Academician Gradimir V. Milovanović

Personal Data:

Birthdate: January 2, 1948
Birthplace: Zorunovac, Serbia, ex-Yugoslavia
Marital Status: Married - Dobrila
Children: Irena


Ph.D. Mathematics University of  Niš May, 1976
                               (Thesis advisor: D.S. Mitrinović)
M.S. Mathematics University of  Niš June, 1974
B.S. EE, Computer Sciences University of  Niš May, 1971

Professional Experience:

Research Professor Mathematical Institute SANU November, 2011 – present
Professor Megatrend  University July, 2008 – October, 2011
Professor University of  Niš March, 1986 – June, 2008
Associate Professor University of  Niš February, 1982  –   February, 1986
Assistant Professor University of  Niš October, 1976  –  January, 1982
Assistant University of  Niš September, 1971 –  September, 1976

Professional Positions:

President of the Scientific Committee for Mathematics, Computer Sciences
and Mechanics (Serbian Ministry of Science and Technological Development) Belgrade October, 2010 – October, 2016
Dean of the Faculty of Computer Sciences, Megatrend University Belgrade July, 2008 – October, 2011
President of the National Council for Scientific and Technological
Development Belgrade April, 2006  –   March, 2010
Rector of the University of  Niš  Niš October, 2004 – November, 2006
Dean of the Faculty of Electronic Engineering, University of Niš Niš October, 2002 – September, 2004
Vice-president of the Scientific Society of Serbia Belgrade November, 2002  –  May, 2016
President of the Scientific Council of the Mathematical Institute SANU, Belgrade July, 1997  –  October, 2010
The member of the Managing Board of the Mathematical Society of Serbia Belgrade February, 2003  –  February, 2006
Vice-rector of the University of  Niš (for Science and International
Collaboration) Niš October, 1989  –  September, 1991

Membership in Academies and Professional Societies: 



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Erdős Number:   2  (over Varma, Arun Kumar

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Teaching Activities:

Several courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, such as: Numerical Analysis, Approximation Theory, Real Analysis, Linear Algebra, Special Functions, Mathematical Programming, Differential Equations, etc.

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Refereeing and Reviewing:

Referee for various important journals (e.g. SIAM J. Math. Anal., SIAM J. Numer. Anal., Math. Comp., J. Comput. Appl. Math., J. Approx. Theory, J. Math. Anal. Appl., East J. Approx., Calcolo), and reviewer for the Mathematical Reviews and Zentralblatt für Mathematik (AMS Subject Classification: 26, 33, 41, 42, 65).

Plenary, Invited, Contributed and Colloquium Lectures:

Has been invited to a number of International Conferences, e.g., Sofia, Bulgaria (1988, 1994, 2011, 2014); Banach Center, Warsaw, Poland (1992); Purdue University, USA (1993); Oberwolfach, Germany (1995, 1998); Cluj-Napoca, Romania (1996, 2002, 2006, 2010, 2014); Vico Equense, Italy (1997, 1999); Acquafredda di Maratea, Italy (2000, 2004, 2009); Røros, Norway (2003); Copenhagen, Denmark (2003); University of Stellenbosch, South Africa (2005); Borovetz, Bulgaria (2006); CIRM Marseille, France (2007); Zürich, Switzerland (2007); Sao Paolo, Brazil (2008); Budapest, Hungary (2008); S. Margherita di Pula, Cagliari, Italy (2011); Port Elizabeth, South Africa (2011); Kos, Greece (2012); Ubeda, Jaen, Spain (2013); Dongguk University, Gyeongju, South Korea (2014).

Has also given a number of colloquium and seminar talks in several centers in ex-Yugoslavia and abroad.

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