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Research Areas

Combinatorics

Contact Info

Office: AP&M 7343

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Email: fmanners@ucsd.edu

Frederick Manners

Assistant Professor

Education

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Oxford, United Kingdom, 2016

Biography

Frederick Manners received his D.Phil. from the University of Oxford in 2016. He then spent three years as a Szego Assistant Professor of Mathematics at Stanford University. His main area of research is in Additive Combinatorics, but he has broad interests across a number of areas of pure mathematics (including number theory, combinatorics, analysis and ergodic theory). His particular focus is in notions of arithmetic pseudorandomness: testing whether a particular arithmetic object "looks random", or if not, finding some precise kind of structure that helps analyze it. Recently this has taken the form of an in-depth study of Gowers norms and their inverse theory. He is also interested in the application of these ideas to combinatorics, number theory, and other areas as they arise.