Thomas Sinclair

PhD, Mathematics, Vanderbilt University, 2011
BS, Mathematics, IUPUI, 2006

Assistant Professor | Mathematics Department | Purdue University | West Lafayette, IN
MATH 744 | tsincla @ | 7654941901 (math main office) | 7654940548 (fax)

My math genealogy. Family photo. My pages on MathSciNet and Google Scholar.

I am coordinating the Virginia Tech Regional Math Contest at Purdue. The contest will be held, Saturday, October 27.
Send me an email if you would like to participate. Please see this flier for more information.

Check out the Purdue Operator Algebras Seminar and Basic Notions Seminar.

I co-organized the workshop "Classification of Group von Neumann Algebras" which was held at AIM January 29 - February 2, 2018.

Statement of Inclusiveness.

My research is currently partially supported by NSF grant DMS-1600857.


Research Interests


You can find all of my publications/preprints in their current versions on the arXiv.

"[E]ach bringing/ From the water in which he believed and out of desire/ Things made by mid-terrestrial, mid-human/ Makers without knowing, or intending, uses."
---Wallace Stevens, from A Completely New Set of Objects


PhD Students

Travel Agenda

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Good advice from fellow Hoosier, Bruin, and Boilermaker, John Wooden:

John Wooden's Seven Point Creed