperbolic manifolds.
- Autumn 2013: Topics from number theory. Teaching materials.
- Autumn 2012: Introduction to BSD conjecture. Teaching materials.
- Spring 2012: Finite fields and sandpile groups. (Video recordings: here and here.)
- Spring 2009: Braids, free groups and Vassiliev invariants.
- Autumn 2007: Homologies of knots and links.
- Spring 2007: Low-dimensional manifolds.
- Spring 2006: Advanced topics from knot theory.
- Autumn 2005: Basic knot theory.
- Spring 2005: The Kontsevich integral.

- At the Independent University of
Moscow:
- Autumn 2004: A short course of the Drinfeld associator.
- Autumn 2002: A short course of Vassiliev invariants.
- Autumn 2001: Polytopes and Triangulations.
- Spring 2001: Combinatorics of the symmetric group.
- Autumn 2000: Combinatorics based on species..

- Other:
- Autumn 2003: Differential equations (Ohio State University).
- Spring 1999: Vassiliev Invariants and Combinatorial Structures (University of Tokyo).
- More at my old Web site.

- September 22, 2011: "Perelman, apple and doughnut", public lecture at polit.ru (youtube recording). The same video at higher resolution is here (1 Gb).
- April 15, 2006: Exponentiation of topological spaces (lecture at Students' Lectorium, St.Petersburg State University).
- Oct 29, 2003: Mathematics of the Accordion (talk at the Radical Pi student club at Ohio State University).
- Two "multimedia" lectures (University of Aizu, Japan).

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This page continues my home-page in Pereslavl that was created in December 1994.