a Sheffield Algebraic Geometry and Mathematical Physics Group - people

Former group members

pic-annabarbieri Anna Barbieri

Interests: Frobenius manifolds, Stability Conditions


Bio: Anna completed her undergraduate at University of Udine, Italy. She then undertook her PhD studies at the University of Pavia, Italy before moving to the University of Sheffield as a postdoc. She then moved on to another postdoc position at the University of Milan in May 2020.

pic-giovannimarchetti Giovanni Marchetti

Supervisor: Tom Bridgeland

Interests: Enhancements and Invariants of Triangulated Categories, Categorification

email: GMarchetti1@shef.ac.uk, room K25

Bio: Giovanni obtained his undergraduate and master’s degree at La Sapienza, Rome before moving to Sheffield for his PhD.

pic-nebpavic Nebojsa Pavic

Interests: Derived Categories, K-Theory, Singularity Categories

Webpage, email: npavic1@shef.ac.uk, room J14b

Bio: Nebojsa completed his bachelor’s and master’s degree at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich. Afterwards he moved to Sheffield to obtain a PhD under the supervision of Evgeny Shinder in May 2020. He then moved to the University of Hannover as a postdoc.

pic-caitlinmcauley Caitlin McAuley

Interests: Stability Conditions, Mirror Symmetry

email: cmcauley1@shef.ac.uk

Bio: Caitlin obtained her undergraduate degree from the University of Glasgow and completed her master’s in Bonn before coming to Sheffield as a PhD student under the supervision of Tom Bridgeland.

pic-barbarabolognese Barbara Bolognese

Interests: Moduli Spaces of Sheaves on Surfaces, Tropical Geometry, Derived Categories

Webpage, email: bbolognese87@gmail.com

Bio: Barbara completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Rome, then she obtained her PhD at Northeastern University. She held postdoctoral positions at the Fields Institute, Toronto, and Sheffield until November 2019, after which she moved to Roma Tre University as a postdoc.

pic-dylanallegretti Dylan Allegretti


Interests: Cluster Varieties and Cluster Algebras, Quantum Teichmuller Theory, Mathematical Aspects of Quantum Field Theory and String Theory

Bio: After three years of postdoc at the University of Sheffield, Dylan moved to MSRI, Berkeley, for a postdoc, in August 2019.

pic-rorypotter Rory Potter

Interests: Derived Categories, Non-Commutative Geometry, Quotient Stacks, Derived McKay Correspondence and Stability Conditions

Bio: Rory studied his MMath degree at the University of Warwick before doing his PhD at the University of Sheffield under the supervision of Tom Bridgeland.

pic-eoinmurphy Eoin Murphy

Interests: Hall Algebras, Quiver Representations

Bio: Eoin came to the University of Sheffield for his PhD, under the supervision of Tom Bridgeland. He defended his thesis on December 2018.

pic-joekarmazyn Joe Karmazyn

email: j.h.karmazyn@gmail.com

Interests: Noncommutative Algebras, Derived Equivalences, Moduli Constructions to Study and Construct Examples in Algebraic Geometry

Bio: Joe studied his PhD in Edinburgh under the supervision of Michael Wemyss and Iain Gordon. He won a EPSRC post-doctoral fellowship, that he held at the University of Bath first and later at the University of Sheffield until June 2018.