|Date of Birth:||1 April, 1965|
|Languages spoken:||Icelandic (mother tongue), English and Swedish (fluently), French, German and Danish (working knowledge)|
|Marital status:||Married to Hélène Fouquet. We have two children, Sara (b. 2006) and Alexander (b. 2007).|
Department of Mathematical Sciences
University of Bath
Bath BA2 7AY
|1984:||Finished A-levels at the secondary highshool,|
Menntaskólinn vid Hamrahlíð, Reykjavík.
Got prize in Mathematics at the end of the studies.
|1984-1988:||Undergraduate student at the University of Iceland,
Degree obtained: B.S. in Mathematics (1st)
|1990-1993:||Doctoral student at the University of Oxford,
Scholarships: ORS 1990-1993 and FCO 1992-1993.
Thesis: Engel Lie algebras
Supervisor: Prof. M. Vaughan-Lee.
Degree obtained: Ph.D.
|2004-:||Docent at the University of Lund, Sweden |
|1988-1990:||Secondary high school teacher in Mathematics
Menntaskólinn vid Hamrahlíð, Iceland
|1993-1998:||Junior Research Fellow in Mathematics at |
Christ Church (college), Oxford.
|1993:||Visiting Fellow at the University of Canberra,
The visit was for 6 weeks and was financed by a scholarship
from the same University.
|1995:||Visiting Fellow at the University of Würzburg,
The visit was for 8 months and was financed by a grant from
the Icelandic Science council.
|1998-2000:||Temporary lectureship in mathematics at the University of Bath, England.|
|2000-2001:||Visiting Fellow at the University of Provence in
Marseille, France. |
Received a Marie Curie grant from the European Union to finance the visit.
|2001-2005:||Lecturer in Mathematics at Lunds Institute of Technology, Sweden.|
|2005-2008:||Lecturer in Pure Mathematics at the University of Bath.|
|2008-:||Reader in Pure Mathematics at the University of Bath.|