Ching-Jui 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) 585-1630
Fax: (801) 581-6851

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 1220-1: Calculus II
  • Spring 2009 Math 1220-3: Calculus II (Teaching Assistant)
  • Fall 2008 Math 1010-4: 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. 533-547. math.AG/0912.3012