Faculty

Dietmar Bisch

Area of Research: Von Neumann Algebras, Subfactors, Quantum Information Theory

Website: http://www.math.vanderbilt.edu/~bisch
Email: dietmar dot bisch at vanderbilt dot edu


Bruce Hughes

Area of Research: Geometric and Algebraic Topology, Manifold Theory, Controlled Topology, Stratified Spaces, Continua Theory, Metric Spaces, Noncommutative Geometry

Website: http://www.math.vanderbilt.edu/~hughescb/
Email: bruce dot hughes at vanderbilt dot edu


Vaughan Jones

Area of Research: Von Neumann algebras

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/vaughan-jones
Email: vaughan dot f dot jones at vanderbilt dot edu


Gennadi Kasparov

Area of Research: K-theory of Operator Algebras, Index Theory.

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/gennadi-kasparov
Email: gennadi dot kasparov at vanderbilt dot edu


Jesse Peterson

Area of Research: Von Neumann algebras

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/jesse-peterson
Email: jesse dot d dot peterson at vanderbilt dot edu


Daoxing Xia

Area of Research: Operator Theory and Applications, Functional Analysis, Applied Mathematics, Modern Mathematical Physics, Theory of Functions and Probability Theory

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/daoxing-xia
Email: daoxing dot xia at vanderbilt dot edu


Dechao Zheng

Area of Research: Operator Theory, Harmonic Analysis

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/dechao-zheng
Email: dechao dot zheng at vanderbilt dot edu




Assistant Professors (NTT)

Marcel Bischoff

Area of Research: Conformal field theory, operator algebras.

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/marcel-bischoff
Email: marcel dot bischoff at vanderbilt dot edu


Arnaud Brothier

Area of Research: Von Neumann algebras, subfactors.

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/arnaud-brothier
Email: arnaud dot brothier at vanderbilt dot edu


Darren Creutz

Area of Research: Ergodic theory

Website: http://www.dcreutz.com/mathematics
Email: creutz at usna dot edu


Ben Hayes

Area of Research: Operator algebras, ergodic theory.

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/benjamin-hayes
Email: benjamin dot r dot hayes at vanderbilt dot edu


Rudy Rodsphon

Area of Research: Index theory, Noncommutative geometry.

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/rudy-rodsphon
Email: rudy dot rodsphon at vanderbilt dot edu


Kun Wang

Area of Research: Topology, K-theory, Index theory, Noncommutative geometry.

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/kun-wang
Email: kun dot wang at vanderbilt dot edu




Graduate Students

Sayan Das

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/sayan-das
Email: sayan dot das at vanderbilt dot edu


Bin Gui

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/bin-gui
Email: bin dot gui at vanderbilt dot edu


Corey Jones

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/corey-jones
Email: corey dot m dot jones at vanderbilt dot edu


Sandeepan Parekh

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/sandeepan-parekh
Email: sandeepan dot parekh at vanderbilt dot edu


Yunxiang Ren

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/yunxiang-ren
Email: yunxiang dot ren at vanderbilt dot edu


Chenxu Wen

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/math/bio/chenxu-wen
Email: chenxu dot wen at vanderbilt dot edu



NCGOA Graduate Students Who Have Graduated Since 2006

Fan Fei Chong

Advisor: Gennadi Kasparov
Date of graduation: May 2014
Statistician and programmer for TN State Department of Health.


Mozhgan Mirani

Advisor: Bruce Hughes
Date of graduation: May 2006
Currently at Tennessee State University.


Bogdan Nica

Advisor: Guoliang Yu.
Date of graduation: May 2009
Currently at University of Victoria


Piotr Nowak

Advisor: Guoliang Yu.
Date of graduation: May 2008
Currently at Texas A&M University.


Lin Shan

Advisors: Gennadi Kasparov and Guoliang Yu.
Date of graduation: May 2007
Currently at University of Muenster, Germany.


Thomas Sinclair

Advisors: Dietmar Bisch, Jesse Peterson.
Date of graduation: May 2010
Currently at UCLA.


Jan Spakula

Advisor: Guoliang Yu.
Date of graduation: May 2008
Currently at University of Muenster, Germany.


Hang Wang

Advisor: Gennadi Kasparov
Date of graduation: May 2011
Currently at Tsinghua University, China.


Jianchao Wu

Advisor: Guoliang Yu
Date of graduation: May 2013
Currently at University of Muenster, Germany.


Changyong Zhong

Advisor: Dechao Zheng
Date of graduation: May 2006
Currently at Georgia State University.


Dapeng Zhou

Advisor: Guoliang Yu
Date of graduation: May 2014


Zhengwei Liu

Advisor: Vaughan Jones
Date of graduation: May 2015



Group Photo (April 2005)


Noncommutative Geometry and Operator Algebras
Department of Mathematics
Vanderbilt University
Stevenson Center 1326
Nashville, TN 37240
U.S.A.
Phone: (615) 322-6672
Fax: (615) 343-0215
E-mail: ncgoa[at]vanderbilt[dot]edu