## Short Vita for Rafal Latala |

- Born November 24, 1971 in Warsaw
- Address: Institute of Mathematics, University of Warsaw, Banacha 2, 02-097 Warszawa, Poland
- Phone: +48(22)5544552, Fax: +48(22)5544552

- 2009 Title of professor (awarded by the President of Poland)
- 2002 Habilitation degree in Mathematics, University of Warsaw
- 1997 PhD in Mathematics, University of Warsaw
(PhD Dissertation
*Estimation of moments of sums of independent random variables*(in Polish), thesis advisor prof. dr hab. Stanislaw Kwapien) - 1994 MSc degree in Mathematics, University of Warsaw

- 2013-present Professor, Institute of Mathematics University of Warsaw
- 2003-2012 Associate Professor, Institute of Mathematics University of Warsaw
- 2009-2012 Professor, Institute of Mathematics of the Polish Academy of Sciences (part time)
- 2007-2009 Associate Professor (Docent), Institute of Mathematics of the Polish Academy of Sciences
- 1997-2003 Assistant Professor, Institute of Mathematics University of Warsaw
- 1994-97 Instructor, Institute of Mathematics University of Warsaw

- 01.2004-03.2004 Visiting Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
- 08.2001-12.2001 Visiting Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Connecticut, Storrs
- 09.1997-06.1999 Visiting Assistant Professor, School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta
- 10.1996--09.1997, Visiting Lecturer, Institute of Mathematics Polish Academy of Sciences

- 02.2011--03.2011 Newton Institute, Cambridge (2 months)
- 09.2010--11.2010 Fields Institute, Toronto (2 months)
- 06.2007--07.2007 Institut Henri Poincare, Paris (1 month)
- 02.1996--05.1996 Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley

- Institute of Mathematics of the Polish Academy of Sciences Prize for outstanding scientific achievements in mathematics 2014
- AMS Fellow (since 2013)
- Foundation for Polish Science Grant "Mistrz" for years 2007-2011
- Prime Minister Award for Habilitation Thesis 2003
- Invited Speaker, International Congress of Mathematicians, Beijing 2002
- Award of the Third Department of the Polish Academy of Science (PAN) 2002
- Stefan Banach Prize by the Polish Mathematical Society 2002 (jointly with Krzysztof Oleszkiewicz)
- Prime Minister Award for PhD Thesis 1997
- Kazimierz Kuratowski Prize by the Polish Mathematical Society 1997
- Jozef Marcinkiewicz Prize by the Polish Mathematical Society 1994 (jointly with Krzysztof Oleszkiewicz)

- Jakub Wojtaszczyk,
*Properties of logarithmically concave random variables*(in Polish), University of Warsaw, 2009 - Radoslaw Adamczak,
*Inequalities and Laws of Iterated Logarithm for U-statystics*(in Polish), Instistute of Mathematics Polish Academy of Sciences, 2007 - Rafal Lochowski,
*Tail and moment estimates for multilinear random forms*(in Polish), University of Warsaw, 2005

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