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.
Articles & 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), Algebraic and Geometric Combinatorics on Lattice Polytopes, Proceedings of the Summer Workshop on Lattice Polytopes, T. Hibi and A. Tsuchiya (eds), World Scientific, New Jersey, 2019, pp 101-116. 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