Nonlinear Analysis, Topology and Geometry Group, Institute of Mathematics, Physics and Mechanics, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Institute of Mathematics 'Simion Stoilow' of the Romanian Academy, Bucharest, Romania

1995: Ph.D. in Mathematics, Université Pierre et Marie Curie -
Paris VI Adviser: Professor Haim Brezis Thesis: Analyse de quelques problèmes liés à l'équation de Ginzburg-Landau
Qualifier: très honorable avec félicitations

2003: Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches, Université Pierre et
Marie Curie - Paris VI Coordinator: Professor Haim Brezis
Mémoire: Analyse de quelques problèmes aux limites elliptiques non linéaires

Prizes and awards (selection)

1999: Simion Stoilow Prize of the Romanian Academy
2008: Distinguished Foreign Professor, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
2014-2017: Distinguished Adjunct Professor, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
2014:
Highly Cited Researcher, Thomson Reuters
2016: Corresponding Member of
Accademia Peloritana dei Pericolanti in Messina, founded in 1729
2017: Corresponding Member of Accademia delle
Scienze dell'Umbria 2018: Guest Professor of the Harbin Engineering University
2019: Senior Visiting Scholar, Central South University, Changsha

(with N. Papageorgiou and D. Repovs), Nonlinear Analysis - Applications, Springer Monographs in
Mathematics, Springer, Heidelberg, to appear (2020)

Papers (selection)

I have published more than 320 papers, according to MathSciNet. Some of the journals where I published my papers
are the following: J. Math. Pures Appl. (Journal de Liouville) (5 papers), Transactions Amer. Math. Soc.
(2 papers), J. Differential Equations (5 papers), Nonlinearity (3 papers), Proceedings Amer. Math. Soc.
(5 papers), Proc. Royal Soc. London: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences (one paper),
Comm. Partial Differential Equations (one paper), Ann. Inst. H. Poincaré-Analyse Non Linéaire
(one paper), Annali della Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, Classe di Scienze (one paper),
Journal d'Analyse Mathématique (one paper), Israel Journal of Mathematics (3 papers),
Ann. Inst. Fourier-Grenoble (one paper), Calculus of Variations and Partial Differential Equations
(3 papers), Proc. Royal Soc. Edinburgh (6 papers), Bull. London Math. Soc. (one paper),
Comm. Contemp. Math. (6 papers), Ann. Mat. Pura Appl. (one paper), Math. Scand. (2 papers),
Optimization (one paper), Optimization
Letters (2 papers), J. Global Optimiz. (5 papers),
Nonlinear Anal.: Real World Appl. (5 papers), Nonlinear Anal. (13 papers),
J. Math. Anal. Appl. (9 papers), Manuscripta Mathematica (3 papers), Ann. Acad. Sci. Fenn.
(4 papers), Analysis and Applications (5 papers), ZAMP (3 papers), C. R. Acad. Sci. Paris (22 papers).

My Hirsch index is 38 (MathSciNet), resp. 35 (Scopus and Web of Science).
By 1 January 2019, my papers were cited 4755 times by 1515 authors (MathSciNet). I have
11 Highly Cited Papers in March/April 2018 in the top 1% in the field (Web of Science).