Caglar Uyanik

Gibbs Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Caglar Uyanik received his Ph.D. in Mathematics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2017. He worked as an Assistant Professor of Mathematics at Vanderbilt University for a year before coming to Yale. His research interests are in geometric topology, geometric group theory, ergodic theory, and dynamics. In the fall, he is teaching MATH 222: “Linear Algebra with Applications.” In the spring, he is teaching MATH 250: “Vector Calculus,” and a graduate class on geodesic currents covering some of the outstanding work of Fields medalist Maryam Mirzakhani. He is also interested in the creation of collaborative research with the faculty, postdocs, and students at Yale.