Randall R. Holmes

Research Areas - Algebra

Office: 202 Parker Hall

221 Parker Hall
Auburn, AL 36849-5310

Phone: (334) 844-6571
Fax: (334) 844-6555
E-Mail: holmerr@auburn.edu

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Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana 1987
M.A., University of Missouri - Columbia 1982
B.S., University of Missouri - Columbia 1978

Professional Employment

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Auburn University 2007 - present
Associate Profesor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Auburn University 1994 - 2007
Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Auburn University 1989 - 1994
J.W. Gibbs Instructor, Yale University 1987 - 1989

Professional Activities

Member: American Mathematical Society
Referee: Journal of Algebra, Linear and Multilinear Algebra, Communications in Algebra, Journal of Pure and Applied Algebra, Proceedings of the Conference on the Monster and Lie Algebras (Ohio State University), Linear Algebra and its Applications, Proceedings of the International Conference on Representation Theory IV (Lhasa, China), Proceedings of the Edinburg Mathematical Society, Frontiers of Mathematics in China, Algebra Colloquium

Research and Teaching Interests

Algebra: Representation Theory of Lie Algebras and Finite Groups.

Selected Publications

  1. Geometry of standard symmetrized tensors (with H. Harmon), Linear Algebra and Its Applications (2014), to appear.
  2. The coefficient coalgebra of a symmetrized tensor space (with D. Turner), Linear Multilinear Algebra 60(4) (2012), 385-396.
  3. Group Representations (with T.-Y. Tam), chapter in CRC Handbook of Linear Algebra (2006), 68-(1-11).
  4. Orthogonality of cosets relative to irreducible characters of finite groups, Linear Multilinear Algebra 52, no. 2 (2004), 133-143.
  5. Simple modules with character height at most one for the restricted Witt Algebras, J. Algebra 237, no. 2 (2001), 446-469

Last updated: 08/07/2015