Nick Gurski

Assistant Professor

Yost Hall, Room 341

Other Information

Classes: Fall 2017: MATH 308, MWF 9:30-10:20 a.m. in Kent Hale Smith 119
MATH 401, MWF 10:35-11:25 a.m. in Yost 107

Degree: Ph.D.

Education: Ph.D., University of Chicago

Research interests:
Higher categorical algebra, including monoidal structures on 2- and 3-dimensional categories, invertible and dualizable objects in higher categories, and related algebraic structures

Applications of higher categorical algebra to stable homotopy theory and topological quantum field theory

Generalizations of traditional algebra to higher categories including module theory, bialgebra-like structures, homological algebra, and homotopy coherent structures