Ben Elias

I am currently an NSF Postdoctoral Fellow and Lecturer at MIT, under the supervision of Roman Bezrukavnikov.

I completed my PhD in 2011 at Columbia University, under the supervision of Mikhail Khovanov.
I am interested in categorical representation theory. For more on my research and a list of my publications, go here.
For links to my current and previous application materials, go here.
In March of 2013, Geordie Williamson and I gave a masterclass on Soergel bimodules and the Kazhdan-Lusztig conjectures at the QGM in Aarhus, Denmark. Videos and lecture notes can be found here. Exercises and lecture notes can be found here.
In January of 2014, I gave a masterclass on Soergel bimodules and the Kazhdan-Lusztig conjectures at the IMSc in Chennai, India. Videos and lecture notes can be found on that website.

Ben Elias
Department of Mathematics, Room E17-427 (40 Ames St.)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA USA 02139
Phone: (617) 253-3669
Fax: (617) 253-4358
e-mail: bezzzzlizzzzas@mazzzzth.mit.edu