## Serkan Hosten

**Professor** San Francisco
State University Department of
Mathematics

**Address:**

San Francisco State University

Department of Mathematics

1600 Holloway Avenue

San Francisco, CA, 94132

**Office:** 944, Thornton Hall

**Phone:** (415) 338 7723

**Fax:** (415) 338 1461

**Email address:** serkan (a) sfsu (period) edu

Research Interests:
Computational Algebra, Combinatorics and Discrete Geometry,
Algebraic Geometry, Algebraic Statistics, Integer Programming

Resume: pdf

Preprints :

Uncovering proximity of chromosome territories using classical algebraic statistics arXiv:1406.0148.
Least squares methods for equidistant tree reconstruction arXiv:0808.3979.

Upcoming Activities :

SIAM Conference on Applied Algebraic Geometry, Daejeon, South Korea, August 2015
Long-term Visitor at Simons Institute, Berkeley, (Algorithms and Complexity in Algebraic Geometry), August-December 2014
AMS Special Session on Algebraic Statistics, SFSU, October 2014
Workshop on Solving Polynomial Equatios, Simons Institute, Berkeley, October 2014
Meeting of Turkish Mathematical Society, Istanbul, Turkey, August 2014 (to give a series of three lectures)
University of Frankfurt, Germany, Discrete Geometry Seminar, July 2014
FU Berlin, Germany, Discrete Geometry Seminar, June 2014
Universitaet Osnabrueck, Germany, Algebra Seminar, June 2014
Universitaet Osnabrueck, Germany, Graduiertenkolleg Seminar, June 2014
Universitaet Osnabrueck, Germany, June-July 2014
Algebraic Statistics at IIT, Chicago, May 2014
UC Davis, Algebra and Discrete Math Seminar, May 2014
University of Alaska at Fairbanks, April 2014
North Carolina State University, Symbolic Computation Seminar, March 2014

Teaching:

Fall 14 Math 435/735 Modern Algebra II,
Math 430 Mathematics of Optimization

Math 325 Linear Algebra

Fall 13 Math 335 Modern Algebra I,
Math 725 Advanced Linear Algebra

Previous Courses

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