Professor & Victor Klee Faculty Fellow

Professor, Department of Comparative History of Ideas

UW PIMS Site Director

### Fields of Interest

### Biography

PhD, University of Chicago, 2006

### Courses Taught

### Spring 2024

### Winter 2024

### Autumn 2022

### Winter 2022

### Autumn 2021

- MATH 180 A: Topics in Mathematics for Non-Science Majors
- MATH 380 A: Intermediate Topics in Undergraduate Mathematics

### Spring 2021

- MATH 445 A: Introduction to Geometries II
- MATH 580 B: Current Topics in Mathematics
- MATH 583 B: Special Topics in Mathematics

### Winter 2021

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### Affiliations

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Professional Affiliations

Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences

### News & Events

### Related News

- New book by Jayadev Athreya and Howard Masur (April 19, 2024)
- Jayadev Athreya held Jean Morlet Chair at CIRM (April 19, 2024)
- Jayadev Athreya named Interim Director of PIMS (July 21, 2021)
- Jayadev Athreya among trio of mathematicians to report new discovery about the dodecahedron (September 3, 2020)
- A New Discovery about Dodecahedrons - Numberphile (February 3, 2020)
- WXML featured in AMS Notices (September 24, 2018)

### Related Events

- Current Topics Seminar: Billiards in polygons and polyhedra -
January 11 2024, 4:30pm - Topology Seminar: TBA -
November 22 2022, 3:30pm - Topology Seminar: Homotopical combinatorics -
October 25 2022, 3:30pm - Topology Seminar: What is a model category? -
October 25 2022, 2:30pm - Topology Seminar: (2-)categorical constructions and the multiplicative equivariant Barratt-Quillen-Priddy theorem -
October 18 2022, 3:30pm - Topology Seminar: Stable homotopy groups of motivic spheres and the Suslin-Hurewicz homomorphism -
October 4 2022, 3:30pm - Topology Seminar: What is A^1-homotopy theory? -
October 4 2022, 2:30pm - Number Theory Seminar: Markoff-type K3 Surfaces: Local and Global Finite Orbits -
November 30 2021, 11am - Math Department: Teaching and Learning Seminar: What we've learned. -
June 3 2021, 12pm - Math Department: Teaching and Learning Brown Bag: Emphasizing concepts and geometry in linear algebra without proofs -
April 15 2021, 3:30pm - Number Theory Seminar: Asymptotic distribution of traces of singular moduli -
February 2 2021, 10am - Math Department: Teaching and Learning Brown Bag: Should we ask or should we tell? -
January 14 2021, 3:30pm - Current Topics Seminar: Session 2 -
October 22 2020, 4:30pm - Combinatorics and Geometry Seminar: Counting tripods on the torus -
June 17 2020, 3:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Combinatorial Problems Related to Automorphism Groups of Compact Riemann Surfaces -
February 26 2019, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Minimal surfaces by way of complex analysis -
February 19 2019, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Multi-phase problems for harmonic measure, harmonic polynomials, and platonic solids. -
February 12 2019, 2:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Combinatorial Gauss-Bonnet Theorem and its applications -
February 12 2019, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Low Regularity Solutions for Gravity Water Waves -
February 5 2019, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: On the dimension of Furstenberg measure for
*SL(2,R)*random matrix products and the Diophantine condition in matrix groups. -January 29 2019, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Anisotropic counterpart of Allard’s rectifiability theorem and Plateau problem. -
December 4 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Soap films with gravity and almost-minimal surfaces -
November 27 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: TBA -
November 20 2018, 1:30pm - Differential Geometry/PDE Seminar: Stable equivalence of smoothly knotted surfaces -
November 16 2018, 2:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Geometric realization of cyclically branched covers over spheres -
November 13 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Regularity of Weak Solutions to Linear Parabolic Systems with Measurable Coefficients -
November 6 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Uniform level set estimates for the first Dirichlet eigenfunction -
October 30 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Homomorphisms of pure mapping class groups to the integers -
October 16 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: TBA -
October 16 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: C^ {1, α}
October 9 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Equidistribution of expanding translates of shrinking curves and Dirichlet's approximation theorem -
May 22 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Traveling along Hölder curves -
May 15 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Siegel-Veech transforms are in L^2 -
May 8 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Elliptic measures and the geometry of the domains -
May 1 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Automatic convexity and Ornstein's L-one noninequalities -
April 24 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Stochastic Homogenization for Reaction-Diffusion Equations -
April 17 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Boundary Regularity for the Free Boundary in the One-phase Problem -
April 10 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Harmonic measure on sets of co-dimension larger than 1 -
March 27 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Heat flow on snowballs -
March 6 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: The Zimmer Program -
February 27 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: The nodal set of solutions to sublinear equations -
February 20 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: (Uniform) rectifiability and (integral) Menger curvature -
February 13 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Minimal Surfaces Close to a Plane and Two-Valued Harmonic Functions -
February 6 2018, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: From Period Coordinates to Teichmueller Distance -
December 5 2017, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: The 1-dimensional extension property in complex analysis -
November 28 2017, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: On minimizers and critical points for anisotropic isoperimetric problems -
November 14 2017, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Introductory talk: Introduction to Layer Potentials. Main talk: A Singular Integral Approach to Two-Phase Free Boundary Problems -
October 31 2017, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Uniqueness of mean curvature flow through (some) singularities -
October 24 2017, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Dynamics, geometry, and the moduli space of Riemann surfaces -
October 17 2017, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: A free boundary problem on three-dimensional cones -
October 10 2017, 1:30pm - Washington Experimental Mathematics Lab: Geometry Labs United 2017 -
August 12 2017, 12am ,August 13 2017, 12am ,August 14 2017, 12am ,August 15 2017, 12am - Rainwater Seminar: Random trees via conformal welding -
May 23 2017, 1:30pm - Washington Experimental Mathematics Lab: Triangular Numbers and an interesting Equilibrium. -
May 16 2017, 5pm - Rainwater Seminar: Asymptotically optimal shapes: the drum with lowest n-th frequency, and the ellipse enclosing the most lattice points -
May 16 2017, 1:30pm - Rainwater Seminar: Absolute continuity of harmonic measure on rough domains -
May 9 2017, 1:30pm - Math Department: Pacific Northwest Dynamics Day -
April 29 2017, 12am - Rainwater Seminar: On number of collisions of billiard balls -
April 11 2017, 1:30pm - Washington Experimental Mathematics Lab: A brief introduction to spectral graph theory -
March 28 2017, 5pm