## Research

My work is in topology, deformation theory, and quantum physics.

Most recent papers:

- Homotopy probability theory on a Riemannian manifold and the Euler equation with G.-C. Drummond-Cole. 2016
- Cones on homotopy probability spaces with G.-C. Drummond-Cole. 2014
- Homotopy probability theory II with G.-C. Drummond-Cole and J.-S. Park. J. Homotopy Relat. Struct. April 2014. DOI: 10.1007/s40062-014-0078-3
- Homotopy probability theory I with G.-C. Drummond-Cole and J.-S. Park. J. Homotopy Relat. Struct. November 2013. DOI: 10.1007/s40062-013-0067-y
- Homotopy DG algebras induce homotopy BV algebras with Thomas Tradler and Scott Wilson, J. Homotopy and Relat. Struc., 2011, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 177-182
- Quantizing Deformation Theory in Deformation Spaces, Vieweg Teubner Verlag, 2010
- Algebras over Cobar CoFrobenius with Gabriel Drummond-Cole and Thomas Tradler, J. Homotopy and Relat. Struc., 2010, Vol 5, No. 1, pp. 15-36

## Teaching

In Spring 2017, I am teaching Calculus I (Math 131) and Algebra (Math 702).

## PhD Students

Current students

- Tai-Danae Bradley
- Tyler Bryson.

Past students

- Joseph Hirsh
PhD May 2013. Thesis:
*Derived Deformation Theory*. NSF Postdoc at MIT, now in China. - Gabriel
Drummond-Cole PhD May, 2010. Thesis:
*Homotopy Batalin-Vilkovisky algebras, trivializing circle actions, and moduli space.*NSF Postdoc at Northwestern. Now a fellow at the IBS Center for Geometry and Physics.