# Former Graduate Students

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- Donald Acker (2010 MS).
- Paul Allen (2007, advisor Jim Isenberg,
*Timelike minimal submanifolds of Robertson-Walker spacetimes*). - Dean Alvis (1980, advisor Charles Curtis,
*Duality and its application to the character theory of finite Lie groups*). - Bonnie Amende (2005, advisor Gary Seitz,
*G-irreducible subgroups of type A_1*). - Dawn Archey (2008, advisor Chris Phillips,
*Crossed product C*-algebras by finite group actions with a generalized tracial Rokhlin property*). - Egidio Barrera-Yanez (1997, advisor Peter Gilkey,
*The eta invariant, equivariant bordism, connective K theory, and manifolds with positive scalar curvature).* - Jeffrey Battiste (2010 MS).
- Aaron Bennett (2010 MS).
- Samson Black (2010, advisors Arkady Vaintrob and Jonathan Brundan,
*Representations of Hecke algebras and the Alexander polynomial*). - Michael Boardman (1992, advisor Bruce Barnes,
*Relative spectra in complete locally multiplicatively-convex algebras with applications*). - Jeff Boersema (1999, advisor Chris Phillips,
*Real C* algebras, united K theory and the Kunneth formula*). - William A. Bogley (1987, advisor Al Sieradski,
*Retractive maps and local collapsibility*). - Tristan Brand (2009 MS).
- Katherine Brandl (2001, advisor Brad Shelton,
*Primitive and Poisson spectra of non-semisimple twists of polynomial algebras*). - Christopher J. Brazfield (1999, advisor Brad Shelton,
*Artin-Schelter regular algebras of global dimension 4 with two generators*). - Peter A. Brooksbank (2001, advisor William Kantor,
*Constructive recognition of the finite simple classical groups*). - Jonathan Brown (2009, advisor Jonathan Brundan,
*Finite W-algebras of classical type*). - Julian Buck (2010, advisor Chris Phillips,
*Crossed product C*-algebras of certain non-simple C*-algebras and the tracial quasi-Rokhlin property*). - Jennifer Burman (2010, advisor Dan Dugger,
*Horrocks’ conjecture and operations on Ext and Tor modules*). - Laurie Burton (1995, advisor Marie Vitulli,
*V-monoids and V-valuations*). - Kay Byler (2003, advisor Mike Dyer,
*A generalization of the Browning invariant*). - Tom Cassidy (1999, advisor Brad Shelton,
*Global dimension four extensions of Artin-Schelter regular algebras*). - John Carter (2006, advisor Hal Sadofsky,
*On the convergence of the Eilenberg-Moore spectral sequence for Morava K-theory*). - Frank Chemotti (2011 MS).
- Barbara Jean Chicks (1961, advisor Fred C. Andrews,
*k-Sample rank order statistics*). - Adam Clausen (2007, adviser Jim Isenberg,
*Relativity and gravitational theory*). - Jon Clauss (1993, advisor Bruce Barnes,
*Elementary chains of invariant subspaces of a Banach space*). - John P. Collins (2009, advisor Alexander Polischuk,
*Gluing Bridgelandâ€™s stability conditions and Z/2-equivariant sheaves on curves*). - Clara Comes (2011 MS).
- Jonathan Comes (2010, advisor Victor Ostrik,
*Blocks in Deligne’s Category Rep(S_t)*). - Andrew Conner (2011, advisor Brad Shelton,
*A-infinity structures, generalized Koszul properties and combinatorial topology*). - Heather Coughlin (2003, advisor Marie Vitulli,
*Classes of normal monomial ideals*). - James Quincy Denton (1962, advisor Fred C. Andrews,
*On the asymptotic relative efficient of the Terpstra and Wallis-Krustal tests*). - Sylvie Desjardins (1995, advisor Peter Gilkey,
*Heat content asymptotics*). - Andrew Detzel (2009 MS).
- Peter Dolan (2006, advisor Greg Landweber,
*A Z/2-graded generalization of the Borel-Bott-Weil theorem*). - Kevin Donahue (2011 MS).
- Ethan Duckworth (2001, advisor Gary Seitz,
*The double coset problem in algebraic groups*). - Corey Dunn (2006, advisor Peter Gilkey,
*Curvature homogeneous pseudo-Riemannian manifolds*). - Kim Elce (2002, advisor Hal Sadofsky,
*The Dieudonne ring for ordinary homology*). - Jodi Fasteen (2006 M.S.).
- Katherine Fedde (2003 M.S.).
- Rob Fisette (2012, advisor Polishchuk,
*The A-infinity algebra of a curve and the j-invariant*). - Ben Ford (1993, advisor Gary Seitz,
*Overgroups of irreducible linear groups*). - Whitney George (2006 M.S.).
- Peter Goetz (2003, advisor Brad Shelton,
*The non-commutative algebraic geometry of quantum projective spaces*). - David Hill (2007, advisor Alexander Kleshchev,
*The Jantzen-Shapovalov form and Cartan invariants of symmetric groups and Hecke algebras*). - Jaree Hudson (2011 MS).
- Chad Giusti (2010, advisor Dev Sinha,
*Plumbers’ knots and unstable Vassiliev theory*). - Christine Guenther (1998, advisor Jim Isenberg,
*The fundamental solution on manifolds with time-varying metrics, and the well problem*). - Hayden Harker (2005, advisor Hal Sadofsky,
*Cohomology of a sub-Hopf algebra of the Steenrod algebra*). - Jens Harlander (1992, advisor Michael Dyer,
*Groups with cyclic relation module*). - Greg Henselman (2011 MS).
- Kenneth R. (Skip) Hoover (2007, advisor Marcin Bownik,
*Dimension functions of rationally dilated wavelets*). - Sangwoo Heo (1998, advisor Yuan Xu,
*Constructuring cubature formulae on the disk, the triangle, and the sphere*). - Aaron Heuser (2010, advisors Hao Wang and David Levin,
*Generalized self-intersection local time for a superprocess over a stochastic flow*). - Michael Hitchman (1997, advisor Michael Dyer,
*A relative identity property to two-complexes*). - Ralph Hutchison (2011 MS).
- Benjamin A. Itza-Ortiz (2003, advisor Chris Phillips,
*The C*-algebras associated with irrational time homeomorphisms of suspensions*). - Martin Jackson (1990, advisor Jim Isenberg,
*Two studies of relativistic cosmology: smoothing spacetime via Ricci flow and the Bel-Robinson energy in Gowdy T^3 x R spacetimes*). - John Jasper (2011, advisor Marcin Bownik,
*Infinite dimensional versions of the Schur-Horn theorem*). - Jacqueline Jensen-Vallin (2002, advisor Michael Dyer,
*Finding pi(2)-generators for exotic homotopy types of two complexes*). - Inga Johnson (2001, advisor Hal Sadofsky,
*The effect of multiplication by powers of 2 on the root invariant*). - Alex Jordan (2008, advisor Arkady Vaintrob,
*A super version of Zhu’s theorem*). - Thomas Judson (1984, advisor Richard Koch,
*Complete filtered lie algebras and the Spencer cohomology*). - Peter Kornya (1976, advisor Gary Seitz,Â
*Two-transitive extensions of the symmetric and alternating groups).* - Bill Kronholm (2008, advisor Dan Dugger,
*The RO(G)-graded Serre spectral sequence*). - Travis Kelm (2002, advisor Michael Dyer).
- Jon Kujawa (2003, advisor Jon Brundan,
*The representation theory of the supergroup GL(m|n)*). - Christopher Lang (1986, advisor Ken Ross,
*The structure of hypergroup measure algebras*). - Aaron Leeman (2009, advisor Hal Sadofsy,
*Stabilization of chromatic functors*). - Michael Leen (1994, advisor Chris Phillips,
*Factorization in the invertible group of a C*-algebra*). - Hutian Liang (2010, advisor Chris Phillips,
*The crossed product of C(X) by free and minimal actions of R*). - Andrew Lum (2009 MS).
- Jeff Lutgen (1993, advisor Peter Gilkey,
*Flatness of higher order jet bundles of differentiable manifolds).* - Thomas McKenzie (1992, advisor David Harrison,
*Separable polynomials and weak Henselizations*). - George McNinch (1996, advisor Gary Seitz,
*Dimensional criteria for the semisimplicity of representations*). - Eric Merchant (2005, advisor William Kantor,
*Structural properties of Hadamard designs*). - Anthony Merdinger (2009 MS).
- Matt Miller (2007, advisor Dev Sinha,
*The rational homotopy types of configuration spaces of three-dimensional lens spaces*). - Martin Montgomery (2006, advisor Frank Anderson,
*Global dimension of certain cleft binomial rings*). - Lesley Mooney (1989, advisor Michael Dyer,
*Massey products, lower central series and fox derivatives*). - Daniel Moseley (2012, advisor Nick Proudfoot,
*Group actions on hyperplane arrangements*). - David Nash (2010, advisor Alexander Kleshchev,
*)Graded representation theory of Hecke algebras*). - Tammy Nezol (2008 M.S.)
- Hans Nordstrom (2005, advisor Brad Shelton,
*Associated primes over Ore extensions and generalized Weyl algebras).* - Jennifer Nordstrom (2000, advisor Frank Anderson,
*Generalized quivers and representations of locally Artinian serial rings*). - Lisa Oberbroeckling (2002, advisor Bruce Barnes,
*Generalized inverses in certain Banach algebras*). - Jiseong Park (1996, advisor Jim Isenberg,
*Non-constant mean curvature solutions of the Einstein constraint equations for hyperboloidal surfaces*). - Kelly Pearson (2000, advisor Sergey Yuzvinsky,
*Cohomology of the Orlik-Solomon algebras*). - Kristy Pelatt (2012, advisor Dev Sinha,
*Geometry and combinatorics pertaining to the homology of spaces of knots*). - Michelle L. Perennec (1987, advisor Fred C. Andrews,
*Asymptotic behaviour of some statistics derived from the studentized emperical characteristic function and their asymptotic relative efficiency in testing multivariate normality*). - Christopher Phan (2009, advisor Brad Shelton,
*Koszul and generalized Koszul properties for noncommutative graded algebras*). - Aaron Phillips (2003, advisor Alexander Kleshchev,
*Restricting modular spin representations of symmetric and alternating groups*). - Mike Raney (2002, advisor Bruce Barnes,
*Abstract backward shifts of finite multiplicity*). - Hugo Rodriguez Ordonez (2006, advisor John Leahy,
*Topological study of non-singular bilinear maps*). - Jonathan Picht (2009 MS).
- Stacey Rodman (1995, advisor Sergey Yuzvinsky,
*New conditions for the freeness of arrangements*). - Gerhard Roehrle (1990, advisor Gary Seitz,
*Orbits in internal Chevalley modules*). - Oliver Ruff (2005, advisor Alexander Kleshchev,
*Completely splittable representations of symmetric groups and affine Hecke algebras*). - Efren Ruiz (2005, advisor Huaxin Lin,
*A classification theorem for direct limits of extensions of circle algebras by purely infinite C*-algebras*). - Dylan Rupel (2012, advisor Berenstein,
*Quantum cluster characters*). - Karen Saxe (1988, advisor Bruce Barnes,
*Fredholm theory with applications to regular operators*). - David Schoenfeld (1974, advisor Fred C. Andrews,
*Asymptotic properties of tests based on the orthogonal components of the Cramer von Mises statistic and their generalization*). - Gary Seitz (1968, advisor Charles Curtis,
*M-groups and supersolvable residual*). - Kerry Sipe (2011 MS).
- Jessica Sklar (2001, advisor Frank Anderson,
*Binomial rings and algebras*). - Michael Smith (2006 M.S.).
- Iva Stavrov (2003, advisor Peter Gilkey,
*Spectral geometry of the Riemann curvature tensor*). - Brian Stonelake (2011 MS).
- Wei Sun (2010, advisor Huaxin Lin,
*Crossed product C*-algebras of minimal dynamical systems on the product of the Cantor set and the torus*). - Josiah Thornton (2012, advisor Ostrik,
*Generalized near-group categories*). - Phil Thurber (1992, advisor John Leahy,
*The semi-localization of a one-pointed Kan complex)*). - James Urick (2011 MS).
- Ken Valente (1985, advisors David Harrison/Marie Vitulli,
*The p-primes of a commutative ring*). - Ruth Vanderpool (2009, advisor Hal Sadofsky,
*Non-existence of a stable homotopy category for p-complete abelian groups*). - Klaus Volpert (1989, advisor Richard Koch,
*On the cohomology of transitive Lie algebras*). - Jeremy Wade (2009, advisor Yuan Xu,
*Summability of Fourier orthogonal expansions and a discretized Fourier orthogonal expansion involving Radon projections for functions on the cylinder*). - Max Wakefield (2006, advisor Sergey Yuzvinsky,
*On the derivation module and apolar algebra of an arrangement of hyperplanes*). - Mark Walsh (2009, advisor Boris Botvinnik,
*Metrics of positive scalar curvature and generalized Morse functions*). - Daniel Wang (2012, advisor Marcin Bownik,
*Multiplier theorems on anisotropic Hardy spaces*). - William (Bill) Watson (1971, advisors Richard Koch and John Leahy,
*Manifold maps which commute with the Laplacian on p-forms*). - Marsha Weaver (1999, advisor Jim Isenberg,
*Asymptotic behavior of solutions of Einstein’s equation*). - John Wherry (2010 MS).
- Darren Wick (1995, Advisor Frank Anderson,
*Generalizations of quasi-hereditary rings and monomial algebras*) - Linden Willis (1984, advisor Peter Gilkey,
*Invariance theory of Riemannian geometry and the asymptotics of the heat equation*). - James Wilson (2008, advisor Bill Kantor,
*Group decompositions, Jordan algebras, and algorithms for p-groups*). - Jason Winerip (2011 MS).
- Tadg Woods (2001, advisor Jim Isenberg,
*Lorenz wave maps*). - Tan Zhang (2000, advisor Peter Gilkey,
*Manifolds with indefinite metrics whose skew-symmetric curvature operator has constant eigenvalues*).