The K2 mountain, after which K3 surfaces were named.

Dans la seconde partie de mon rapport, il s'agit des varietes kahleriennes dites K3, ainsi nommees en l'honneur de Kummer, Kahler, Kodaira et de la belle montagne K2 au Cachemire.
-- Andre Weil (1958)

© Colin Monteath, Minden Pictures

Teaching

This quarter I'm teaching MAT21B Integral Calculus and its honors version MAT21BH.

Research

I usually think about questions which involve curves on algebraic varities.