Members  Geometry & Topology  Mathematical Sciences  Department of Mathematical Sciences
Department of Mathematical Sciences
10 Sep 2019
Members of the geometry & topology group
The research in geometry and topology spans problems ranging from fundamental curiositydriven research on the structure of abstract spaces to computational methods for a broad range of practical issues such as the analysis of the shapes of big data sets.
Permanent faculty
 Rune Haugseng
 Gereon Quick
 homotopy theory and its applications in algebraic and arithmetic geometry
 Markus Szymik
 relations between topology, algebra, geometry, number theory, Ktheory, representation theory, and computations
 Marius Thaule
 cobordism categories, topological field theories, abstract homotopy theory, higher order category theory and higher dimensional triangulated categories
Postdoctors
 Glen Wilson
 motivic homotopy theory, stable homotopy groups of spheres, Ktheory, homological algebra, computer assisted Ext group calculations
PhD students
 Håvard Bakke Bjerkevik
 topological data analysis, stability of persistence modules, with advisors Nils Baas and Gereon Quick
 Knut Bjarte Haus
 (abstract) homotopy theory, and geometry, with advisor Gereon Quick
 Erik Hermansen
 topological data analysis, applied algebraic topology, computational neuroscience, with advisors Nils Baas and Benjamin Dunn
 Erik Rybakken
 applied algebraic topology, persistent homology, computational topology, topological data analysis, with advisors Nils Baas and Gereon Quick
 Paul Trygsland
Permanent faculty

Rune Haugseng, Associate Professor
rune.haugseng@ntnu.no Department of Mathematical Sciences 
Gereon Quick, Associate Professor
+4773550287 gereon.quick@ntnu.no Department of Mathematical Sciences 
Markus Szymik, Professor
+4773590154 markus.szymik@ntnu.no Department of Mathematical Sciences 
Marius Thaule, Associate Professor
+4773593530 marius.thaule@ntnu.no Department of Mathematical Sciences
PhD students

Håvard Bakke Bjerkevik, PhD Candidate
havard.bjerkevik@ntnu.no Department of Mathematical Sciences 
Knut Bjarte Haus, PhD Candidate
knut.b.haus@ntnu.no Department of Mathematical Sciences 
Erik Hermansen, PhD Candidate
+4799328367 erik.hermansen@ntnu.no Department of Mathematical Sciences 
Erik Rybakken, PhD Candidate
erik.rybakken@ntnu.no Department of Mathematical Sciences 
Paul André Dillon Trygsland, PhD Candidate
+4773558977 paul.trygsland@ntnu.no Department of Mathematical Sciences
Emeriti

Nils A. Baas, Affiliated
+4773593519 nils.baas@ntnu.no Department of Mathematical Sciences 
Finn Faye Knudsen, Professor Emeritus
+4773593378 +4773593545 finn.f.knudsen@ntnu.no Department of Mathematical Sciences 
Eldar Straume, Affiliated
+4773596683 eldar.straume@ntnu.no Department of Mathematical Sciences