J. Scott Carter

Professor Emeritus
Department of Math and Statistics


  • B.S. March 1978, Summa Cum Laude,
    University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia,

    Mathematics Major

  • Ph.D. in Mathematics, May 1982
    Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
    Dissertation: "Surgery on Immersions: a Geometric Approach to Stable Homotopy," Advisor Prof. Ronnie Lee.


J. Scott Carter Published Articles ...

  • with Seung Yeop Yang, Twist spinning knotted trivalent graphs

  • with Yongju Bae, Seonmi Choi, and Sera Kim, Non-orientable surfaces in 4-dimensional space

  • with Seiichi Kamada, Three dimensional braids and their descriptions, special issue of Topology and Its Applications, International Conference on Topology and Geometry 2013, the Sixth Japan-Mexico Topology

  • with Daniel Silver and Susan Williams. Invariants of links in thickened surfaces, Algebr. Geom. Topol. 14 (2014), no. 3, 1377 1394.

  • with Daniel Silver and Susan Williams. Three dimensions of knot coloring, Amer. Math. Monthly 121 (2014), no. 6, 506 514.

  • with Seiichi Kamada : How to fold a manifold, to appear in New Ideas in Low Dimensional Topology, ed. Kauffman and Manturov.


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