Botong Wang

Botong Wang

  Van Vleck Assistant Professor
  Department of Mathematics
  University of Wisconsin-Madison
  Email: bwang274@wisc.edu
  Office: Van Vleck Hall 403
  Office Hours: Wed 10-11am, Thu 2:30-3:30pm.

Vita

Education

  B.S, Peking University, 2002-2006

  Ph.D, Purdue University, 2006-2012

Positions

  Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Notre Dame, 2012-2015

  Postdoc, KU Leuven, Fall 2015

  Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2016-2017


Teaching

  Math 222: Calculus and Analytic Geometry 2

  Math 551: Elementary Topology

Here are the previous courses I have taught at Madison.

Research

I am interested in the topology of algebraic varieties, in particular the cohomology jump loci of smooth varieties. I also apply algebraic geometric and topological methods in algebraic statistics and combinatorics.

Preprints and Publications


Seminars and Conferences