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- Title: Research Professor Barnard College-Columbia University, Professor Emeritus
I also am an Affiliated Professor at the University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel.
- Educational Background: Ph.D., Courant Institute of New York University
Department of Mathematics, Barnard-Columbia
New York, NY 10027
- Office Location: 602 Mathematics, Columbia University
- Office Phone: (212) 854-4341 or (212) 854-3950
- E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Departmental Fax: (212) 854-8962
- Departmental Mailing Address:
Office Hours: by appointment.
Research Interests:knots, braids,
3-manifolds, mapping class groups of surfaces;
in geometric group theory, algorithms, contact geometry, dynamical systems
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