Jonathan Tannenhauser

jtannenh@wellesley.edu

(781) 283-3172
Mathematics
A.B., Harvard University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)
SCI 365



Jonathan Tannenhauser
Lecturer in Mathematics

Background in theoretical particle physics, focusing on a conjectured equivalence between certain quantum field theories and certain string theories.


Professor Tannenhauser's background is in theoretical particle physics, where his work has focused on the the AdS/CFT correspondence, a conjectured equivalence between certain quantum field theories and certain string theories. More recently he has become interested in applying computational and statistical tools to the genomics of birdsong. The goal is to pinpoint which genes are expressed in a singing bird's brain and how the expression pattern changes over the course of brain development.


Upcoming Events

Monday, Oct 27

The weekly student seminar meets in room 362 at 12:20.  This week Angela Gu will be speaking.  The department will provide lunch, and one of your peers will provide a great talk.  All are welcome to attend!

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