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Amie Wilkinson

Professor of Mathematics
University of Chicago


Contact Information

  • Office: Eckhart 412B
    E-mail: wilkinso (followed by @math.uchicago.edu)
    Phone: (773) 702-7337 (Office)
    Fax: (773) 702-9787



Teaching

  • Topics in Smooth Dynamics and Ergodic Theory: Geometry, Dynamics and Rigidity. Fall, 2017. TuTh 2:00-3:20, Eck 202.
  • Math 202 -- Abstract Linear Algebra. Fall, 2017. TuTh 9:30-10:50, Eck 202.
  • Math 318 -- Topology/Geometry II (Differential Topology). Winter, 2018.


    Research

  • Click here for a description of my current research interests. Updated 9/2015

  • Click here for a list of papers, including downloadable preprints. Updated 9/2017

  • Click here to learn about my public outreach work, including speeches, interviews, writing. Updated 8/2017

  • Click here to see a pathological foliation and here to see a whole family of pathological foliations

  • Click here to download a 1 minute video illustrating that the configuration space of two unmarked (same color) points on the circle is a Moebius band, which is covered by the cylinder, the configuration space of two marked (differently colored) points. I made this video in Keynote.


  • Links

  • International Workshop on Global Dynamics Beyond Uniform Hyperbolicity: Evanston, 2001, Buzios, 2003, Chicago, 2006, Beijing, 2009, Luminy, 2011, Bedlewo, 2013, Olmue, 2015, Provo, 2017
  • Particle accelerator stuff: Center for Bright Beams and Innovations in Bright Beam Science .
  • Editorial boards: Chaos (2002--),   Transactions of the AMS (2006--2007),   Journal of Modern Dynamics (2006--2014),   Algebraic and Geometric Topology (2007--2014),   Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems (2007--), Commentarii Math Helvetici (2014 --), Journal of the European Math Society (2016 --), and Compositio Mathematica (2017 -- ) .
  • Benson Farb .
  • Leland Wilkinson . H2O (his latest thing) .
  • Ruth VanDemark, (1944-2012) in memoriam . A tribute. Article in Chicago Tribune. Article in Chicago Sun-Times.
  • ETHS .
  • Harvard .
  • Berkeley .
  • Harvard .
  • Northwestern .