Current Member

# David Gabai

Affiliation

Mathematics

Field of Study

Low-Dimensional Topology, Hyperbolic Geometry

Home Institution

Princeton University

David Gabai’s current interests include questions related to volumes of hyperbolic 3-manifolds, better understanding the topology of ending lamination spaces, and using minimal surfaces to understand Heegaard splittings of 3-manifolds.

Dates at IAS

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*Visitor*

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Degrees

Princeton University

*Ph.D.,**1980*Honors

AMS Centennial Fellowship 1988

Sloan Foundation Fellowship 1986

NSF Rearch Grants 1982-2000

NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship 1980

NSF Graduate Fellowship 1976

Appointments

California Institute of Technology
1988

*Professor of Mathematics*
California Institute of Technology
1986–1988

*Associate Professor of Mathematics*
University of Pennslyvania
1983–1986

*Assistant Professor of Math.*
Harvard University
1981–1983

*Benjamin Pierce Assisstant Professor of Mathematics*
Harvard University
1980–1981

*NSF Postdoctoral Fellow*