## Education

**2010–2016**: PhD in Mathematics. The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Advisor: Victor Ginzburg.**2010–2012**: MS in Mathematics. The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL**2006–2010**: SB (Bachelor of Science) in Mathematics with Computer Science. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

GPA 4.9 out of 5.

## Employment

**2024–present**: Senior Lecturer (Level C), Mathematical Sciences Institute, Australian National University (ANU), Canberra**2018–2023**: Lecturer (Level B), Mathematical Sciences Institute, Australian National University (ANU), Canberra**2016–2017**: Assistant Professor (Limited Term), Department of Mathematics, University of Georgia (UGA), Athens, GA

## Papers and preprints

- Some remarks about the faithfulness of the Burau representation of Artin–Tits groups (with Hoel Queffelec)

*Preprint (submitted).* - Wigglyhedra (with Vincent Pilaud)

*Preprint (submitted).* - \(q\)-deformed rational numbers and the 2-Calabi–Yau category of type \(A_{2}\) (with Louis Becker, Anthony Licata)

*Forum of Mathematics, Sigma, 11, e47 (2023).* - Spherical objects and stability conditions on 2-Calabi–Yau quiver categories (with Anand Deopurkar, Anthony Licata)

*Mathematische Zeitschrift 303, 13 (2023).* - Computing the matching distance of 2-parameter persistence modules from critical values (with Robyn Brooks, Claudia Landi, Celia Hacker, Barbara Mahler, Elisabeth Stephenson)

*Preprint.* - Morse-based fibering of the persistence rank invariant (with Robyn Brooks, Claudia Landi, Celia Hacker, Barbara Mahler)

*Research in Computational Topology 2 (2022), pp. 27–62* - A Thurston compactification of the space of stability conditions (with Anand Deopurkar, Anthony Licata)

*Preprint (submitted).* - Recollement for perverse sheaves on real hyperplane arrangements

*Journal of Algebra, 568 (2021), pp. 61–90* - The strong topological monodromy conjecture for Coxeter hyperplane arrangements (with Robin Walters)

*Mathematical Research Letters 24 (2017), no. 4, 947–954* - Torus actions and tensor products of intersection cohomology

*Pacific Journal of Mathematics 276 (2015), pp. 19–34* - Lower central series of free algebras in symmetric tensor categories (with David Jordan)

*Journal of Algebra, 373 (2013), pp. 299–311*

## Grants

**2024–2026**:*The geometry of braids and triangulated categories*, ARC DECRA grant DE240100447 (AUD 468000), ANU**2024–2026**:*Stability conditions: their topology and applications*, ARC Discovery Project grant DP240101084 (AUD 419421), ANU

Jointly held with Anand Deopurkar and Anthony M. Licata.**2016–2018**:*AMS-Simons travel grant*, Grant for research travel (USD 4000), UGA

## Academic and teaching awards

- Anne Penfold street award, 2023
- Dean's Commendation for Excellence in Education (for Teaching Excellence), ANU, 2021.
- Nadine Kowalsky Fellowship, University of Chicago, 2016.
- Jerry Rao Fellowship, University of Chicago, 2014–2015.
- Young Researcher at the 2nd Heidelberg Laureate Forum, Heidelberg, Germany, 2014.
- Lawrence and Josephine Graves Teaching Prize, University of Chicago, 2014.
- Amick Fellowship, University of Chicago, 2010–2012.
- Phi Beta Kappa, MIT, 2010.
- Rogers Prize for best paper, Summer Program in Undergraduate Research, MIT, 2009.
- Indian National Mathematical Olympiad (INMO) scholarship, 2005.
- International Astronomy Olympiad, Silver medal (2005) and Gold medal (2003).

## Teaching

### Australian National University

**2023 Semester 2**: Games, Graphs, and Machines (MATH2301)**2022 Semester 2**: Games, Graphs, and Machines (MATH2301)**2021 Spring Semester**: Mathematics and Applications 2 (MATH1014)**2021 Semester 2**: Games, Graphs, and Machines (MATH2301)**2021 Summer Session**: Representation theory (IBL reading course)**2020 Spring Semester**: Mathematics and Applications 2 (MATH1014)**2020 Semester 1**: Perverse Sheaves (half of a special topics course on Perverse Sheaves and Deligne–Lusztig theory)**2020 Semester 2**: Games, Graphs, and Machines (MATH2301)**2019 Semester 1**: Advanced Studies Extension for Analysis I (MATH2320).**2018–2019 Summer Session**: Introduction to the theory of Computation (reading course)**2018 Semester 2**: Mathematical Foundations for Actuarial Studies (MATH 1113), Linear Algebra.**2018 Semester 1**: Advanced Studies Extension for Analysis I (MATH2320).

### University of Georgia

**Fall 2017**: Precalculus (Math 1113).**Fall 2017**: Graduate Algebra (Math 8000).**Spring 2017**: Calculus II for Science and Engineering (Math 2260).**Fall 2016**: Calculus I for Science and Engineering (Math 2250).

### University of Chicago

**2015–2016**: IBL Honors Calculus I and II (Math 161 and 162).**2014–2015**: Studies in Mathematics I and II (Math 112 and 113).**Summer 2014**: Linear Algebra (Math 196).**2013–2014**: Calculus I, II, and III (Math 151, 152, and 153).**2012–2013**: Calculus I, II, and III (Math 151, 152, and 153).**2011–2012**: College fellow for Honors Algebra I, II, and III (Math 257, 258, and 259).

### Canada/USA Mathcamp

**Summer 2015**: Academic coordinator and mentor. Coordinated the academic schedule, invited visiting speakers, and taught several undergraduate-level courses.**Summer 2013**: Mentor. Taught several undergraduate-level courses.**Summer 2012**: Mentor. Taught several undergraduate-level courses.

## Talks and presentations

**Nov 2024**: CNRS IRL FAMSI colloquium, ANU**May 2024**: Algebra Seminar, University of Sydney**May 2024**: Geometry and Dynamics Seminar, Tsinghua University, online**Feb 2024**: Winterbraids, Montpellier (mini-course)**Jan 2024**: Applied and computational algebraic geometry, Isaac Newton Institute, University of Cambridge**Nov 2022**: Tensor categories in Sydney, University of Sydney**Nov 2022**: Lie groups seminar, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, online**Aug 2022**: QUACKS II, The University of Oregon**Jun 2022**: AMSI winter school 2022, The University of Queensland**May 2022**: Algebra & discrete mathematics seminar, UC Davis, online**Apr 2022**: FD Seminar, online**Mar 2022**: LAGOON webinar, online**Mar 2022**: Paris algebra seminar, online**Feb 2022**: Geometry, physics, and representation theory seminar, Northeastern University**Feb 2022**: Braids in representation theory and algebraic combinatorics, ICERM, Brown University**Dec 2021**: Special session on Topology, AustMS 2021, online**Nov 2021**: EmacsConf 2021, online**Jun 2021**: Dynamical Systems in Triangulated Categories and Surfaces (DiTS), online**May 2021**: AMS special session on geometric and categorical methods in representation theory, online**Jan 2021**: RepNet Virtual seminar, online**Nov 2020**: Algebra Seminar, University of Georgia**Feb 2020**: New Connections in Representation Theory, Mooloolaba, Queensland**Jan 2020**: Derived Days workshop 2020, University of Sydney**Jun 2019**: Triangulated Categories in Geometry and Representation Theory, University of Sydney**Feb 2019**: Women of Mathematics: a one-day meeting at the ANU, Australian National University**Feb 2019**: Pure Mathematics Seminar, University of Queensland**Dec 2018**: Special session in Representation Theory, AustMS 2018, University of Adelaide**May 2018**: Pure mathematics seminar, University of Melbourne**Dec 2017**: Future Directions in Representation Theory, University of Sydney (poster)**Nov 2017**: Workshop on Topics in Algebraic Geometry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill**Jul 2017**: Canada/USA Mathcamp 2017, University of Puget Sound**Mar 2017**: Geometric representation theory seminar, University of Toronto**Mar 2017**: Algebraic Geometry, Arithmetic Geometry, and Commutative Algebra Seminar, University of South Carolina**Mar 2017**: Special session on Geometric Methods in Representation Theory, AMS Southeastern Spring Sectional Meeting, Charleston**Jan 2017**: Special session on New Developments in Noncommutative Algebra and Representation Theory, AMS Joint Mathematical Meeting, Atlanta**Dec 2016**: Mathematics Seminar, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune**Nov 2016**: Algebra Seminar, University of Georgia**Sep 2016**: Algebra Seminar, University of Georgia**Jun 2016**: Young Women in Representation Theory, University of Bonn**Feb 2016**: Algebraic Geometry Seminar, Ohio State University**Jan 2016**: Algebra Seminar, University of Alberta**Oct 2015**: AlGeCom 12, University of Michigan (poster)**Oct 2015**: AMS Central Fall Sectional Meeting, Loyola University (poster)**Sep 2015**: Algebraic Geometry/Commutative Algebra Seminar, University of Notre Dame**May 2015**: Oberseminar Representation Theory, University of Bonn**May 2015**: Number Theory and Algebraic Geometry Seminar, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven**May 2015**: Oberseminar Algebra, Mathematisches Institut, University of Cologne**Jul 2014**: Mathematics Seminar, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune**Jun 2014**: Summer school on quiver Hecke algebras, IESC Cargèse (expository)**May 2014**: Workshop on Yangians and quantum loop algebras, Austin (expository)