Geometry / Theoretical Physics

Geometry / Theoretical Physics Faculty

  • Paul Stephen Aspinwall

    Professor of Mathematics
    Research Interest:
    String theory is hoped to provide a theory of all fundamental physics encompassing both quantum mechanics and general relativity
  • Hubert Bray

    Professor of Mathematics
    Research Interest:
    Geometric analysis with applications to general relativity and the large-scale geometry of spacetimes
  • Arlie O. Petters

    Benjamin Powell Professor of Mathematics in Trinity College of Arts and Sciences
    Research Interest:
    Problems connected to the interplay of gravity and light (gravitational lensing, general relativity, astrophysics, cosmology)
  • M. Ronen Plesser

    Professor of Physics
    Research Interest:
    String theory, the most ambitious attempt yet at a comprehensive theory of the fundamental structure of the universe