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Alexander Isaakovich Esterov

  • Alexander Isaakovich Esterov has been at HSE University since 2011.

Education and Degrees

  • 2017

    Doctor of Sciences*

  • 2005

    Candidate of Sciences* (PhD) in Geometry and Topology
    Lomonosov Moscow State University
    Thesis Title: Indices of 1-forms, general resultants, and Newton polyhedra

  • 2001

    Degree in Mathematics
    Lomonosov Moscow State University, faculty of mechanics and mathematics

* Candidate of Sciences
According to the International Standard Classification of Education (ISCED) 2011, Candidate of Sciences belongs to ISCED level 8 - "doctoral or equivalent", together with PhD, DPhil, D.Lit, D.Sc, LL.D, Doctorate or similar. Candidate of Sciences allows its holders to reach the level of the Associate Professor.
* Doctor of Sciences
A post-doctoral degree called Doctor of Sciences is given to reflect second advanced research qualifications or higher doctorates in ISCED 2011.

Awards and Accomplishments

Young Faculty Support Program (Group of Young Academic Professionals)
Category "Future Professoriate" (2013-2014)

Courses (2022/2023)

Courses (2021/2022)

Introduction to Topology (Bachelor’s programme; Faculty of Mathematics; 1 year, 2-4 module)Rus

Courses (2020/2021)

Introduction to Topology (Bachelor’s programme; Faculty of Mathematics; 1 year, 2-4 module)Rus

Courses (2019/2020)

Courses (2018/2019)

Courses (2017/2018)

Courses (2016/2017)



Galois Meets Newton: Algebraic and Geometric aspects of Singularity Theory (Реховот). Presentation: Galois meets Newton: systems of equations solvable by radicals, and Newton polytopes of volume 4


Employment history

2021 - u.n. Leading Research Fellow, International Laboratory of Cluster Geometry,NRU HSE Moscow

2018-present professor; NRU HSE Moscow
2011-2018 associate professor; NRU HSE Moscow
2005-2011 Postdoctorant/lecturer at the University of Toronto, Complutense University of Madrid,
Institut de Mathématiques, Université Paul Sabatier, and Laboratoire Dieudonné,
Université de Nice Sophia-Antipolis
2003-2005 Teaching assistant; Independent University of Moscow
2000-2003 Teacher; Moscow high school No.57

Timetable for today

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'I’m Glad I Listened to My Heart'

A career in science and technology might sound appealing to the average Russian, but a recent survey showed that most Russians believe men are better suited for this line of work than women. The young women interviewed for this story, a mathematician and a programmer, are of a different opinion.

RF president grants

Congratulations to Associate Professors of our Faculty Evgeny Feigin and Alexander Esterov upon receiving grants of the Russian Federation president for young scientists.