**My mathematics genealogy is as follows:**

In 1995 I was awarded a PhD in Mathematics for my
thesis entitled "*New Characterizations of Best Approximation Element in Normed Spaces and Applications*"
by the Faculty of Mathematics, West University of Timisoara,
Romania.

**My supervisor was:**

**Professor Mircea Reghis was supervised by:**

**Academician Miron Nicolescu was ****supervised
by:**

** Paul Montel
was supervised by:**

émile Borel**
was supervised by:**

**Gaston Darboux****
was supervised by:**

**Michel Chasles
****was supervised by:**

**Simeon Poisson****
****was supervised by:**

**Joseph Lagrange****
****was supervised by:**

**Leonhard Euler****
was supervised by:**

**Johann Bernoulli****
was supervised by:**

**Jacob Bernoulli
was supervised by:**

**Gottfried Leibniz
was supervised by:**

For more information about the mathematics genealogy
project, please visit http://www.genealogy.math.ndsu.nodak.edu