Fred Cohen
Professor
Hylan 1002
(585) 2759411
cohf at math dot rochester dot edu
UR Mathematics Seminars
Research Interests
My research interests are mainly in topology with connections to other areas such as
 classical homotopy theory,
 braid groups,
 configuration spaces,
 modular forms as the cohomology of certain configuration spaces, and
 cohomology of groups.
Graduate Students, current, and past

Daniel Waggoner, 1985, Federal Reserve Bank, Atlanta

ShiuChun Wong, 1991, Zechiang University, Hangchou. scwong at math dot zju dot e d u dot c n

Ran Levi 1993, University of Aberdeen

Dai Tamaki 1993, Shinshu University, Japan

Jie Wu 1995, National University of Singapore

Miguel Xicotencatl 1997, Centro de Investigacion, Mexico City

Jeff Wang, 1997, Industry. Jeff.Wang at REQUISITE dot com

Takeshi Sato, 2000. Takeshi_Sato at urgrad dot rochester dot e d u

Maria Voloshina 2003, California State University at Fresno
Current Editorial Boards
Recent preprints

Loop Spaces Of Configuration Spaces, BraidLike Groups, And Knots

On Genus One Mapping Class Groups, Function Spaces, and Modular Forms