Mathematics
Cornelia A. Van Cott

Cornelia A. Van Cott

Associate Professor

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Education

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
  • On sabbatical for 2014--2015.
Publications

An obstruction to slicing iterated Bing doubles, Journal of Knot Theory and its Ramifications, 22 (2013), no. 6, 10 pages.


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.