Izabella Laba is a Professor of Mathematics at the University of British Columbia. She received her Ph.D. in 1994 from the University of Toronto, and held positions at the University of California at Los Angeles and at Princeton University before coming to UBC. Her main research areas are harmonic analysis, geometric measure theory and additive combinatorics. She serves on the editorial boards of several research journals, is active in organizing conferences and institute programs, and has supervised 10 graduate students and several postdoctoral fellows. She has won the Coxeter-James and Krieger-Nelson prizes of the Canadian Mathematical Society, and is proud to be a Fields Institute Fellow and a Fellow of the American Mathematical Society. She was an invited section speaker at the International Congress of Mathematicians in Seoul, 2014.

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