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
Member
  • Mathematics
1/2020current Spring
Member
  • Mathematics
9/20156/2016
Member
  • Mathematics
1/20077/2007 Spring
Visitor
  • Mathematics
1/20047/2004 Spring
Member
  • Mathematics
9/198912/1989 Fall
Member
  • Mathematics
9/19826/1983
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