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Alexander Woo

Alexander Woo

Assistant Professor


Brink Hall 312


(208) 885-6741

Mailing Address

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

  • Ph. D., University of California at Berkeley, Mathematics, 2005
  • B. A., Williams College, Mathematics and Music, 1997

Algebraic Geometry and Algebraic Combinatorics

  • (with Alexander Yong), A Groebner basis for Kazhdan--Lusztig ideals, submitted.  Available at arXiv:0909.0564
  • (with Victor Reiner and Alexander Yong), Presenting the cohomology of a Schubert variety, Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 363 (2011), 521--543.
  • Permutations with Kazhdan--Lusztig polynomial P_{id,w}(q)=1+q^h (with an appendix by Sara Billey and Jonathan Weed), Electron. J. Combin. 16 (2009), no. 2, Research Paper 10, 32 pp.
  • Interval pattern avoidance for arbitrary root systems, Canad. Math. Bull. 53 (2010), 757--762.
  • (with Alexander Yong), When is a Schubert variety Gorenstein? Adv. Math. 207 (2006), 205--220


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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