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Brooks Roberts

Brooks Roberts

Research Associate Professor

Mailing Address

Department of Mathematics
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 1103
Moscow, ID 83844-1103

  • Ph.D., University of Chicago, Mathematics, 1992
  • B.A., Reed College, Mathematics, 1987

Automorphic forms and representations

  • On the number of newforms in a metaplectic representation (with Ralf Schmidt), to appear in the volume in honor of  S.S. Kudla
  • Local Newforms for GSp(4) (a research monograph with Ralf Schmidt), Springer Lecture Notes in Mathematics Vol 1918 (2007)
  • On modular forms for the paramodular groups (with Ralf Schmidt), in Automorphic forms and zeta functions (Arakawa Memorial Conference), World Sci. Publ., Hackensack, NJ, (2006)
  • Global L-packets for GSp(4), Documenta Mathematica, 6, (2001)
  • Non-vanishing of GL(2) automorphic L-functions at 1/2, Mathematische Annalen, 312, (1998)

Research Grants

  • National Science Foundation, USA, 2004–2008: “Collaborative Research: Local Newforms for GSp(4)”
  • National Security Agency, USA, 2000–2003: “Theta Lifts and Automorphic Representations of GSp(4)”
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council, Canada, 1996–1998: “Theta correspondences and the automorphic representation theory of GSp(4)”


Physical Address:
Brink Hall 300

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 1103
Moscow, ID 83844-1103

Phone: (208) 885-6742

Fax: (208) 885-5843


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