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Steve Hurder

Professor Emeritus, 2012 - present
Mathematics, Statistics & Computer Science
University of Illinois at Chicago

505 Science Engineering Offices
Phone: (312) 413-2154;  Fax: (312) 996-1491
Email: hurder@uic.edu


Awards & Honors

Research: Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Fellowship, 1985-1987 ; University Scholar (1991-1994; UIC)
Service: Award of Excellence (1997; State of Illinois - citizen contributions to local elementary schools)
Teaching: Award of Excellence (2007; UIC Campus-Wide Prize for Teaching Contributions)
UIC: INSPIRE & Luminary Award (June/November 2010)
AMS: Fellow of the American Mathematics Society (2012)

Recent & Upcoming Papers

74. The dynamics of generic Kuperberg flows (with Ana Rechtman) PDF
  Astérisque, Vol. 377, 2016; {arXiv:1306.5025}.  
76. Classifying matchbox manifolds (with Alex Clark and Olga Lukina) PDF
  submitted, November 1, 2013; {arXiv:1311.0226}.  
77. Lipshitz matchbox manifolds PDF
  Geometry, Dynamics, and Foliations 2013, 2016, pages 71-115; {arXiv:1309.1512}.  
79. The discriminant invariant of Cantor group actions (with Jessica Dyer and Olga Lukina) PDF
  Topology and its Applications, Vol. 208, 2016; {arXiv:1509.06227}.  
80. Growth and homogeneity of matchbox manifolds (with Jessica Dyer and Olga Lukina) PDF
  Indagationes Math., Vol. 28, 2017; {arXiv:1602.00784}.  
81. Aperiodicity at the boundary of chaos (with Ana Rechtman) PDF
  Ergodic Theory Dynamical Systems, to appear, revised October 22, 2016; {arXiv:1603.07877}.  
82. Perspectives on Kuperberg flows (with Ana Rechtman) PDF
  submitted, October 21, 2016; {arXiv:1607.00731}.  
83. Molino theory for matchbox manifolds (with Jessica Dyer and Olga Lukina) PDF
  Pacific Journal Math., to appear, 2016; {arXiv:1610.03896}  
84. Wild solenoids (with Olga Lukina) PDF
  submitted, February 10, 2017; {arXiv:1702.03032}  
85. Manifold-like matchbox manifolds (with Alex Clark and Olga Lukina) PDF
  in preparation, February 2017.  
**. Complexity of wild solenoids (with Olga Lukina) PDF
  in preparation, 2017.  
**. Coarse entropy and transverse dimension (with Olga Lukina)
  in preparation, 2017  
**. Categorical cost for measured foliations (with Carlos Menino-Coton)
  in preparation, 2017  
**. The dynamics of Derived from Kuperberg flows (with Ana Rechtman)
  in preparation, 2017  
**. Secondary classes and solenoids
  in preparation, 2017  

Surveys & more

1994:  A survey of rigidity theory for Anosov actions PDF
1994:  Coarse geometry of foliations PDF
2002:  Dynamics and the Godbillon-Vey class: a history and survey PDF
2003:  Foliation Geometry/Topology Problem Set PDF
2008:  Classifying foliations PDF
2008:  Characteristic classes for Riemannan foliations PDF
2011:  Lectures on Foliation Dynamics: Barcelona 2010 PDF
2012:  Problem Session - Foliations 2012, Lodz, Poland PDF

updated February 10, 2017