Krystyna M. Kuperberg

Research Areas - Dynamical Systems - Geometry - Topology

Office: 238 Parker Hall

221 Parker Hall
Auburn, AL 36849-5310

Phone: (334) 844-6596

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Ph.D., Rice University 1974
M.S., Warsaw University, Poland 1966

Professional Employment

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Auburn University 1984 - present
Faculty Director of Women in Science and Engineering Institute (WISE), Auburn University 2008 - 2009
Alumni Professor, Auburn University 1994 - 1999
Visiting Professor, I'Universite de Paris-Sud, Centre d'Orsay, France June/July 1995
Research Professor, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute 1994 - 1995
Visiting Member, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences Fall 1987
Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Auburn University 1979 - 1984
Visiting Associate Professor, Oklahoma State University 1982 - 1983
Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Auburn University 1976 - 1979
Instructor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Auburn University 1974 - 1976

Honors and Awards

Auburn University Alumni Professorship 1994 - 1999
Encyclopedia Britannica mention, Mathematics, Yearbook-Events of 1994 1994
Alfred Jurzykowski Award 1995
COSAM Research Excellence Award 1996
Auburn University Creative Research Award 1999
Auburn University Distinguished Graduate Faculty Lecturer 2002
Waclaw Sierpinski Medal 2007
Fellow of the American Mathematical Society 2012
Association for Women in Mathematics Service Award 2012

Research and Teaching Interests

Topology and Geometry: Continuous and Differentiable Dynamical Systems; Fixed Points; Discrete Geometry

Selected Publications

  1. Topology Proceedings 41, 2013, Guest Editors:  Ralph Kopperman, Krystyna Kuperberg.  Proceed- ings of the 26th Summer Conference on General Topology and its Applications July 26 - 29, 2011.
  2. Formal Mathematics for Mathematicians, Special Issue Editors: Andrzej Trybulec, Artur  Kornilow- icz, Adam Naumowicz, and Krystyna Kuperberg. Journal of Automated Reasoning, electronic 2012, hard copy 2013.
  3. Proceedings of the Workshop Women in Mathematics: The Legacy of Ladyzhenskaya and Oleinik A Joint Workshop of AWM  and MSRI held at MSRI, Berkeley, CA, May 18 - 20, 2006, Editor:  K. Kuperberg. MSRI electronic publications, 2007.
  4. Proceedings of the US-Polish International Workshop on Geometric Methods in Dynamical Systems held June 9-12, 2004 at the University of Delaware, Editors:Alex Clark, Judy Kennedy and Krystyna Kuperberg. Special Issue, Topology and its Applications 154, 2007.
  5. Encyclopedia of General Topology (associate editor), Editors: Klaas Pieter Hart, Jun-iti Nagata and Jerry E. Vaughan Associate Editors:  Vitaly  V. Fedorchuk, Gary Gruenhage, Heikki J.K. Junnila, Krystyna M. Kuperberg, Jan van Mill,  Tsugunori Nogura, Haruto Ohta, Akihiro Okuyama, Roman Pol, and Stephen Watson. Elsevier 2004.

Last updated: 08/12/2015