Ralph Martin Kaufmann

Purdue University; Department of Mathematics

150 N. University Street; West Lafayette, IN

Phone: (765) 494-1205; Fax: (765) 494-0548

e-mail: rkaufman@math.purdue.edu URL: http://www.math.purdue.edu/~rkaufman

Current
Students

Area, Topic of dissertation

Title

Expected graduation

Artur Jackson

Algebraic Geometry/Geometric Group theory

Current
Post-Docs

Dan Li, joint with B. Kaufmann

Noncommutative geometry

Heather Lee Symplectic geometry currently at IAS

Graduated
PhD Students

Area, Topic of dissertation, Prizes

Graduated

Current Institution

Rachel Schwell

Algebraic Topology

Operads, Polytopes, and the A_infty-Deligne Conjecture

The Louis J. DeLuca Memorial Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award:

UConn 2007

Central Connecticut State

Associate Professor

David Pham Algebra, Algebraic Geometry

G-Frobenius Algebras, Twisting and the Drinfeld Double

Purdue 2009

CUNY QCC

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor

Ben Ward

Algebraic topology

Cohomology of operad algebras and Deligne's Conjecture

PRF Fellowship

Purdue 2013

Simons Center for Geometry and Physics

Postdoc

Byeongho Lee Algebraic Geometry

G-Frobenius ManifoldsBilsland fellowship

Purdue 2015

National Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Korea

Postdoc

Yu Tsumurra Algebraic Topology

A 2-Categorical Extension of the Reshetikhin-Turaev theoryGerald R. MacLane award

Purdue 2015

Ohio State University

Postdoc

Yongheng Zhang Algebraic Topology

Permutahedra, Configuration Spaces and Spineless CactiDepartment of Mathematics Exellence in Teaching Award, Teaching Academy Graduate Teaching Awards

Purdue 2015

Amherst College

Postdoc

Jake Noparstak Differential Geometry

Flows on Teichmüller and Moduli Spaces

Department of Mathematics Exellence in Teaching Award, Teaching Academy Graduate Teaching Awards

Purdue 2015 Marquette University

Postdoc

Jason Lucas Algebraic Topology

Connecting Models of Configuaration Spaces: From Double Loops to Strings.

Department of Mathematics Exellence in Teaching Award, Teaching Academy Graduate Teaching Awards

Purdue 2016

Metron

Current Institution

Alastair Hamilton

Texas Tech, Assistant Prof. tenure-track

J. Javier Zúñiga

Departamento de Economía Universidad del Pacífico, Lima, Assistant Prof. tenure-track Lizhen Qin

Nanjing University, Assistant Prof. tenure-track