|Aspiring:||mathematician, composer, photographer, fiddler|
|email:||surname at jhu dot edu|
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD 21218-2686, USA
Interests: Topology & Algebraic Geometry, Geometric Methods in Generative Music Composition.
Biographics: CV, photo.
Blog: How to Recognize Generators for String Bordism, After Laocoön [or Before?], Binomial Coefficients & Villainy, Seminar Web Design, Comments on a Paper of Karcher, Noah in Norwich, Computing Hirzebruch L-Polynomials, Catullus of the Canopy, Dürer’s Melencolia I, Existential Angst, How to Optimize a Codex, … (RSS)
Compositions: In Medias Res, ’Round Midnight, The Lyre of Ur, Ripples Through Pitch Space, Portrait of Poincaré, (ii-V-I)7, Six Integers.
Teaching: Knot Theory, Honors Analysis, Honors Multivariable Calculus, Differential Equations, Linear Algebra.
Miscellanea: Hopkins Topology Seminar, Signature Optimizer for Bookbinding, Topological Methods in Algebraic Advertising, Blow-up, Escaping the Flood of Time, Egon’s Twinkie, A Much Deserved Pie in the Face.
Fiddling: Solo jigs, reels, and more reels (live). Duo reels and jigs with uilleann piper Tim Benson (studio).
Inspiration: Jack Morava, Burt Totaro, Conlon Nancarrow.