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Anna Parlak

I am currently a first year PhD student working in low-dimensional topology under the supervision of Dr Saul Schleimer.

Below you can find more information about my education, preprints and some workshops/conferences I attended.

You can get in contact with me via add.


PAPERS
  1. A. Parlak, M. Stukow. Roots of crosscap slides and crosscap transpositions.
    Periodica Mathematica Hungarica (2017), Vol. 75, Issue 2, pp 413 – 419.
    arXiv:1601.06096 [math.GT]
  2. A. Parlak, M. Stukow. Roots of Dehn twists on nonorientable surfaces.
    arXiv:1701.00531 [math.GT]


EDUCATION

2015 – 2017 mathematics, MSc; University of Gdańsk, Poland
Master’s Thesis: Roots in the mapping class group of a nonorientable surface
Supervisor: dr hab. Michał Stukow
2012 – 2015 mathematics, BSc; University of Gdańsk, Poland
Bachelor’s Thesis: Relations between knots and planar graphs: Tait’s constructions, Fox colourings and quandles
Supervisor: dr hab., prof. UG Witold Rosicki
2010 - 2013 biotechnology, BSc; University of Gdańsk & Gdańsk Medical University, Poland
Final Project: Phosphorylation-induced conformational changes of tau protein
Tutor: dr hab., prof. UG Stanisław Ołdziej


CONFERENCES, SUMMER SCHOOLS AND WORKSHOPS
  1. Warwick EPSRC Symposium on Geometry, Topology and Dynamics in Low Dimensions; Coventry, UK, September 2017 – July 2018.
  2. Young Topologists Meeting 2017; Stockholm, Sweden, July 2017.
    Talk: Roots in the mapping class group of a nonorientable surface
  3. The 19th International Workshop for Young Mathematicians - Algebraic Geometry; Kraków, Poland, September 2016.
    Talk: Automorphisms Groups of Hyperelliptic Riemann Surfaces
  4. Scuola Matematica Interuniversitaria; Perugia, Italy, August - September 2016.
  5. Central European University Summer University: Low Dimensional Topology; Budapest, Hungary, July 2016.
  6. XIII Workshop for Mathematical Students' Associations; Hel, Poland, May 2016.
    Talk: Classification of finite subgroups of the mapping class group of a punctured sphere
  7. 18th Andrzej Jankowski Memorial Lecture Mini Conference; Gdańsk, Poland, May 2016.
    Talk: Roots of crosscap slides and crosscap transpositions
  8. The 18th International Workshop for Young Mathematicians - Algebraic and Differential Topology; Kraków, Poland, September 2015.
    Talk: Some Remarks on Quandles and Their Applications