Publications   Preprints    Ph.D. supervision    Teaching    Organization of conferences   Visiting positions   Participation in conferences   Burgundy

Szymon Dolecki

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1955 - 1966    Elementary and Secondary School, IX Liceum Juliusz Słowacki (Wrocław)
1966 - 1971    Polytechnic University of Wrocław (Institute of Fundamental Problems of Technology)
1968 - 1971    Wrocław University (Mathematics)
1971 - 1973     Institute of Mathematics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw (Ph. D. studies)
1971                Magister, Electronic Engineer (Specialization: Automation) Polytechnic University of Wrocław
1973                Doctor in Mathematical Sciences, Institute of Mathematics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Thesis:
    Observability for the one-dimensional heat equation, Thesis Adviser: professor Stefan Rolewicz.


1973 -1984      Adiunkt, Institute of Mathematics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
1985 -1990      Professor, University of Limoges, France (director of Optimization Research Group)
1990 - 2017     Professor, Burgundy University, Dijon, France


1974              Prize for young mathematicians, Polish Mathematical Society
1976              Prize of the Scientific Secretary of the Polish Academy of Sciences (team reward)
2007              Member of the Advisory Board of Mathematica Slovaca
2011              Research associate, Department of Mathematics, International University, HCMC, Vietnam

Ph.D. supervision

2014      Nguyen Le Hoang Anh, Université de Bourgogne et Université de Science de Ho Chi Minh Ville, Thèse
              (cotutelle avec Phan Quoc Khanh) "Quelques thèmes en l'Analyse variationnelle et Optimisation"

2003     Andrzej Starosolski, Université de Bourgogne, Thèse
    ''Filtres fractals, contours et supercontours séquentiels"

1999     Frédéric Mynard, Université de Bourgogne, Thèse
    ''Dualité continue coréflectivement modifiée comme méthode de caractérisation des propriétés topologiques
     des produits''

1997     Michel Pillot, Université de Bourgogne, Thèse
    "Étude des fonctions-quotient grâce aux convergences et aux hyperespaces"

1996     Badia El Ghali, Université de Rabat, Thèse d’État
    "Optimisation vectorielle : stabilité et dualité"

1995     Saliou Sitou, Université de Bourgogne, Thèse
    "Ordre séquentiel du produit de deux topologies de Fréchet"

1993     Patrice Angleraud, Université de Bourgogne, Thèse
    "Caractérisation duale du bon comportement asymptotique"

1991    Paul Armand, Université de Limoges, Thèse (cotutelle avec Christian Malivert)
    "Programmation linéaire multicritère et problèmes de la dégénérescence"

1990     Christian Malivert, Université de Limoges, Thèse d'État
            "Contributions à l'optimisation vectorielle"


Mathematics (first year)

at the University of Franche-Comté, Besançon
Elementary probability and statistics (second year)

Mathematics (first year)
Fundamental Analysis (metric and normed spaces) (third year)

course (off cursus):
Transfinite numbers and topology
(Fall  2008)

courses taught in the past

Burgundy University:
Mathematics (first year), Functional Analysis, Partial Differential Equations (fourth year),
Optimization, Convergence Theory, Topological Dynamical Systems (fifth year), ...

Limoges University (1985-1990):
Computer Science, Mathematics (first year), Optimization (fifth year), ...

Ehime University (2007):
Topology from the convergence view point (last year)

International University of Vietnam (2007, 2011):
Calculus (first year)

Harbin University (1999):

Topology and Convergence (fifth year, PhD students)

University of Trento (1983-1985):
Functional Analysis, Topology and Convergence, Groups of Symmetry

Scuola Interuniversitaria Estiva
Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, Cortona, Italie (1982)
Optimization (young researchers)

University of Missouri, Columbia (1979-1980):
Calculus, Ordinary Differential Equations, Advanced Calculus

University of Wisconsin, Madison (1978-1979):
Ordinary Differential Equations

Institute of Mathematics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw (1980):
Optimization (PhD students)

Organization of conferences

2013    Variational Analysis, Dijon, 27 May 2013 (organizer with A. Jourani).

2008    Advances in Set-Theoretic Topology, in Honour of Tsugunori Nogura on his 60th Birthday,
            Centre for Scientific Culture "Ettore Majorana"
 Erice (Sicily) Italy, 9-19 June 2008
            (organizer with Y. Hattori (Matsue), D. Shakhmatov (Matsuyama), G. Tironi (Trieste))

2007    Functional Analysis and Optimization, Conference in Honour of Professor Stefan Rolewicz, Będlewo 
             (Poland), 17-21 September 2007 (organizer with K. Malanowski and D. Pallaschke) Some photos

2004    19th ''Summer'' Conference on Topology and its Applications, Cape Town, South Africa
            (co-organizer of a special session)

1998     Convergence and Topology, International School of Mathematics G. Stampacchia, Erice (Sicily), Italy
            (organizer with P. Collins and G. Tironi)

1997     French-Japanese Conference on Hyperspace Topologies, La Bussière (Burgundy), France
             (organizer with Ch. Bonatti and T. Nogura)

1995     Interaction between Order, Convexity and Model Theory in Analysis, Vladikavkaz, Russia
             (member of the scientific committee)

1994    7th French-German Conference on Optimization, Dijon, France (member of the scientific committee)
1994    Convergence Theory, Dijon, France (organizer with R. Frič and S. Levi)
1991    6th French-German Conference on Optimization, Lambrecht, Germany (member of the scientific committee)
1988    5th French-German Conference on Optimization, Varetz, France (chairman of the organizing committee)
1974    Mathematical Control Theory”, international conference of the Banach Centre, Zakopane, Poland
            (member of the organizing committee)

Visiting positions

  • 2014 Vietnam Institute for Advanced Studies in Mathematics, Hanoi, Vietnam (3 weeks)
  • 2011 International University of Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (1.5 months)
  • 2007 Ehime University, Matsuyama, Japan (1 month)
  • 2007 International University of Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (5 weeks)
  • 2003 Auckland University, Auckland, New Zealand (1 month)
  • 2002 Auckland University, Auckland, New Zealand (1 month)
  • 2001 Ehime University, Matsuyama, Japan (1 month)
  • 2000 Ehime University, Matsuyama, Japan (2 months), J.S.P.S. fellow
  • 1999 Normal University of Harbin, Harbin, China (1 month)
  • 1999 Ehime University, Matsuyama, Japan (1 month)
  • 1997 Ehime University, Matsuyama, Japan (1 month)
  • 1996 Ehime University, Matsuyama, Japan (1 month)
  • 1994 Università di Trento, Milano, Napoli, Italy (1.5 months)
  • 1993 Universität Bayreuth, Germany (1 month)
  • 1993 Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland (1 month)
  • 1992 Università di Trento, Italy (1 month)
  • 1991 Universität Karlsruhe, Germany (2 months)
  • 1987-1989 Università di Trento, Italy (4 months)
  • 1983-1985 Università di Trento, Italy (CNR and contract professor) (22 months)
  • 1982-1983 Université de Limoges, Université de Pau, France (6 months)
  • 1982 Università di Trento (6 months), Università di Modena, Italy (1 month)
  • 1979-1980 University of Missouri, Columbia, U.S.A, Associate Professor (1 year)
  • 1978-1979 University of Wisconsin, Madison, U.S.A, Associate Professor (1 year)
  • 1978 Università di Trento, Italy (3 months)
  • 1974-75 Université Paris VI, stagiaire (6 months), Université de Bordeaux, France (1 month)
  • 1974 University of Wisconsin, Madison (U.S.A.), Assistant Professor (3 months)
Shorter visits

University of Minnesota (Minneapolis), University of Kentucky (Lexington), Università di Lecce, University College London, Università di Napoli, Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, Università di Pisa, University of Marrakech, University of Rabat, Russian Academy of Sciences (Moscow, St. Petersburg), Czech Academy of Sciences (Prague), Chinese University of Hong Kong, Nankai University (Tianjin), Università di Padova, Cape Town University, University of Natal (Durban), Oxford University (Oxford, U.K.) (frequent vistor), Sichuan University (Chengdu, 2007), Georgia Southern University (Statesboro, 2009), Jadavpur University (Kolkata 2017), Burdwan University (Burdwan 2017), Indian Institute of Technology (Delhi 2017), Malaviya National Institute of Technology (Jaipur 2017)

Participation in conferences

  • 2017  6th International Eurasian Conference on Mathematical Sciences and Applications, 15 - 18 August, Budapest (Hungary)(invited plenary talk).
  • 2016 Symposium on Functional Analysis and Optimization. Stefan Rolewicz in memoriam, 31 August -3 September, Banach Center, Warszawa (Poland).
  • 2016    31st Summer Conference on Topology and its Applications, 2 - 5 August, Leicester (United Kingdom).
  • 2016 Toposym (Prague Topological Symposium), 25 - 29 July, Prague (Czech Republic).
  • 2015 International Conference on Topology, 7 - 11 September, Messina (Italy).
  • 2014 Aspects of Contemporary Topology V, Workshop in honour of Eva Colebunders on her 65 birthday, 3-5 September, Brussels (Belgium).
  • 2014 International Conference on Topology and its Applications, July 3-7, Nafpaktos (Greece).
  • 2013 International Conference on Topology and Geometry 2013,  joint with the 6th Japan-Mexico Topology Symposium, September 2-6, 2013, Matsue (Japan) (invited).
  • 2013 XXVII Konferencja Naukowa z Historii Matematyki, May 20 - 24, 2013, Będlewo (Poland)(invited).
  • 2010 International Conference on Topology and its Applications, June 26-30, 2010, Nafpaktos (Greece)
  • 2010 Analysis, Topology and Applications,  June 20-25, 2010 Vrnjačka Banja (Serbia)
  • 2009 24th Summer Conference on Topology and its Applications, July 14–17, 2009, Brno (Czech Republic) (plenary talk)
  • 2009 International Conference on Topology and its Applications, July 6-11, 2009, Hacettepe University, Ankara (Turkey)
  • 2009 Spring Topology and Dynamics Conference, 7-11 March 2009, Gainsville (FL, USA)
  • 2007 International Topology Conference "Hyperspaces, Set-Valued Maps and Selections" Matsuyama (Japan) 9-11 December 2007 (invited)
  • 2007 International Conference on Topology and Applications and Fourth Japan-Mexico Topology Conference, Kyoto, Japan, 3-7 December 2007 (invited)
  • 2007 Sixth Italian-Spanish Conference on General Topology and Applications, Bressanone, 26-29 June 2007 (Italy) (main speaker)
  • 2006 Topology and Theoretical Computer Science in honour of Peter Collins and Mike Reed, Oxford (U.K.)
  • 2006 21st Summer Conference on Topology and its Applications, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro (U.S.A.) (keynote speaker)
  • 2006 International Conference on Topology and its Applications, Aegion (Greece) (invited).
  • 2005 International General Topology Symposium, Zhangzhou (China) (specially invited plenary lecture)
  • 2004 Japanese-Mexican Conference on Topology, Oaxaca (Mexico) (invited speaker)
  • 2004 Regional Conference of the South-African Mathematical Society, Topology and Analysis in Applications, Durban (South Africa)
  • 2004 19th ”Summer” Conference on Topology and its Applications, Cape Town (South Africa) (invited speaker)
  • 2003 18th Summer Conference on Topology and its Applications, Washington (U.S.A.) (invited speaker)
  • 2003 Conference in Honor of Alexander Arhangelskii, Brooklyn, New York, (U.S.A)
  • 2003 V Congreso Ibero-Americano de Topologia, Lorca (Murcia, Spain)
  • 2002 45th Congress of the South African Mathematical Society, Stellenbosch (South Africa) (plenary invited speaker)
  • 2002 17th Summer Topology Conference, Auckland (New Zealand) (invited)
  • 2002 International Conference on Topology, Matsue (Japan) (invited)
  • 2002 Journées ”Points fixes et applications”, Perpignan (France) (invited)
  • 2001 International Conference ”Function spaces, proximities and quasiuniformities”, Caserta (Italy) (invited plenary speaker)
  • 2001 IV Congresso Ibero-Americano de Topologia e Suas Aplicaçoes, Coimbra (Portugal) (plenary speaker)
  • 2001 Spring Topology and Dynamical Systems Conference, Morelia (Mexico)
  • 2000 4th Galway Topology Colloquium, Birmingham (U.K.)
  • 2000 Journées d’Analyse non Linéaire et Applications, Tétouan (Morocco) (invited plenary speaker)
  • 1999 International Topology Conference, Yokohama (Japan) (invited)
  • 1999 III Congreso Ibero-Americano de Topologia, Gandia (Spain)
  • 1997 Meeting of the Polish Mathematical Society, Zielona Góra (Poland) (invited)
  • 1997 Topology Conference, Shizuoka (Japan) (invited)
  • 1996 Topological Symposium, Prague (Czech Republic)
  • 1996 Topology Conference Kyoto (Japan) (invited)
  • 1994 International Conference on Multi-objective Programming, Portsmouth (U.K.)
  • 1994 13th European Congress of Operational Research, Glasgow (U.K.)
  • 1994 International Conference on Topology, Matsuyama (Japan) (invited)
  • 1993 International Conference on Applied Analysis, Hanoi (Vietnam)
  • 1993 Optimization Conference, Hue (Vietnam)
  • 1993 Topology Conference, Trieste (Italy)
  • 1992 Game theory, Bergen (Norway), (invited)
  • 1992 Conference on Mathematical Economics, Loučna (Czechoslovakia)
  • 1992 Game theory, Trento (Italy) (invited)
  • 1992 Hausdorff Conference on Topology, Berlin (Germany)
  • 1991 Topological Symposium, Prague (Czechoslovakia)
  • 1991 4th French-German Conference on Optimization, Lambrecht (Germany)
  • 1990 French-Soviet Conference on Optimization, Luminy (France)
  • 1989 Conference on parametric optimization, Eisenach (Germany) (invited)
  • 1989 International Conference on well-defined problems, Sofia (Bulgaria) (invited)

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