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Aaron Heap


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"The superior man is modest in his speech, but he exceeds in his actions." Unknown "It is only imperfection that complains of what is imperfect. The more perfect we are, the more gentle and quiet we become towards the defects of others." Joseph Addison "I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do." Edward Everett Hale 
Lowdimensional topology, mapping class groups, classical 3manifold topology, bordism theory, knot theory, and group theory
On the AndreadakisJohnson Filtration of the Automorphism Group of a Free Group, (with F. Cohen and A. Pettet), Journal of Algebra, Volume 329, Issue 1, March 2011, pp. 7291.
Bordism Invariants of the Mapping Class Group, Topology, Volume 45, Issue 5, September 2006, Pages 851886.
Bordism Invariants of the Mapping Class Group, Mathematics ArXiv Posting, (See publication in Topology for final version.)
Bordism Invariants of the Mapping Class Group, Thesis (Updated 5/20/2004)
Curriculum Vitae (Updated 8/10/2015)
 INTD 288  Introduction to 3D Modeling and Printing (S2016)
 Math 221  Calculus I (F2008, F2010, F2011, F2012)
 Math 222  Calculus II (S2009, F2009)
 Math 223  Calculus III (F2007, S2011, S2012, S2013, F2013, S2014, F2014, S2015, F2015, S2016)
 Math 233  Elementary Linear Algebra (F2007, S2008, S2010)
 Math 239  Introduction to Mathematical Proof (S2012, F2012, S2014, F2014, S2015, F2015, S2016)
 Math 326  Differential Equations (S2008, F2008, S2009, S2010, S2011, S2012, S2013, F2013, S2016)
 Math 330  Abstract Algebra (F2011, S2013, F2014, S2015, F2015)
 Math 333  Linear Algebra (F2007)
 Math 338  Topology (S2008, F2012)
 Math 348  Oral Presentation and Research Seminar (S2014)
 Math 380  LowDimensional Topology (F2009)
 Math 380  Algebraic Topology (S2014)
 Math 388  Honors Linear Algebra (F2010)