Kiran Sridhara Kedlaya

Professor of Mathematics
Stefan E. Warschawski Chair in Mathematics
Department of Mathematics, Room 7202
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive #0112
La Jolla, CA 92093-0112
phone: (1) 858-534-2629 (but email is preferred)
fax: (1) 858-534-5273
email: kedlaya[at]ucsd[dot]edu (public key)
social media: none. If you find an account, that's not me! (Unless you count Bitbucket, GitHub, or CoCalc.)

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News (see also past news)

The Simons Foundation has announced a Simons Collaboration on Arithmetic Geometry, Number Theory and Computation. This includes some job openings at Boston University, Brown/ICERM, Dartmouth, Harvard, and MIT. (14 Jul 17; updated 8 Aug 17, 25 Aug 17, 22 Sep 17)

This is me looking puzzled at the National Puzzlers' League convention in Boston. (8 Jul 17)

The BEAM (Bridge to Enter Advanced Mathematics) program is coming to Los Angeles! (14 Apr 17)

Fast facts (see also my CV)

Teaching: during fall 2017, I will be teaching Math 100A: Abstract Algebra I. During spring 2017, I taught Math 206A: Topics in Algebraic Geometry (topic: homological conjectures in commutative algebra) and Math 220C: Complex Analysis. See my past courses.

Research areas: number theory, arithmetic algebraic geometry. Specialties: p-adic analytic methods in arithmetic geometry, p-adic Hodge theory, p-adic differential equations, algorithms in arithmetic geometry, interactions between arithmetic geometry and computer science.

Editorial activity: Algebra and Number Theory, Nagoya Mathematical Journal, L-Functions and Modular Forms Database. Note that I am no longer an editor for International Mathematics Research Notices.

Directorial activity: Art of Problem Solving Initiative board of directors (this includes governance of BEAM: Bridge to Enter Advanced Mathematics), Pro Mathematica Arte board of directors (this includes governance of Budapest Semesters in Mathematics and Budapest Semesters in Mathematics Education).

Current grants: NSF grant DMS-1501214 (sole PI); NSF RTG grant DMS-1502651 (co-PI). I am also on the advisory boards of two more NSF-funded projects: the UTMOST Project (concerning open-source mathematics textbooks) and the Southwest Center for Arithmetic Geometry (which includes the Arizona Winter School). I am also an associated scientist of the Simons Collaboration on Arithmetic Geometry, Number Theory and Computation.

Other: I am an active user and developer of the Sage open-source computer algebra system, both as a standalone application and via the CoCalc (formerly SageMathCloud) web portal.

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