Quaecumque VeraDepartment of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences
.
Sudarshan Kumar Sehgal
Sudarshan Kumar Sehgal
Professor
Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Office: CAB 641
Phone: (780) 492-2705
Fax: (780) 492-6826
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Research Interests
The group ring KG of a group G over a commutative ring K is an attractive object of study. Here, group theory, ring theory, commutative algebra and number theory come together in a fruitful way. There are many research problems with varying degrees of difficulty.

 

Professional History  
2001- Professor Emeritus, University of Alberta
1986 McCalla Professor, University of Alberta
1973-2001 Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, University of Alberta
1968-1972 Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Alberta
1967-1968 Professional Associate, Department of Mathematics, University of Alberta
1966-1967 Associate Professor, Department of Matheamtics, Ohio State University
1964-1966 Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Ohio State University
1963-1964 Lecturer, Department of Mathematics, Punjab University, India
1962-1963 Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Notre Dame

 

Major Offices Held
1986-1988 Member Research Committee, Canadian Mathematical Society
1976-1979 Member NRC Grant Selection Committee for Pure and Applied Mathematics

 

Editorial Boards
1990-1996 Associate Editor Canadian Journal of Maths
  Associate Editor Bulletin Canadian Math. Soc.
2001- Editor Journal of Algebra and its applications
2005- Editor Communications in Algebra

 

Honours and Awards
1986-1987 McCalla Professor, University of Alberta
1968 & 1973 Fellowship of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
1990 DFG Gast Professor Ruhr Universitat, Bochum

 

Graduate Students Supervised
Degree Name of Student Year Degree Completed
M.Sc. Ian Gorman 1971
Ph.D. M. Parmenter 1972
M.Sc. B. Giles 1981
M.Sc. S. Kmet 1985
Ph.D. N. Fernandes 1986
M.Sc. J. Kmet 1989
Ph.D. D. Riley 1991
Ph.D. G. Lee 2000
M.Sc. Ben Baird 2003

 

Post-Doctoral Students
F. Roehl Hamburg University
J. Goncalves University of Sao Paulo
E. Kleinert Universtiy of Cologne
M. Dokuchaev University of Sao Paulo
O. Neisse University of Augsburg
Y. Li University of Newfoundland
E. Spinelli University of Lecce
T. Petit Lobao University Fedral de Bahia

 

Invited Talks (since 1980)
Publication List


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