Saint Petersburg, 199178, Russia, Line 14th (Vasilyevsky Island), 29
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Gaiane Yu. Panina
Gaiane Yu. Panina
Senior Researcher

29 Line 14th (Vasilyevsky Island), 199178 Saint Petersburg, Russia

Reception hours:

By appointment


03.2007 — D.Sc. in Mathematics and Physics («Geometry and Topology»)
Institution: St. Petersburg State University
Thesis title: Virtual Polytopes

Scientific interests

Combinatorial geometry, combinatorics of polytopes, moduli spaces, universality, bar-and-joint mechanisms.

Selected publications

  1. D. Jojic, G. Panina and R. Zivaljevic. A Tverberg-type theorem for collectively unavoidable complexes. Preprint, 2018.
  2. J. Gordon and G. Panina. Diagonal complexes. Izvestiya: Mathematics 82:5, 861–879, 2018.
  3. G. Panina and D. Siersma. Motion planning and control of a planar polygonal linkage. Journal of Symbolic Computations 88, 5–20, 2018.
  4. G. Panina and I. Streinu. Virtual polytopes. Russian Mathematical Surveys 70:6, 1105–1165, 2015.
  5. A. Zhukova and G. Panina. Discrete Morse theory for the moduli spaces of polygonal linkages, or solitaire on a circle. Sbornik: Mathematics 208:9, 1353–1367, 2017.

Additional Information

See my curriculum vitae (in English).

Students who are interested in working under my supervision are invited to join the seminar `Geometry and combinatorics' at Chebyshev Laboratory.


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