Faculty Profile

Fedor Bogomolov

Silver Professor of Mathematics
Warren Weaver Hall, Office 602


Ph.D., Mathematics, Steklov Institute of Mathematics, Russia, 1974.
Diploma, Mathematics, Moscow University, Russia, 1970.

Research Interests

My research areas include algebraic geometry, number theory topology, and complex geometry. Recently I was working on the structure of the Galois groups of functional fields, birational properties of algebraic varieties and theory of symmetric differentials on surfaces.

Selected Publications

F. Bogomolov, "Holomorphic tensors and vector bundles", Izvestya AN SSSR 42, no. 6, 1227-1287 (1978) (English translation: Math USSR Izvestya 13, no. 1, 499-544 (1979))
F. Bogomolov and Y. Tschinkel, "Commuting elements in Galois groups of function fields", Motives, Polylogarithms and Hodge theory , 75-120 (2002)
J. Amoros, F. Bogomolov, L. Katzarkov, and T. Pantev, "Symplectic Lefschetz fibrations with arbitrary fundamental groups", Journal of Differential Geometry 54, no. 3, 489-545 (2000)