Currently alive, at 78 years of age.
1938 – Phillip Griffiths was born as a American mathematician.
– He was a major developer in particular of the theory of variation of Hodge structure in Hodge theory and moduli theory.
1962 – He received his Ph.D. from Princeton University.
1962-1967 – Working under Donald Spencer and since then has held positions at Berkeley.
1972-1983 – Harvard University.
1983-1991 – Duke University.
1991 – Institute for Advanced Study.
2003 – He was Director in the Institute for Advanced Study.
– He has published on algebraic geometry, differential geometry, geometric function theory, and the geometry of partial differential equations.