Fourth-year math graduate student at Stanford.
I am advised by both
Rick Schoen and
Robert Bryant (Duke).
My
CV as
of April 2015 is here.
Office: Room 380-T (basement of building 380)
E-mail: jmadnick [at] math [dot] stanford [dot] edu
Interests: Differential geometry, special holonomy,
gauge theory, calibrated geometry
Solutions to past algebra quals:
Fall 2009
Spring
2011
Spring
2012
Research
I am interested in Riemannian manifolds with special
holonomy. In particular, I am thinking about
nearly
Kahler 6-manifolds and group actions on them.
Teaching
Current teaching: I am a TA for
Math
51 this quarter.
Office Hours:
Mon: 4:15 pm - 5:15 pm
Tue: 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Wed: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Previous teaching:
- Summer 2015: I was a drop-in TA at SUMaC
(Program II).
- Spring 2015: I was the CA for Math
177.
- Winter 2015: I was a TA for Math 42.
- Summer 2014: I was a drop-in TA at SUMaC
(Program II).
- Winter 2014: I was the CA for Math 19.
- Fall 2013: I was a TA for Math 41.
Seminars
Seminars organized:
Notes from talks I've given (unpolished):
1.
The Cartan-Janet Theorem: Local isometric embedding of
real-analytic metrics into euclidean space.