25 September 1965|
Imperial College London |
University of Cambridge
University of Chicago
Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa
University of Utah|
University of Pisa
|Thesis||Families of Del Pezzo Surfaces (1992)|
Fabrizio M. E. Catanese
|Known for||Algebraic Geometry|
|Notable awards||Junior Whitehead Prize (2002)|
Corti studied at the University of Pisa and Scuola Normale Superiore in Pisa where he gained a diploma (Laurea) in 1987. He obtained his PhD in 1992 at the University of Utah under the supervision of János Kollár.
As a post-doctoral researcher, he was at the Scuola Normale Superiore in Pisa and at MSRI. From 1993 to 1996 he was the Dickson Instructor at the University of Chicago and in 1996 became Lecturer, later Reader, of Mathematics at the University of Cambridge. From 2005 he is a professor at Imperial College London. In 2002, he was awarded the LMS Whitehead Prize.