Ana Cannas da Silva
Ana Cannas da Silva
Phone:
+41 44 632 8590
Fax:
+41 44 632 1085
Email:
Office:
ETH Zurich, HG J 57
Postal address:
Department of Mathematics
ETH Zurich
Raemistrasse 101
8092 Zurich, Switzerland
CV
Previously:
at IST-Lisbon
and
at Princeton
Activities this semester at ETH:
Symplectic Geometry
Fall 2017:
course webpage (guests welcome)
and
catalogue info
in English
Symplectic Geometry Seminar
Recent past teaching at ETH:
Mathematics I: Analysis I and Linear Algebra
Fall 2016:
course webpage (guests welcome)
and
catalogue info
in German
Mathematics II: Analysis II
Spring 2017:
course webpage (guests welcome)
and
catalogue info
in German
Mathematics V
Spring 2017 (co-teaching)
Mathematics I
and
Mathematics II
for MSc students with additional requirements (in English)
To other past teaching at ETH and elsewhere
Research interests:
Geometry: Symplectic Geometry, Geometric Topology, Geometric Analysis
Research papers and books (PDF files):
A Chiang-type lagrangian in CP²
, to appear in
Lett. Math. Phys.
Symplectic origami
, with
Victor Guillemin
and
Ana Rita Pires
Int. Math. Res. Not. IMRN
2011
, no. 18, 4252-4293
Fold-forms for four-folds
,
J. of Sympl. Geom.
8
(2010), no. 2, 189-203
4-manifolds with a symplectic bias
(notes written for a short course at the
XVI International Fall Workshop on Geometry and Physics
)
Geometry and Physics: XVI International Fall Workshop,
R. L. Fernandes and R. Picken (eds.), AIP Conference Proceedings Volume 1023, pp. 34-54, 2008
(book)
Lectures on Symplectic Geometry
,
Lecture Notes in Mathematics
1764
, Springer-Verlag, 2001 and 2008 (corrected printing)
(book)
Introduction to Symplectic and Hamiltonian Geometry
,
lecture notes for the
IMPA
(Rio de Janeiro) short course delivered in February of 2002,
Publicacoes Matematicas do IMPA, 2003 and 2008 (revised printing)
Symplectic geometry
,
overview written for the
Handbook of Differential Geometry
(eds. F.J.E.Dillen and L.C.A.Verstraelen), Elsevier, 2005
Symplectic toric manifolds
,
lecture notes for the
CRM (Barcelona)
short course delivered in July of 2001,
Symplectic Geometry of Integrable Hamiltonian Systems
,
Birkhauser series Advanced Courses in Mathematics - CRM Barcelona, Birkhauser (Springer), 2003
On the unfolding of folded symplectic structures
, with
Victor Guillemin
and
Christopher Woodward
,
Math. Res. Lett.
7
(2000), no. 1, 35-53
Quantization of presymplectic manifolds and circle actions
, with
Yael Karshon
and
Susan Tolman
,
Trans. Amer. Math. Soc.
352
(2000), no. 2, 525-552
Quantization of symplectic orbifolds and group actions
, with
Victor Guillemin
,
Northern California Symplectic Geometry Seminar
, edited by Y. Eliashberg et al.,
A.M.S. Translations
196
(1999), 1-12
(book)
Geometric Models for Noncommutative Algebras
, with
Alan Weinstein
,
Berkeley Mathematics Lecture Notes series, American Mathematical Society, 1999
On the Kostant multiplicity formula for group actions with non-isolated fixed points
, with
Victor Guillemin
,
Advances in Mathematics
123
(1996), 1-15
To MathSciNet reviews
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To outreach papers
NEW BOOK
Step by Step Symmetry - Simetria Passo a Passo
(CTT, Aug 2016)
look inside (PDF)
Last update: September 2017