Past Member

Daniel Freed

Affiliation
Mathematics, Natural Sciences
Field of Study
Geometry and Physics
From 1/2015 – 6/2015:

Daniel Freed is working on aspects of topological field theory. Some of his current projects are broadly related on the one hand to six-dimensional superconformal field theory and on the other to phases in condensed matter physics. Others are related to invariants of three-dimensional manifolds.

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Mathematics, Natural Sciences
1/20156/2015 Spring
Member
  • Natural Sciences, Mathematics
9/19976/1998
Member
  • Mathematics
9/19968/1997
Degrees
University of California at Berkeley Ph.D., 1985
Harvard University M.A., 1981
Harvard University B.A., 1981
Honors
Guggenheim Fellow 2002-3
NSF Presidential Young Investigator 1990-96
Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship 1988-92
Appointments
University of Chicago 1987–1989 Assistant Professor
1985–1989 NSF Postdoctoral Fellow
MIT 1985–1987 Moore Instructor