Purdue
                  University

Ralph M. Kaufmann
Professor

Department of Mathematics
Purdue University


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Bio
Research
Teaching
Seminars


Address      

Ralph Kaufmann
Purdue University
Department of Mathematics
150 N. University Street
West Lafayette , IN  47907-2067

Phone

(765) 494-1205

Fax

(765) 494-0548   

Office

Math 730    

E-mail

rkaufman@math.purdue.edu       



Bio 

 

Ph.D.

Mathematics 

(Bonn, Germany 1997)

M.S.

Physics 

(Bonn, Germany 1994)

M.A.

Philosophy

(Bonn, Germany 1996)

Complete CV as a PDF file.
Publications page
Publications with DOI links.
Publications as PDF file



Research
 
Areas of research: Algebraic Topology, Algebraic Geometry, Mathematical Physics, Higher Stuctures.

In particular:

Publications or Publications with links or download as pdf
Selected Talks
Link to publications on Mathscinet


Editor for Higher Structures and the European Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics


Higher Structures

 I am a one of the chief editors of the new journal: Higher Structures (new final link) The full webpage will launch soon. In the meantime please direct submissions to the Chief Editors.





Teaching and Mentoring

  
MA 26100 100 - CL50 224 MWF 3:30pm
MA 26100 300 - CL50 224 MWF 2:30pm
Course webpage
  Section webpage
Office hours: M 4:30-5:20, W 11:00 - 11:50 and by appointment.

Past Teaching: A webpage with links to old class pages.


Current and Former Students and Post-Docs: list



Seminars and Conferences

For several semesters I was the organizer of the Topology Seminar. The schedule of those semesters can be found here.
The current schedule is on the department calendar and here.

We  hosted the Midwest Topology Seminar Spring 2012
and we will host the Midwest Topology Seminar Fall 2016

Toghether with Sasha Voronov, we are organizing a special session at the AMS meeting

Trimester
: From Jan-Mar 2016, I co-organized the  Program on Higher Structures in Geometry and Physics at the Max-Planck Institute for Mathematics in Bonn, which also comprised several conferences: Opening Conference,  HTT workshop with lectures by Vladimir Voevodsky and Closing Conference



Links

Link to Birgit Kaufmann's webpage.

Links to Max-Planck Institute for Mathematics Bonn , IHES , MSRI and Institute Mittag-Leffler