Sergey Grigorian
Assistant Professor
Office:
Phone: (956) 6652361
Email: sergey.grigorian@utrgv.edu
Dr. Sergey Grigorian
Areas of Expertise
 Differential Geometry, Theoretical Physics
Education
 PhD, Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge, 2009
 BA, Mathematics, University of Cambridge, 2004
Currently Teaching
 MATH 6370 01  Topology:
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 MATH 6370 90L  Topology:
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 MATH 2414 08  Calculus II:
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Selected Publications
 Jayadev Athreya, David Dumas, William Goldman, Sergey Grigorian, Rosemary Guzman, Philipp Hieronymi, Sean Lawton, Anton Lukyanenko, Jeremy Tyson, and Aaron Wilson. "Geometry labs united: An invitation," Providence, RI: Notices of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) 65, no. 9 (October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2018).
 Aaron Wilson and Sergey Grigorian. "The nearpeer mathematical mentoring cycle: studying the impact of outreach on high school students’ attitudes toward mathematics," International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology (June 2018).
 Sergey Grigorian. "G2structures for N=1 supersymmetric AdS4 solutions of Mtheory," Classical and Quantum Gravity 35, no. 8 (March 2018): 53pp.
 Sergey Grigorian and Jun Zhang. "(Para)Holomorphic Connections for Information Geometry," GSI 2017: Geometric Science of Information. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 10589, October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2017: 186194.
 Sergey Grigorian. "G2structures and octonion bundles," Advances in Mathematics 308, (February 2017): 142207.
 Sergey Grigorian. "Modified Laplacian coflow of G2structures on manifolds with symmetry," Differential Geometry and its Applications 46, (June 2016): 39–78.
 Sergey Grigorian. "Deformations of G2structures with torsion," Asian Journal of Mathematics 20, no. 1 (January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2016): 123155.
 Sergey Grigorian. "Shorttime behaviour of a modified Laplacian coflow of G2structures," Advances in Mathematics 248, (November 2013): 378–415.
 Sergey Grigorian. "G2structure deformations and warped products," StringMath 2011. Providence, RI: American Mathematical Society, June 2012.
 Sergey Grigorian. "Betti Numbers of a Class of Barely G2 Manifolds," Communications in Mathematical Physics 301, no. 1 (2011): 215–227.
Selected Grants and Fellowships
 Sergey Grigorian. RUI: Flows of G2structures on Manifolds, NSF DMS, $201,229.00 (July 15, 2018  June 30, 2021)
 Aaron Wilson. Broadening participation in mathematics through nearpeer interventions and social media, College of Sciences, $23,200.00 (February 2017  June 2018)
Selected Presentations
 Sergey Grigorian. "Geometric PDEs," Integrable Systems Seminar, UTRGV, Edinburg, TX (May 2018)
 Sergey Grigorian. "A heat flow of isometric G2structures," AMS Spring Eastern Sectional Meeting, Special Session on Geometries Defined by Differential Forms, American Mathematical Society, Northeastern University, Boston, MA (April 2018)
 Sergey Grigorian. "G2structures for N=1 supersymmetric AdS4 solutions of Mtheory," String Theory and Special Holonomy Manifolds, The George P. and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Institute for Fundamental Physics and Astronomy, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX (March 2018)
 Sergey Grigorian. "Octonions and G2structures," String Theory and Special Holonomy Manifolds, The George P. and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Institute for Fundamental Physics and Astronomy, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX (March 2018)
 Sergey Grigorian. "G2structures and octonion bundles," Algebra and Combinatorics Seminar, Tulane University, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA (March 2018)
 Sergey Grigorian. "Flows of coclosed G2structures," Department of Mathematics & Statistics Colloquium, University of New Mexico, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM (February 2018)
 Sergey Grigorian. "G2structures and octonion bundles," Algebra and Geometry Seminar, University of New Mexico, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM (February 2018)
 Aaron Wilson, Sergey Grigorian, Aaron Cavazos, Carlos Flores, Mayra Huerta, Adriana Quiroz, and Manuel Villarreal. "Your teachers are lying to you?," School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Rio Grande Valley public school districts, Rio Grande Valley, TX (2017)
 Sergey Grigorian. "G2structures and octonion bundles," Geometry Seminar, University of Michigan, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (December 2017)
 Sergey Grigorian. "G2structures and octonion bundles," Geometry Seminar, University of Rochester, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY (November 2017)
Current Courses
 MATH 6370 01  Topology:
 Syllabus
 Course Evaluations
 Textbooks
 MATH 6370 90L  Topology:
 Syllabus
 Course Evaluations
 Textbooks
 MATH 2414 08  Calculus II:
 Syllabus
 Course Evaluations
 Textbooks
Previous Courses

FALL 2018
 MATH 2414 08  Calculus II:
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 MATH 6370 01  Topology:
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 MATH 6370 90L  Topology:
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SUMMER I 2018
 MATH 1314 03  College Algebra:
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 MATH 2413 02  Calculus I:
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SPRING 2018
 MATH 3352 01I  Modern Geometry I:
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 MATH 3352 02I  Modern Geometry I:
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 MATH 4390 02  Math Project:
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 MATH 6391 07  Master's Project:
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 MATH 7301 90L  Thesis II:
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FALL 2017
 MATH 1314 31  College Algebra:
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 MATH 2318 02  Linear Algebra:
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 MATH 3352 01  Modern Geometry I:
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 MATH 4390 14  Math Project:
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 MATH 7300 02  Thesis I:
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 MATH 7301 01  Thesis II:
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SUMMER I 2017
 MATH 7300 01  Thesis I:
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SPRING 2017
 MATH 3352 01  Modern Geometry I:
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 MATH 6371 01I  Differential Geometry:
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 MATH 6371 90L  Differential Geometry:
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FALL 2016
 MATH 1314 26  College Algebra:
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 MATH 2318 01  Linear Algebra:
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 MATH 3352 01  Modern Geometry I:
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 MATH 4390 08  Math Project:
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