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Prof. Dr. Didier SORNETTE Professor, Department of Management, Technology and Economics, ETH - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich

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1977-1981 Graduate from Ecole Normale Superieure, in Physical Sciences, Ulm, Paris
1981-1990 Research Scientist of the CNRS (French National Center for Scientific Research)
1985 PhD and Habilitation at University of Nice
1985-1986 Post-Doc at College de France in the Condensed Matter Laboratory of Prof. P.G. de Gennes
1990-2006 Research Director at CNRS, France
1999-2006 Professor at UCLA
2004-2009 Concurrent Professor of East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai
since 2006 Professor, Department of Management, Technology and Economics, ETH - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich
since 2008 Director of the Financial Crisis Observatory

Mitgliedschaften

Science et Defence French Young Investigator National Award, 1985
Elected Fellow of the World Innovation Foundation, 2004
election to the rank of AAAS Fellow for scientifically or socially distinguished efforts, 2013

Publikationen

Why Stock Markets Crash, Critical Events in Complex Financial Systems, 2003
Extreme Financial Risks, From dependence to risk management, 2005
Theory of Zipf's law and beyong, 2009
Man-made catastrophes and risk information concealment, 25 case studies of major disasters and human fallibility, 2016