Caroline J. Klivans

Applied Mathematics & Computer Science
Brown University

Associate Director

office: 316 Division of Applied Math

address: 182 George St.
              Providence RI 02906
phone: 401-863-3187

Research Interests

Algebraic, Geometric, and Topological Combinatorics: Combinatorial aspects of simplicial complexes, discrete Laplacians, hyperplane arrangements, matroids, chip-firing models, quasisymmetric functions. CV

Upcoming Events

FPSAC 2016 28th International Conference on Formal Power Series and Algebraic Combinatorics Vancouver, Canada, July 2016.

AMS Regional Meeting Special Session on Chip-Firing and Divisors on Graphs and Complexes University of St. Thomas, Minneapolis, MN, October 2016.

ICERM Semester Program Topology in Motion Providence, RI, Fall 2016.

Previous Affiliations

Brown University, adjunct professor, 2011-2015
UChicago, research scholar, 2008-2011
Cornell University, visiting scholar, 2009-2010.
UChicago, L.E. Dickson instructor, 2004-2008.
Cornell University, instructor, spring 2004.
MSRI, postdoctoral fellow, discrete and computational geometry, fall 2003.
MIT, graduate student, 1999-2003.