Hugo Rossi

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Hugo Rossi (left) with Weishu Shih, Montreal 1967

Hugo Rossi (born April 17, 1935 in Boston ) is an American mathematician who deals with complex analysis .

Rossi studied at the City College of New York with a bachelor's degree in 1956 and at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a master's degree in 1957 and a doctorate with Isadore Singer in 1960 ( maximality of algebras of holomorphic functions ). In 1960 he became an assistant professor at the University of California, Berkeley and in the same year at Princeton University . In 1963 he became an associate professor and in 1966 a professor at Brandeis University . In 1985 he became a professor at the University of Utah , where he was dean from 1987.

In 1983/84 he was at the Institute for Advanced Study . From 1980 to 1985 he was editor of the Pacific Journal of Mathematics and from 1973 to 1978 co-editor of the Transactions of the American Mathematical Society . He is a fellow of the American Mathematical Society . In 1965 he received a research grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation ( Sloan Research Fellowship ).


  • Topics in complex manifolds , Presses de l´Université de Montréal 1971
  • with Robert Gunning : Analytic functions of several complex variables , Prentice-Hall 1965
  • Editor: Prospects in Mathematics - Invited talks on the occasion of the 250th anniversary of Princeton University , American Mathematical Society 2008
  • Advanced calculus - problems and applications to science and engineering , Benjamin 1970

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Individual evidence

  1. Life data according to American Men and Women of Science , Thomson Gale 2004
  2. ^ Mathematics Genealogy Project