CURRICULUM VITAE

Menachem Shlossberg
Date of Birth: 25/02/1980

Education/Employment

2017 – pres Postdoctoral fellow, Dept. of Mathematics, University of Udine, Italy.
2016 – 2017 Lecturer, Afeka, Tel Aviv academic college of engineering.
2014 – 2016 Teaching Assistant & Lecturer, Dept. of Mathematics, Bar-Ilan University.
2014 – 2017 Postdoctoral fellow, Dept. of Mathematics, Bar-Ilan University.
2007 – 2014 Teaching Assistant, Bar-Ilan University.
2013 – 2014 Teaching Assistant, The College of Management, Rishon LeZion, Israel.
2007 – 2013 Ph.D., Bar-Ilan University, Mathematics.
Thesis: “Non-archimedean topological groups and minimality”.
Supervisor: Prof. M. Megrelishvili.
2007 – 2008 Teaching Diploma, Bar-Ilan University.
2003 – 2007 M.Sc. (with Honors), Bar-Ilan University, Mathematics.
Thesis: “Minimality in topological groups and Heisenberg type groups”.
Supervisor: Prof. M. Megrelishvili.
1998 – 2001 B.Sc. (with Honors), Bar-Ilan University, Mathematics and Statistics.

Research interests

  1. Minimal topological algebraic structures.
  2. Non-Archimedean topological groups and ultra-metrics.
  3. Free topological groups.

Languages

  1. Hebrew, Native.
  2. English, Fluent.
  3. Italian, Basic.

Publications

  1. Minimality in topological groups and Heisenberg type groups, Topol. Proc. 35 (2010), 331-344.
  2. Notes on non-archimedean topological groups (joint work with M. Megrelishvili), Topol. Appl. 159 (2012), 2497 – 2505.
  3. Free non-archimedean topological groups (joint work with M. Megrelishvili), Comment. Math. Univ. Carolin. 54 (2013), no. 2, 273-312.
  4. On Graev type ultra-metrics, Topol. Proc. 45 (2015), 217-226.
  5. Non-archimedean transportation problems and Kantorovich ultra-norms (joint work with M. Megrelishvili), p-Adic Numbers, Ultrametric Analysis and Applications 8 (2016), no.2 , 125-148.
  6. Minimality of the semidirect product (joint work with M. Megrelishvili and L. Polev), Topol. Proc. 49 (2017), 199-210.
  7. Balanced and Functionally balanced P-groups, Topol. Algebra and its Appl., 6 (2018), no.1, 53-59.
  8. Hereditarily minimal topological groups (joint work with W. Xi, D. Dikranjan and D. Toller), submitted.
  9. Algebraic entropy on strongly compactly covered groups (joint work with A. Giordano Bruno and D. Toller), submitted.

Contributed Talks

  • 2007 July, 22nd Summer Conference on Topology and its Applications, Universidad Jaume I de Castellón, Spain.
  • 2010 July, Algebra Meets Topology: Advances and Applications, Universitat Polit`ecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain.
  • 2013 May, Interactions between Logic, Topological structures and Banach spaces theory, Eilat Campus of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel.
  • 2013 July, 28th Summer Conference on Topology and its Applications, Nipissing University, Canada.
  • 2014 July, 2014 International Conference on Topology and its Applications, Nafpaktos, Greece.
  • 2015 June, 30th Summer Conference on Topology and its Applications, National University of Ireland, Galway.
  • 2015 November, Mathematics Colloquium, Bar-Ilan University, Israel.
  • 2016 July, Twelfth Symposium on General Topology and its Relations to Modern Analysis and Algebra, Prague.
  • 2016 September, The International Conference dedicated to the 120-th anniversary of Kazimierz Kuratowski.
  • 2016 November, Mathematical Seminar, Afeka, Tel Aviv academic college of engineering.
  • 2017 June, 32nd Summer Conference on Topology and its Applications, University of Dayton, Ohio, USA.
  • 2017 December, Field Arithmetic Seminar, Tel Aviv University, Israel.
  • 2017 December, Mathematics Colloquium, Bar-Ilan University, Israel.
  • 2017 December, Mathematical Seminar, Afeka, Tel Aviv academic college of engineering.

Other activities

  1. Reviewer for Axioms.
  2. Member of the organizing committee of the workshop ``Dynamical Methods in Algebra, Geometry and Topology, July 2018“ in Udine, Italy.

Courses Taught

  1. Topology.
  2. Linear Algebra.
  3. Calculus and Advanced Calculus.
  4. Abstract Algebra.
  5. Discrete Mathematics.
  6. Complex Functions.

Awards

  1. 1998 Bar-Ilan junior scholarship for excellence.
  2. 2010 Department award for distinctive teaching accomplishments.