Vladimir Chernov (Tchernov)

Professor of Mathematics

(603) 6462421
HB 6188
Department(s): 
Mathematics
Education: 
M.Sci. University of California at Riverside
Ph.D. University of California at Riverside
Ph.D. Uppsala University, Sweden

Selected Publications

V. Chernov and S. Nemirovski: “Non-negative Legendrian isotopy in STM”, Geometry and Topology , 14, no. 1, (2010) pages 611-626

V. Chernov and S. Nemirovski: “Legendrian links causality and the Lowconjecture”, GAFA (Geometric and Functional Analysis), 19, no. 5, (2010) pages 1320-1333

V. Chernov and Y B Rudyak, “Linking and Causality in Globally Hyperbolic Space-times,” Communications in Mathematical Physics , 279:2 (2008) 309-354.

V. Chernov and Y B Rudyak, “Toward a General Theory of Linking Invariants,” Geometry and Topology , 9:42 (2005) 1881-1913.

V. Chernov “Relative Framing of Transverse Knots,” International Mathematics Research Notices , 52 (2004) 2773-2795.

Works in progress

interactions between Lorentz geometry and contact topology; relations between causality in Lorentz manifolds and linking; refocussing Lorentz manifolds; intersection of curves on a surface, Bennequin-type inequalities; virtual knots