# Algebra

**Christine Berkesch ** *Associate Professor*

cberkesc@umn.edu *algebraic geometry, commutative algebra*

Lisl Gaal*Professor Emeritus*

gaal@math.umn.edu*commutative algebra*

**Tyler Lawson***Professor*

tlawson@math.umn.edu *algebraic topology, K-theory*

Morton Harris*Professor Emeritus**finite group theory and modular representation theory of finite groups and related topics*

**Gennady Lyubeznik ***Professor*

gennady@math.umn.edu *commutative algebra, algebraic geometry*

**William Messing ***Professor*

messing@math.umn.edu *p-adic representations associated with algebraic varieties via cohomology, the connections between the latter and De Rham cohomology*

**Victor Reiner ***Distinguished McKnight University Professor*

reiner@math.umn.edu *combinatorics*

**Joel Roberts ***Professor Emeritus*

rober005@umn.edu*algebraic geometry, commutative algebra*

**Alexander Voronov ***Professor*

voronov@math.umn.edu *mathematical physics, algebraic topology, algebra, algebraic geometry*

**Peter Webb ***Professor*

webb@math.umn.edu *representation theory of groups and algebras, algebraic topology, combinatorics, category theory*

**Craig Westerland** *Associate Professor*

cwesterl@umn.edu *algebraic topology and its applications*

## More About Faculty Research Areas

- Algebraic Geometry
- Algebraic Topology
- Analysis
- Applied Mathematics
- Combinatorics
- Complex Analysis
- Data Science
- Differential Geometry
- Dynamical Systems and Differential Equations
- Inverse Problems and Imaging
- Lie Theory
- Materials Science
- Mathematical Biology
- Mathematical Fluid Mechanics
- Mathematical Logic
- Mathematical Physics
- Mathematics Education
- Number Theory and Automorphic Forms
- Numerical Analysis
- Partial Differential Equations
- Probability and Stochastic Processes
- The Faculty Research Overview