Photo by Stephanie Reyes

# Christopher Perez

Doctoral Candidate in MathematicsUniversity of Illinois at Chicago

### Contact Info

University of Illinois at ChicagoDepartment of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

M/C 249

851 S. Morgan St.

Chicago, IL 60607-7045

Office: SEO 723

Email: perez@math.uic.edu

### Research

**Curriculum Vitae**

**Research Interests: Geometric group theory**

Rips-Sela theory, (relatively) hyperbolic groups, elementary theories of groups

**Research Adviser**

Daniel Groves

**Papers and Preprints**

- Christopher Perez. Elementary embeddings of toral relatively hyperbolic groups. In preparation, 2018
- Matilde Marcolli and Christopher Perez. Codes as fractals and noncommutative spaces. Mathematics in Computer Science, 6(3):199–215, 2012.

**2018 Graduate Student Topology and Geometry Conference**

### Teaching

**Math 181: Calculus 2, Fall 2018**

Teaching Schedule (Tuesdays and Thursdays)

- 8am Discussion, SH 212
- 9am Discussion, AH 306
- 11am Discussion, SH 212

**Past Teaching**

- Mathematical Computing Laboratory

Graduate Mentor

Project: 3D-Printing Surfaces

Faculty Supervisor: Daniel Groves - Math 090: Intermediate Algebra. Fall 2017
- Math 090: Intermediate Algebra (Summer Enrichment Math Workshop). Summer 2015, Summer 2016
- Math 180: Calculus 1. Summer 2017
- Math 181: Calculus 2. Summer 2014, Fall 2014, Fall 2015, Fall 2016
- Math 182: Emerging Scholars Workshop for Calculus 2. Spring 2015, Fall 2015, Fall 2016

### Other Math Stuff

**Lathisms 2018 Feature in**

*Notices of the American Mathematical Society***Animations**

**LaTeX guide**

**arXiv:math.GR (Group Theory)**

**Geometric Group Theory Conferences**

**Topology Students Resource**

**Baking and Math**

**Latin@s and Hispanics in Mathematical Sciences (Lathisms)**

**Math3ma**

**Mathematics for Human Flourishing**

**MathOverflow: Mathematical Urban Legends**

**PBS Infinite Series**

### Personal

**Stephanie Reyes**(My partner)

Last updated on Oct 20, 2018.