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Department of Mathematics
UC San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive  # 0112
La Jolla, CA 92093-0112
Office: AP&M 5111
Phone: (858) 534-4413
Luca Spolaor
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Ph.D. Mathematics, University of Zurich, Switzerland, 2015

Luca Spolaor received his Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of Zurich in 2015, with a dissertation which won a university award. He was subsequently a postdoc at the Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in Leipzig and a C.L.E. Moore Instructor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Moreover he spent one year as a visiting scholar appointed by Princeton University. Spolaor is an expert in Geometric Measure Theory, a branch of Pure Mathematics at the intersection between Geometry and Analysis/Partial Differential Equations, whose goal is to study the behavior of singular solutions to a number of problems coming mostly from Physics, Economics and Topology. This area of investigation fits between two stronger groups at UCSD, Geometric Analysis and Partial Differential Equations, so has a synergistic effect.

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