Cagatay Kutluhan

PhD

Cagatay Kutluhan.

Cagatay Kutluhan

PhD

Cagatay Kutluhan

PhD

Assistant Professor

Research Interests

Low-dimensional topology, contact and symplectic geometry, gauge theory.

Contact Information

117 Mathematics Building

UB North Campus

Buffalo NY, 14260-2900

Phone: (716) 645-8768

Fax: (716) 645-5039

kutluhan@buffalo.edu

Education

PhD, University of Michigan

Research Summary

Low-dimensional topology, contact and symplectic geometry, gauge theory.

My research interests are in the geometry and topology of low-dimensional manifolds. Invariants of low-dimensional manifolds from gauge theory and symplectic geometry are at the center of my research.

Selected Publications

Lectures on the equivalence of Heegaard Floer and Seiberg-Witten Floer homologies, Proceedings of the Gokova Geometry-Topology Conference 2012, 1-42, Int. Press, Somerville, MA, 2013. (Download pdf)

(with Clifford Henry Taubes) Seiberg-Witten Floer homology and symplectic forms on S^1 x M^3, Geom. Topol. 13 (2009), no. 1, 493--525. (Published versionarXiv)