James Conway

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I am a Visiting Assistant Professor at UC Berkeley, interested in topology and geometry, specifically contact and symplectic geometry.

See my CV.

Contact Information

E-Mail: conway (at) berkeley.edu
Office: 933 Evans Hall

Publications and Preprints

  1. Symplectic fillings, contact surgeries, and Lagrangian disks
  2. Contact Surgeries on the Legendrian Figure-Eight Knot
  3. Tight Contact Structures via Admissible Transverse Surgery
  4. Transverse Surgery on Knots in Contact 3-Manifolds
  5. Tight Planar Contact Manifolds with Vanishing Heegaard Floer Contact Invariants

Berkeley Topology Seminar

I co-organise the Berkeley Topology Seminar with Carolyn Abbott.


In Spring 2018, I am teaching Math 142: Elementary Algebraic Topology.

Past Classes

External Links

UC Berkeley Department of Mathematics
Georgia Tech Department of Mathematics
University of Cambridge Department of Mathematics
Hampshire College Summer Studies in Mathematics