Associate Professor of Mathematics
Office: Room 2313, Old Ingersoll Hall
Phone: 718-951-5600 (ext 2722)
Web site: http://userhome.brooklyn.cuny.edu/Stephen.Preston/
Office Hours (Spring 2016):
Monday and Wednesday- 5:00pm - 6:00pm
|M - W 3:40pm - 4:55pm
||M - W 6:05pm - 7:45pm
Differential Equations, Differential Geometry, Fluid
(with G. Misiolek) Fredholm properties of Riemannian
exponential maps on diffeomorphism groups.
Invent. Math. (2009).
The motion of whips and chains. J.
Diff. Eq. (2011).
(with B. Khesin, J. Lenelis, and G. Misiolek) Geometry of
diffeomorphism groups, complete integrability and geometric
(with D. G. Ebin) Riemannian geometry of the
contactomorphism group. Arnold
Math. J. (2015).
(with M. Bauer and B. Kolev) Geometric investigations of a
vorticity model equation. J.
Diff. Eq. (2016).