I am a mathematician working in the area of quantum topology, especially its relationships with hyperbolic geometry and non-quantum topology. I am also very interested in applications of topology to the sciences.
Awards and Affiliations
von Neumann Fellow, Institute for Advanced Study 2017-18.
National Science Foundation Grants
Standard Grant, RUI: Knots in Three-Dimensional Manifolds: Quantum Topology, Hyperbolic Geometry, and Applications (DMS-1906323), 2019-2022.
Standard Grant, RUI: Skeins on Surfaces (DMS-1510453 and DMS-1841221), 2015-2019.
Standard Grant, RUI: Relating Quantum and Classical Topology and Geometry (DMS-11522850), 2011-2016.
Project NeXT Fellow (green dot), Mathematical Association of America
Prize Teaching Award, Yale University