# Geometry and Topology

**Seminars**

Graduate/Postdoc Topology and Singularities Seminar

PDE Geometric Analysis seminar

**Faculty**

**Faculty in Geometry and Topology**

Tullia Dymarz (U Chicago 2007) Geometric group theory, quasi-isometric rigidity.

Autumn Kent (UT Austin 2006) Hyperbolic geometry, mapping class groups, geometric group theory, connections to algebra.

Marissa Loving (UIUC 2019) Low dimensional topology and the mapping class group.

Gloria Mari-Beffa (U Minnesota – Minneapolis 1991) Differential geometry, invariant theory, completely integrable systems.

Laurentiu Maxim (U Penn 2005) Geometry and topology of singularities.

Sean T. Paul (Princeton 2000) Complex differential geometry.

Alex Waldron (Columbia 2014) Geometric flows, gauge theory, differential geometry.

Botong Wang (Purdue 2012) Complex algebraic geometry, algebraic statistics and combinatorics.

Andrew Zimmer (U Michigan 2014) Several complex variables and discrete subgroups of Lie groups.

**Faculty with research tied to Geometry and Topology**

Sigurd Angenent (Leiden 1986) Partial differential equations.

Paul Apisa (U Chicago 2018) Dynamics, geometry, Teichmuller theory

Andrei Căldăraru (Cornell 2000) Algebraic geometry, homological algebra, string theory.

Jordan Ellenberg: (Harvard 1998) Arithmetic geometry and algebraic number theory, especially rational points on varieties over global fields.

Jean-Luc Thiffeault (UT Austin 1998) Fluid dynamics, mixing, biological swimming and mixing, topological dynamics.

Caglar Uyanik (UIUC 2017) Geometric Topology, Geometric Group Theory, Ergodic Theory and Dynamics.

Chenxi Wu (Cornell 2016) geometric topology and dynamics, including geometric group theory, low dimensional topology, symbolic dynamics, and the study of translation surfaces.

**Postdoctoral faculty in Geometry and Topology**

Nate Fisher (Tufts 2021) Geometric group theory, Nilpotent groups

Brian Hepler (Northeastern U 2019) Singularities and complex analytic spaces

Gavin Ball (Duke 2019) Differential geometry

**Honorary Fellow**

Morris Hirsch (U Chicago 1958)

**Emeriti**

Joel Robbin (Princeton 1965) Dynamical systems and symplectic geometry.

Peter Orlik (U Michigan 1966)

**Conferences**

**Upcoming conferences in Geometry and Topology held at UW**

**Previous conferences in Geometry and Topology held at UW**

Young Geometric Group Theory in the Midwest Workshop

Group Theory, Number Theory, and Topology Day

Mirror Symmetry in the Midwest II

Stratified spaces in geometric and computational topology and physics

Singularities in the Midwest, VI

Singularities in the Midwest, V

Singularities in the Midwest, IV

Singularities in the Midwest, III

Singularities in the Midwest, II

2010 Great Lakes Geometry Conference