Cris Negron


C L E Moore Instructor
office: 2-246A
email: negronc at mit dot edu

Mathematical interests:

Algebra and tensor categories.


Spring 2018, 18.703 Modern Algebra. MWF 11, Room 2-139.

OFFICE HOURS: 12pm-2pm Tuesday, or by appointment

Book: Fraleigh, A first course in abstract algebra.

Homework (due at 2pm in box by Math dept offices)
Grades are managed through Stellar.

HW policy:
1) List your sources at the top of your HW. If you collaborated with other students list these people as "collaborators".
2) Do not copy information (word for word) from your collaborators. Ideally, write up your solutions independently.



Other Stuff:

I've previously worked with the Gardere Initiative in Baton Rouge, and University Beyond Bars in Seattle.

Travel Schedule:

Note: I have some (mild) health problems which make travel somewhat difficult. So I am trying to regulate my travel more strictly this year. Despite that, I sincerely appreciate all invitations to speak :D

Oct. 1-Dec 31, 2017Hausdorff Institute, BonnTrimester Program Symplectic Geometry and Representation Theory.
Jan 10-11San DiegoAMS Special Session on Hopf algebras
Jan 16-17UC Santa BarbaraColloquium talk
Jan 27UNCColloquium talk
Mar 26-30Texas A& MAlgebra seminar
Apr 19Perdue UniversityAlgebra seminar
May 28-Jun 1Snowbird UtahStable Cohomology: Foundations and Applications.
Jun 10-Jun 16Whispering Pines Conference Center, RISubfactors and Fusion Categories MRC.
Oct 27-28San Francisco StateAMS Special Session on Homological aspects of noncommutative algebra and geometry