** Seminars **

** Conferences organized **

** Research interests **

My research is in algebraic number theory. In particular, it is concerned with the connection between L-functions and class-groups, with emphasis on the route via Stark units and Stark elements in the sense of Rubin's integral Stark conjecture.

** Papers **

- The equivalence of Rubin's Conjecture and the ETNC/LRNC for certain biquadratic extensions, submitted. pdf
- Local and global fundamental classes for multiquadratic extensions, to appear in the Journal of Number Theory. pdf
- Connecting homomorphisms associated to Tate sequences, Acta Arithmetica, July 2011. pdf
- The fractional Galois ideal for arbitrary order of vanishing, International Journal of Number Theory, February 2011. pdf
- Functoriality of the fractional Galois ideal, with V. Snaith, Canadian Journal of Mathematics, July 2010. pdf
- On the $p$-adic Beilinson Conjecture for number fields, with A. Besser, R. de Jeu and X.-F. Roblot, special volume of the Pure and Applied Mathematics Quarterly on the occasion of Serre's 80th birthday, January 2009. (Full text at journal)
- The canonical fractional Galois ideal at $s=0$, Journal of Number Theory, June 2008. pdf

My Ph.D. thesis can be obtained here (pdf).

** Courses **

Linear Algebra I (MATH 125), Fall term, 2012.

Algebraic Number Theory (MATH 512), Winter term, 2012.

Linear Algebra II (MATH 225), Winter and Fall terms, 2011.

Linear Algebra I (MATH 125), Fall term, 2010.

Introduction to Group Theory (MATH 328), Winter term, 2010.

Elementary Number Theory (MATH 324), Fall term, 2008 and 2009.

Introduction to Ring Theory (MATH 228), Spring term, 2009.

** Non-mathematical interests **

- Tuba (see also the Mill Creek Colliery Band).