Abigail Thompson


Tel: (530) 601-4444 ext. 4002

Fax: (530) 752-6635


Knot generated by KnotPlot .

General Area of Interest: Knot Theory; 3-Manifolds

Year Joining the Davis Faculty: 1988

Degree: Ph.D. 1986, Rutgers University

Advising Office Hours Winter 2017:
Monday 1-2 PM.

Teaching Winter 2017:

Click here to see some of my papers on Math. Reviews.

You can see a general description of my research on my department profiles page.

A brief biography is available here.

An occasionally updated CV is here.

Pictures of nudibranchs taken at Dillon Beach are here.

Here is a scanned version of my paper Thin position and the recognition problem for S^3 in pdf format.

I am currently director of the COSMOS program at UC Davis. This is a 4-week residential
summer program in mathematics and science for talented high school students.

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