Current Visitors

Uffe Haagerup

Institution: University of Copenhagen.

Area of Research: Operator algebras.

Website: http://www.math.ku.dk/~haagerup/index.php
Email: haagerup at math dot ku dot dk
Dates of visit: September 2014, October 2013.


Maria Ramirez-Solano

Institution: University of Copenhagen.

Area of Research: Dynamical Systems.

Website: http://www.math.ku.dk/~mrs/
Email: mrs at math dot ku dot dk
Dates of visit: September 2014.


Francois Lemaitre

Institution: ENS Lyon.

Area of Research: Measurable group theory, von Neumann algebras.

Website: http://www.umpa.ens-lyon.fr/labo.php?login=flmaitre
Email: francois dot le_maitre at ens-lyon dot fr
Dates of visit: September 2014.



Past Visitors

Kamran Reihani

Institution: Texas A&M University.

Area of Research: Noncommutative Geometry.

Website: http://www.math.tamu.edu/~reihani/
Email: reihani at math dot tamu dot edu
Dates of visit: 2013-2014 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Guoliang Yu

Institution: Texas A&M University.

Area of Research: Noncommutative Geometry, K-theory, index theory.

Website: http://www.math.tamu.edu/~guoliangyu/
Email: guoliangyu at math dot tamu dot edu
Dates of visit: Fall 2013.


Kate Juschenko

Institution: Northwestern University and CNRS.

Area of Research: Operator algebras, group theory

Website: http://www.math.northwestern.edu/~juschenk/HTML/
Email: kate.juschenko at gmail.com
Dates of visit: 2012-2013 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Zhizhang Xie

Institution: Texas A&M University.

Area of Research: Index theory, Noncommutative geometry

Website: http://www.math.tamu.edu/~xie/
Email: xie at math dot tamu dot ed
Dates of visit: 2011-2013 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Natasha Blitvic

Institution: Indiana University, Bloomington.

Area of Research: Operator algebras, probability theory, combinatorics.
Email: natasha dot blitvic at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: 2012-2013 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Richard Burstein

Works for a company.

Area of Research: Subfactors, planar algebras
Email: richard dot d dot burstein at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: 2009-2012 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Ionut Chifan

Institution: University of Iowa

Area of Research: Von Neumann Algebras, II1 factors, ergodic theory
Email: ionut-chifan at uiowa dot edu
Dates of visit: 2009-2012 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Stacy Hoehn Fonstad

Institution: Franklin College, IN

Area of Research: Manifolds, algebraic topology, K-theory
Email: SHoehn at franklincollege dot edu


Bai-Ling Wang

Institution: Australian National University

Area of Research: Index theory, K-theory, Geometric Analysis
Email: bai-ling.wang at anu.edu.au
Dates of visit: Spring 2012


Rufus Willett

Institution: University of Hawaii, Manoa

Area of Research: Index theory, coarse geometry, K-theory
Email: rufus dot willett at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: Fall 2011


Mrinal Raghupathi

Institution: US Naval Academy, Annapolis

Area of Research: Operator theory, operator algebras
Email: mrinal dot raghupathi at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: 2008-2011 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Rufus Willett

Institution: University of Hawaii, Manoa

Area of Research: Index theory, coarse geometry, K-theory
Email: rufus dot willett at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: 2009-2011 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Remi Boutonnet

Institution: ENS Paris

Area of Research: Operator Algebras
Email: remi dot boutonnet at ens dot fr
Dates of visit: Fall 2010


Hanfeng Li

Institution: SUNY Buffalo

Area of Research: Operator Algebras, Noncommutative Geometry
Email: hfli dot math dot buffalo dot edu
Dates of visit: October 11-December 10, 2009


Romain Tessera

Institution: CNRS, ENS Lyon, France

Area of Research: Analysis on metric spaces, geometric group theory
Email: romain dot a dot tessera at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: November 15 - December 31, 2009


Shamindra Ghosh

Institution: KU Leuven, Belgium

Area of Research: Subfactors, planar algebras, category theory
Email: shamindra dot k dot ghosh at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: 2006-2009 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Pinhas Grossman

Institution: Cardiff University, Wales

Area of Research: Von Neumann Algebras, Subfactors, Planar Algebras
Email: pinhas dot grossman at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: 2006-2009 (NTT Assistant Professor), May 2010


Dan Ramras

Institution: New Mexico State University, Las Cruces

Area of Research: Algebraic topology, algebraic K-theory
Email: dan dot ramras at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: 2007-2009 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Romain Tessera

Institution: CNRS, ENS Lyon, France

Area of Research: Analysis on metric spaces, geometric group theory
Email: romain dot a dot tessera at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: 2006-2009 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Alan Wiggins

Institution: University of Michigan, Dearborn

Area of Research: Von Neumann algebras
Email: alan dot d dot wiggins at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: 2007-2009 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Paramita Das

Institution: KU Leuven, Belgium
Research Associate (AY 06-08), Visiting Assistant Professor (AY 08-09)

Area of Research: Hopf algebras, Subfactors
Email: paramita dot das at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: September 2006 to August 2009


Alvaro Martinez Perez

Institution: Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Visiting Scholar

Area of Research: Coarse geometry and topology
Email: alvaro_martinez at mat dot ucm dot es
Dates of visit: Fall 2008


Yi-Jun Yao

Institution: Penn State University

Area of Research: Noncommutative Geometry and number theory
Email: iyi-jun.yao at polytechnique dot org
Dates of visit: 2007-2008 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Adrian Lim

Institution: University of Luxembourg

Area of Research: Path integrals, quantization, stochastic processes
Email: adrian dot lim at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: 2007-2008 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Vladimir Manuilov

Institution: Moscow State University
Visiting Professor

Area of Research: C*-algebras and topology
Vanderbilt Email: vladimir dot manuilov at vanderbilt dot edu
Email: manuilov at mech dot math dot msu dot su
Dates of visit: Fall 2007


Qinggang Ren

Institution: Fudan University
Exchange Ph.D. Student

Area of Research: Noncommutative Geometry
Vanderbilt Email: qinggang dot ren at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: January 2007 - December 2007


Remus Nicoara

Institution: University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Area of Research: Von Neumann Algebras, Subfactors

Website: http://www.math.utk.edu/
Email: remus dot nicoara at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: 2004-2007 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Jeff Raven

Area of Research: Equivariant K-theory, non-commutative and algebraic topology

Website: http://www.math.vanderbilt.edu/people/jraven
Email: j dot raven at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: 2005-2007 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Brett Wick

Institution: University of South Carolina

Area of Research: Operator Theory, Complex Analysis, Harmonic Analysis

Website: http://www.math.sc.edu/
Email: brett dot d dot wick at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: 2005-2007 (RTG NTT Assistant Professor)


Yves de Cornulier

Institution: CNRS, Universite de Rennes I

Area of Research: Geometric Group Theory

Website: http://www.normalesup.org/~cornulier/
Email: TBA
Dates of visit: January - March 2007


Qin Wang

Institution: Dong Hua University, Shanghai, P.R. of China

Area of Research: Coarse Geometry, K-theory of Operator Algebras
Vanderbilt Email: qin dot wang at vanderbilt dot edu
Dates of visit: May 2005 to April 2007


Shuyan Wei

Institution: Suzhou University, Jiangsu, P.R. of China

Area of Research: Coarse Geometry, K-theory of Operator Algebras
Email: weisy at etang dot com
Dates of visit: September 2006 to January 2007


Teodor Banica

Institution: Universite Paul Sabatier (Toulouse III)

Area of Research: Quantum groups, subfactors, planar algebras
Website: http://picard.ups-tlse.fr/~banica/
Email: banica at picard dot ups-tlse dot fr
Dates of visit: March 2006


Greg Friedman

Institution: Texas Christian University

Area of Research: Geometric and algebraic topology of stratified spaces and knots
Website: http://faculty.tcu.edu/gfriedman/
Email: g dot friedman at tcu dot edu
Dates of visit: AY 2005-2006 (RTG NTT Assistant Professor)


Guihua Gong

Institution: University of Puerto Rico

Area of Research: C*-Algebras, K-theory, Noncommutative Geometry
Email: ggong at goliath dot cnnet dot clu dot edu
Dates of visit: AY 2005-2006


Liangqing Li

Institution: University of Puerto Rico

Area of Research: C*-Algebras, K-theory, Noncommutative Geometry
Email: lli at goliath dot cnnet dot clu dot edu
Dates of visit: AY 2005-2006


Eric Rannaud

Institution: Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris

Area of Research: Quantum Computing, Quantum Information Theory
Dates of visit: March 1 to May 31, 2005


Bernd Grave

Institution: University of Goettingen

Area of Research: Coarse Geometry
Email: berndgrave at web dot de
Website: http://www.uni-math.gwdg.de/bgr
Dates of visit: Fall 04


Chris Phillips

Institution: University of Oregon

Area of Research: C*-algebras
Vanderbilt Email: http://math.vanderbilt.edu/~ncp_0000/Email.html
Website: http://math.vanderbilt.edu/~ncp_0000/
Dates of visit: Fall 04


Nick Wright

Institution: University of Southampton

Area of Research: Coarse Geometry, Index Theory
Website: http://www.maths.soton.ac.uk/staff/
Email: n.wright at maths dot soton dot ac dot uk
Dates of visit: 2002-2004 (NTT Assistant Professor)


Kyesook Nam

Institution: Korea University

Area of Research: Operator Theory
Email: ksnam72 at hanmail dot net
Dates of visit: 2004


Shengzhi Xu

Institution: Fudan University, Shanghai

Area of Research: Noncommutative Geometry
Email: szxu at fudan dot edu dot cn
Dates of visit: 2003-04, April-May 2006


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