Name :  Peter M. Gruber 
Date of Birth :  August 28, 1941 
Place of Birth :  Klagenfurt, Austria 
Nationality :  Austrian 
Education  
1947  1951  Elementary School, Klagenfurt 
1951  1959  Secondary School, Klagenfurt 
1959  1966  Student of Mathematics and Physics, University of Vienna and Kansas 
1966  PhD., University of Vienna 
Professional Activities 


1966  1971  Assistant, University of Technology, Vienna 
1970  Docent, University of Technology, Vienna 
1971  1976  Chair for Analysis, University of Linz 
Since 1976  Chair for Analysis, University of Technology, Vienna 
1978  80  82  President of the Austrian Mathematical Society 
1981  83  85  87  Chairman, Mathematics Division, University of Technology, Vienna 
1996  1998  Chairman of the Mathematics Comittee of the Austrian Academy of Sciences 
1991  1999  Coeditor, Journal of Number Theory 
Since 1991  Advisory Board, Monatshefte für Mathematik 
Since 1993  Coeditor, Contributions to Algebra and Geometry and Rendiconti del Seminario Matematico 
Since 2004  Coeditor, Contributions to Discrete Mathematics 
Awards 

1985  Honorary Member of the Accademia Nazionale di Scienze, Lettre e Arti, Modena 
1988  Corresponding Member of the Austrian Academy of Sciences 
1989  Corresponding Member of the Accademia Peloritana dei Pericolanti, Messina 
1991  Member of the Austrian Academy of Sciences 
1996  Medal of the Union of Czech Mathematicians and Physicists 
1999  Dedication of the book ``Sphere Packings'' by Chuanming Zong, SpringerVerlag, New York. 
2000  Honorary Doctorate, University of Turin 
2001  Honorary Doctorate, University of Siegen 
Austrian Cross of Honours for Science and Art, First Class  
Memorial Medal of the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University Prague  
Birthday address by the Russian Academy of Sciences  
2002  Corresponding Member of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities 
Dedication of the Proceedings of the IV International Conference on
``Stochastic Geometry, Convex Bodies, Empirical Measures and Applications to Engineering Science'',
Tropea 2001, eds. R. Schneider, M. Stoka, Suppl. Rend. Circ. Mat. Palermo (II) 70 (2002). 

2003  Foreign Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences 
Golden Membership Needle, Germ. Math. Soc.  
2006  Birthday address by the Russian Academy of Sciences 
2008  Grand Decoration of Honour in Silver for Services to the Republic of Austria 
2009  Commemorative Medal, Fac. of Math. and Physics, Charles University Prague 
Honorary Member, Austrian Mathematical Society  
2010  Honorary Doctorate, University of Salzburg 
2011  Prechtl Medal, Vienna University of Technology 
2012  Simon Stampfer Medaille 
2013  Fellow, Amer. Math. Soc. 
More than 100 scientific papers and books, among which are  
Geometry of Numbers with C.G.Lekkerkerker, NorthHolland, 1987  
Lattice Points with P.Erdös and J.Hammer, Longman Scientific, 1989  
Convex and Discrete GeometryGrundlehren Math. Wiss. 336, Springer, Berlin 2007  
Editor of  
Convexity and Its Applications with J.M.Wills, Birkhäuser, 1983  
Johann Radon, Collected Works 1, 2 with E.Hlawka, W.Nöbauer and L.Schmetterer, Birkhäuser 1987  
E. Hlawka, Selecta with W.M. Schmidt, Springer 1991  
Handbook of Convex Geometry A, B with J.M.Wills, NorthHolland 1993 