Research Interests

Department of Mathematics & Statistics




Research Interests


Research Interests

  • Algebraic topology and knot-theory;
  • Theory of games, and applications to: (i) conflict resolution; and (ii) playing of existing games;
  • Combinatorics (esp. combinatorial games);
  • Fair elections (representation, apportionment, re-districting);
  • Mathematical models (i) as extensions of common sense, (ii) as devices to guarantee consistency;
  • The paradox of widespread illiteracy in a widely-schooled population.