Here's Daniel on Halloween in front of my house with wife and my academic sister Emily Witt, a powerful mathematician herself.Chelsea Walton (2011, U Michigan) Ph D Thesis: On Degenerations and Deformations of Sklyanin Algebras, co-advised by Toby Stafford.Xiaolei has also studied The MMP for deformations of Hilbert schemes of points on the projective plane.After a post-doc at Northeastern U, Xioalei is now an Assistant Professor at UC Santa Barbara.He held Germany's very prestigious Heisenberg Fellowship, and is now a professor at Mainz.Here we are at a conference for my own advisor Mel Hochster 's 65-th birthday, August 2008, and in January 2011 on a hike at Luminy, Marseilles France.Kevin Tucker (2010, University of Michigan) Ph D Thesis: Jumping Numbers and Multiplier Ideals on Algebraic Surfaces, the winner of the SUMNER MEYERS PRIZE for our department's best 2010 thesis.Kevin is a Professor at the University of Illinois, Chicago, after a post-doc at Princeton and and NSF fellowship at Utah, working with my former post-doc Karl Schwede. Daniel Hernandez (2011, University of Michigan) Ph D thesis: F-purity of hypersurfaces Tenure track Assistant Professor at the University of Kansas, after an NSF post-doc at UTAH and a Dunham Jackson Assistant Professor at University of Minnesota.
Cornelia is a Professor at SUNY Potsdam, after a post-doc at the University of Kentucky.Sara Faridi is now a Professor at Dalhousie University in Halifax, after being an Assistant Professor at George Washington University and at the University of Ottawa. Manuel Blickle (2001, University of Michigan) Ph D Thesis: The intersection homology D-module in finite characteristic.Blickle's first job was a post-doctoral position at the University of Essen, working in Esnault and Viehweg's algebraic geometry group.Yogesh is a Professor at the college of Old Westbury, SUNY, after first completing a post-doc at the University of Missouri.Here we are in my kitchen at Yogesh's graduation party, and at the milkshake party with Andrey, Tapio and Helena.He has also been involved in the design of research to measure the effects of such projects in a number of countries, one of which has led to a series of publications regarding a serialized radio drama in Tanzania and its effects on HIV/AIDS avoidance and family planning use. in Biology (Magna Cum Laude) from Amherst College and an M. in Biology from Yale University (with specialization in Ecology and Evolution).He also serves as President of the Population Media Center, which works in partnership with the Population Institute. Before founding Population Media Center, he served as Director of the Population Institute's Youth and Student Division, Development Director of Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania, Associate Director of Planned Parenthood of Northern New England and Executive Vice President of Population Communications International.Sarah Mayes (2013, U Michigan) Ph D Thesis: The Asymptotic Behavior of Generic intital systems.Sarah is now an assistant professor at Toronto, having recently moved there from Quest University in Canada.She will begin an Assistant Professorship at the University of Iowa in 2020.At Brooke's Thesis Defense Party Xiaolei Zhao, (2015 U Michigan) Ph D Thesis: Topological Abel-Jacobi Mapping and Jacobi Inversion, co-advised by Herb Clemens.