# Algebra and Number Theory

**Barry Brent** (May 1994)

barrybrent@iphouse.com

Dissertation Title: The initial segment of the Fourier series of a modular form

Advisor: Glenn Stevens

**Cecilia Busuioc** (May 2008)

Royal Holloway, London Cecilia.Busuioc@rhul.ac.uk

Thesis title: Eisenstein cohomology, Milnor K-theory and special values of L- functions

Advisor: Glenn Stevens

**Duff Campbell **(May 1997)

Hendrix College campbell@hendrix.edu

Dissertation Title: The Eisenstein Distribution and p-adic L-Functions

Advisor: Glenn Stevens

**Mark Evans **(January 2001)

Department of Defense mfevans@afterlife.ncsc.mil

Dissertation Title: Elliptic Curves and Alternating Group Extensions of the Rational Numbers

Advisor: David Rohrlich

**Adrian Iovita **(May 1996)

Concordia University iovita@mathstat.concordia.ca

Dissertation Title: p-Adic Cohomology of Abelian Varieties

Advisor: Glenn Stevens

**Kalle Karu **(May 1998)

University of British Columbia karu@math.ubc.ca

Dissertation Title: Semistable reduction in characteristic 0

Advisor: Dan Abramovich

**Alex Kasman **(May 1995)

College of Charleston kasman@math.cofc.edu

Dissertation Title: Rank-r KP solutions with singular rational spectral curves

Advisor: Emma Previato

**Chan-Ho Kim** (May 2013)

University of California, Irvine chanho.math@gmail.com

Thesis title: Anticyclotomic Iwasawa invariants and congruences of modular forms

Advisor: Robert Pollack

**Myoungil Kim **(May 2011)

Dissertation Title: Projectivity and Selmer Groups in the Non-Ordinary Case.

Advisor: Robert Pollack

**Kalin Kostadinov**

Plymouth Rock Assurance kkostadinov@plymouthrock.com

Thesis title: Constructing an explicit modular symbol

Advisor: Glenn Stevens

**Eileen Lee **(May 1997)

Trinity College, Hartford, CT eileen@bu.edu

Dissertation Title: The Structure and Geometry of the Brjuno Numbers

Advisor: Bob Devaney

**Alvaro Lozano-Robledo** (May 2004)

University of Connecticut, alvaro.lozano-robledo@uconn.edu

Thesis title: On elliptic units and p-adic Galois representations attached to elliptic curves.

Advisor: David Rohrlich

**Ryota Matsuura **(May 2008)

St. Olaf’s College matsuura@stolaf.edu

Dissertation Title: Twisted root numbers of elliptic curves semistable at primes above 2 and 3

Advisor: David Rohrlich

**Marc Nirenberg **(May 1995)

Dissertation Title: Cuspidal divisor groups, ordinary modular forms, and p-adic L-functions

Advisor: Glenn Stevens

**Patricia Pacelli **(May 1996)

Morgan Stanley Dean Witter Co. Patricia.Pacelli@msdw.com

Dissertation Title: Uniform Boundedness for Rational Points

Advisor: Dan Abramovich

**Jeehoon Park **(May 2007)

POSTECH, Korea jeehoonpark_@_postech.ac.kr

Dissertation Title: p-adic families of half-integral weight modular forms and arithmetic applications

Advisor: Glenn Stevens

**Andre Robatino **(January 1996)

andre@math.bu.edu

Dissertation Title: Computation of Mock Heegner Points on Modular Elliptic Curves

Advisor: Glenn Stevens

**Ander Steele** (May 2013)

University of Calgary, gsteele@ucalgary.ca

Thesis title: The p-adic Shintani cocycle and p-adic L-functions

Advisor: Glenn Stevens

**Nicholas Strauss **(May 1988)

Boeing Aircraft Company nicks@carriage.chesco.com

Dissertation Title: Symbolic algebra: Jordan forms and local analysis

Advisor: Joe Silverman

**Shao-Wei Zhang**

swz@bu.edu

Dissertation Title: Explicit reciprocity laws for families of Lubin-Tate formal groups

Advisor: Glenn Stevens