Seek peace, and pursue it.

I am a number theorist and have worked on a range of problems related to elliptic curves, modular forms, p-adic L-functions, and p-adic analytic geometry.  I am proudest of my work with Peter Schneider on analytic and continuous representations of p-adic groups.

I am currently interested in Bioinformatics, Bayesian statistical modelling and in mathematical questions related to genomics and phylogenetic reconstruction.

I served as Dean of UConn’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences from 2008 through 2017 and as interim Provost of the University from February 2017 until April 1, 2018.

I am on leave from UConn until Fall of 2019 and am now a visiting scientist at The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine in Farmington, CT.

Notes on what I'm learning about are available at my Cleverly Titled Blog .

My recent talks are available at this GitHub repository

I am a Certified Instructor for The Software Carpentries.

Contact Info

Department of Mathematics U-1009
Monteith Hall 231
University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT 06269-1009
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