Cornelia A. Van Cott

Cornelia A. Van Cott

Assistant Professor

Office Hours
M 1:00-3:00pm
T 10:00-11:00am
R 1:00-3:00pm


Ph.D. Indiana University (2008)

Research Areas

Knot theory and low dimensional topology, particularly the interplay between three and four-dimensional topology observed in the knot concordance group

Courses Offered
  • Math 110 Calculus 2
  • Math 485 Topology
  • Math 350 Mathematics Colloquium
Concordance of Bing doubles and boundary genus, joint with Charles Livingston, Math. Proc. Camb. Philos. Soc. 151 (2011), 459--470.
Ozsvath--Szabo and Rasmussen invariants of cable knots, Algebr. Geom. Topol. 10 (2010), 825--836.