**Mihai Putinar**

Professor

**Office** 6722 South Hall **Fax** (805) 893-2385
**Messages** (805) 893-2171

**E-mail**:
mputinar@math.ucsb.edu

Department of Mathematics

University of
California at Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, CA 93106-3080

**Recent activities**:

Applied Matrix Positivity, Edinburgh 2021

The Christoffel-Darboux Kernel and Applications, Newcastle upon Tyne 2022

Maheshwari Colloquium, Albany NY 2022

Herglotz-Nevanlinna Functions, Marseille 2022

Applied Matrix Positivity-II, Edinburgh 2024

Lectures at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 2024

Constructive Functions, Ed Saff 80-th Birthday, Nashville, 2025.

**Slides of recent lectures:**

**Indian
Institute of Science seminar slides**

Distance Geometry and Total Positivity

Unbounded Complex Symmetric Operators

The Legacy of Carleman’s dissertation

Spectral Analysis of the Neumann-Poincare Operator

Approximation in the Mean on Rational Curves

The Flavor of Fantappie Transform

Untangling in time: designing time varying applied fields to reveal interior structure

Finding the Cloud of a 2D Distribution

Superresolution of Semi-Algebraic Sets

Markov’s Moment Problem: superresolution of extremal solutions

Matrix Models in Laplacian Growth

**In Memoriam:**

**Conversation
with Vladimir Voevodsky, Singapore, January 2013**

**Searching
for spectra in Joerg’s company**