Andrés R. Vindas Meléndez
Research Interests:
- Algebraic and Geometric Combinatorics
Education
PhD Student, Mathematics, University of Kentucky, 2017-Present, Lexington, KY
- Advisor: Benjamin Braun
- Thesis: Two Problems on Lattice Point Enumeration of Rational Polytopes
- Advisors: Federico Ardila & Matthias Beck
- Minors: Philosophy & Chicana/o & Latina/o Studies
Research
My research interests are in algebraic and geometric combinatorics. In particular, I am interested in lattice-point enumeration for polyhedra.
Preprints:
- The equivariant volumes of the permutahedron, with F. Ardila and A. Schindler, submitted. https://arxiv.org/pdf/1803.02377.pdf.
- A brief survey on lattice zonotopes, with B. Braun, to appear in Proceedings of the 2018 Summer Workshop on Lattice Polytopes, World Scientific. https://arxiv.org/pdf/1808.04933.pdf
Recent & Upcoming Travel for Research and Talks
- Graduate Student Combinatorics Conference; April 5-7, 2019; Philadelphia, PA
- AMS Special Session on Combinatorical Commutative Algebra and Polyhedral Geometry; April 13-14, 2019; Hartford, CT
- Algebraic Combinatorics Lecture & Class of 1960 Speaker at Williams College; April 25-26, 2019; Williamstown, MA
- Research Visit at San Francisco State University & UC Berkeley; April 29-May 3, 2019; San Francisco & Berkeley, CA
- Hypatian Seminar at UC Santa Barbara; May 20, 2019; Santa Barbara, CA
- Summer School on Geometric and Algebraic Combinatorics; June 17-28, 2019; Paris, France
- Formal Power Series and Algebraic Combinatorics (FPSAC); July 1-5, 2019; Ljubljana, Slovenia
- AMS Special Session on Algebraic & Geometric Combinatorics; September 14-15, 2019; Madison, WI
- Modern Math Workshop & SACNAS National Conference; October 30-November 2, 2019; Honolulu, Hawai'i