Janet Vassilev
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
University of New Mexico
Office:  SMLC 324
Phone:  (505) 277-2214
email:  jvassil'at'math.unm.edu
Assistant Professor

Co-coordinator of the UNM-PNM Statewide Mathematics Contest

Senior Personnel on
UNM MCTP
Ph.D., Mathematics, UCLA, Test ideals in Gorenstein  isolated singularities and F-finite reduced rings (1997).
Advisors: Richard Elman (UCLA) and Craig Huneke (University of Virginia, formerly of KU and Purdue).

M.A., Mathematics, UCLA (1993).

B.A., Mathematics, University of Chicago (1991).


Research
My primary research interests are in Commutative Algebra and in particular:
  • Closure operations and related structures
  • Tight Closure
  • Local Cohomology
  • Singularity Theory
Curriculum Vita
Publications
Research Statement

Teaching:

Fall 2014: MATH 520 Abstract Algebra

Previous Courses
Teaching Statement

Students:
Gregory Morre, Ph.D. expected 2016.
Paige Mankey, M.S., expected 2015.
Bryan White, Ph.D. May 2014.
Laurie Price, M.S., December 2011.

Mathematics webpoints of interest:

American Mathematical Society
MathSciNet
ArXiv
The Front
commalg.org
AWM
Math Genealogy
Penn's Math Around the World
Mathematics on the Web