Lenhard Lee Ng
Eads Family Professor

My research mainly focuses on symplectic topology and low-dimensional topology. I am interested in studying structures in symplectic and contact geometry (Weinstein manifolds, contact manifolds, Legendrian and transverse knots), especially through holomorphic-curve techniques. One particular interest is extracting topological information about knots through cotangent bundles, and exploring relations to topological string theory. I have also worked in Heegaard Floer theory, quantum topology, and sheaf theory, especially as they relate to Legendrian and transverse knots.

Current Research Interests

Symplectic geometry, contact geometry, low-dimensional topology, knot theory, topological string theory.

Office Hours

Fall 2018:
  • Mondays 2:00-3:00
  • Fridays 3:00-4:00
and by appointment.

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