ChingJui Lai
5th year in Ph.D. Program
University of Utah
Dept. of Mathematics
155 South 1400 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Office: JWB 205
Phone: (801) 5851630
Fax: (801) 5816851
lai@math.utah.edu


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My research field is algebraic geometry, which roughly speaking is the study of zero sets defined by polynomials (or analytic functions). I am mainly interested in birational geometry of algebraic varieties, especially MMP and related topics.
Teaching
 Spring 2011 Math 1060: Trigonometry
 Spring 2010 Math 12201: Calculus II
 Spring 2009 Math 12203: Calculus II (Teaching Assistant)
 Fall 2008 Math 10104: Intermediate Algebra
Conferences in Algebraic Geometry
 Algebraic Geometry Seminars at UU
 Western Algebraic Geometry Symposium (WAGS)
 Upcoming conferences in AG (R. Vakil)
 MSRI Workshops
 Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach(MFO), Germany
Publications
 Varieties fibered by good minimal models. Math. Ann. Vol. 350, Issue 3 (2011), P. 533547. math.AG/0912.3012
