UC Davis Mathematics

Eric Babson

Algebraic and topological combinatorics
Ph.D.,1993,Massachusetts Institute of Technology,Cambridge
Refereed publications: Via Math Reviews

Web Page: http://www.math.ucdavis.edu/~babson/
Email: babson@math.ucdavis.edu
Office: MSB 2109
Phone: 530-754-0306


  • Algebraic and topological combinatorics

  • Moduli representations of path algebras

  • Random simplicial complexes

  • Presheaves on finite categories as a generalization of graphs

    Selected Publications

      [1] E. Babson, C. Hoffman, M. Kahle, "The fundamental group of random 2-complexes," preprint, 2008, arXiv0711.2704.pdf.

      [2] E. Babson, B. Huisgen-Zimmermann, R. Thomas, "Moduli spaces of graded representations of finite dimensional algebras," Algebra and its applications, 7-27, Contemp. Math. 419, Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI, 2006. (Reviewer Jon Eivind Vatne).Math Sci Net abstract.

      [3] E. Babson, P. Gunnells, R. Scott. "Geometry of the tetrahedron space," Adv. Math, 204(1): 176-203, 2006, arXiv0208119.

      [4] E. Babson. "Reconstructing Metric Trees from Order Information on Triples is NP Complete," preprint, 2006, arXiv0603116.

    Honors and Awards

    • Institute of Mittag-Leffler member, 2005

    • Institute for Advances Study member, 1997-1998

    • Mathematical Sciences Research Institute member, 1996-1997

    • N.S.F. Postdoctoral Fellow, 1994-1997

    • Institut Mittag-Leffler member, 1992

    • Sloan Graduate Fellow, 1991-1992

    • N.S.F. Graduate Fellow, 1988-1991

    Last updated: 2009-06-24