# Geometry and Topology

**Clara Bodelon** (May 2001)

Boston University

Dissertation Title: Symbolic dynamics for hyperbolic surfaces of finite area

Advisor: David Fried

**Rafael Diaz **(May 2007)

Venezuelan Institute of Scientific Research

Dissertation Title: Deformation quantization of the moduli space of flat connections

Advisor: Takashi Kimura

**Kalle Karu **(May 1998)

Harvard University

Dissertation Title: Semistable reduction in characteristic 0

Advisor: Dan Abramovich

**Alex Kasman **(May 1995)

College of Charleston

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

Advisor: Emma Previato

**Mikhail Frumosu **(May 1999)

Midway Airlines

Dissertation Title: Mathai-Quillen forms and Lefschetz theory

Advisor: Steve Rosenberg

**Patricia Pacelli **(May 1996)

Morgan Stanley Dean Witter Co.

Dissertation Title: Uniform boundedness for rational points

Advisor: Dan Abramovich

**Adrian Vajiac **(May 1999)

University of Texas at Austin

Dissertation Title: Localization techniques in topological quantum field theories

Advisor: Steve Rosenberg

**Mihaela Vajiac **(May 2000)

University of Texas at Austin

Dissertation Title: Gauge theory techniques in quantum cohomology

Advisor: Steve Rosenberg

**Ying Zhu**(May 1994)

Dissertation Title: On extensions of Kodaira vanishing and embedding theorems.

Advisor: Steve Rosenberg