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- John Oprea, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics
- Department of Mathematics
- Cleveland State University
- Cleveland, Ohio 44115

- E-MAIL: j.oprea AT csuohio.edu
- For a Science Perspective, go to the Large Hadron Rap.
- For a Mathematics Perspective, go to Doodling in Math Class: Snakes and Graphs.

- RESEARCH
- Research Interests
- Old CSU Topology-Geometry-Algebra Seminars
- New CSU Topology-Geometry-Algebra Seminar
- Associate Editor of The Journal of Geometry and Symmetry in Physics

- BOOKS
- Symplectic Manifolds with No Kaehler Structure 1997
- Differential Geometry and its Applications 2007
- The Mathematics of Soap Films 2000
- Lusternik-Schnirelmann Category 2003
- Algebraic Models in Geometry 2008

- CONFERENCES AND LECTURES
- PIMS-URegina Distinguished Lecture,
University of Regina, April 2016
- Lecture Series, Geometry, Integrability and Quantization XVI, Varna, Bulgaria, June 2014
- Plenary Lecture, Michigan Mathematical Association of America Meeting, Flint Michigan, May 2014
- Fields Institute Workshop
on Rational Homotopy and its Applications, May 29--31, 2012, University of Ottawa
- Oberwolfach Arbeitsgemeinschaft, April 3--8, 2011
- Vigre Lecture and Colloquium at Louisiana
State University, February 2010
- NSF/CBMS Workshop on Algebraic
Topology in Applied Mathematics, Cleveland, August 2009
- Inaugural Speaker in the Baylor Undergraduate
Lecture Series in Mathematics 2008
- Utah State University Prospects in Mathematics Speaker 2004
- AMS-IMS-SIAM Summer Research Conference 2001, Lusternik-Schnirelmann Category in the New Millennium