Isadore M. Singer

JOB TITLE: Professor Emeritus

UC In Memoriam biography

RESEARCH AREA: Geometry/Topology

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Geometry, Partial differential equations, Physics


  1. Mathai, V. and Melrose, R. B. and Singer, I. M. (2008). Equivariant and fractional index of projective elliptic operators. J. Differential Geom. 78 No.3, 465-473. [MR] [GS?]
  2. (2006). Quantum field theory, supersymmetry, and enumerative geometry. Freed, Daniel S. and Morrison, David R. and Singer, Isadore editors. IAS/Park City Mathematics Series, Vol. 11. American Mathematical Society Providence, RI viii+285. Papers from the Graduate Summer School of the IAS/Park City Mathematics Institute held in Princeton, NJ, 2001. [MR] [GS?]
  3. Mathai, V. and Melrose, R. B. and Singer, I. M. (2006). Fractional analytic index. J. Differential Geom. 74 No.2, 265-292. [MR] [GS?]
  4. (2006). The unity of mathematics. Etingof, Pavel and Retakh, Vladimir and Singer, I. M. editors. Progress in Mathematics, Vol. 244. Birkhäuser Boston Inc. Boston, MA xxiv+631. In honor of the ninetieth birthday of I. M. Gelfand, Papers from the conference held in Cambridge, MA, August 31-September 4, 2003. [MR] [GS?]
  5. Hopkins, M. J. and Singer, I. M. (2005). Quadratic functions in geometry, topology, and M-theory. J. Differential Geom. 70 No.3, 329-452. [MR] [GS?]

Isadore M. Singer

Year Appointed: 1977
Retired: 1986
Deceased: 2021