Marco Varisco

Marco Varisco

Associate Professor
Mathematics & Statistics


Earth Science and Mathematics 120B

PhD, 2006, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster (Germany)

Marco Varisco

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Research Interests

Algebraic and geometric topology, homotopy theory, algebraic K-theory


Selected Publications

  • Assembly maps for topological cyclic homology of group algebras (with Wolfgang Lück, Holger Reich, and John Rognes), Journal für die Reine und Angewandte Mathematik (Crelle’s Journal), 755 (2019), 247–277, DOI 10.1515/crelle-2017-0023
  • Algebraic K-theory, assembly maps, controlled algebra, and trace methods (with Holger Reich), Space – Time – Matter. Analytic and Geometric Structures, 1–50, De Gruyter, 2018, DOI 10.1515/9783110452150-001
  • On Thompson’s group T and algebraic K-theory (with Ross Geoghegan), Geometric and Cohomological Group Theory, London Mathematical Society Lecture Note Series, vol. 444, 34–45, Cambridge University Press, 2017, DOI 10.1017/9781316771327.005
  • Algebraic K-theory of group rings and the cyclotomic trace map (with Wolfgang Lück, Holger Reich, and John Rognes), Advances in Mathematics 304 (2017), 930–1020, DOI 10.1016/j.aim.2016.09.004
  • On the Adams isomorphism for equivariant orthogonal spectra (with Holger Reich), Algebraic & Geometric Topology 16 (2016), no. 3, 1493–1566, DOI 10.2140/agt.2016.16.1493


Grants & Awards

  • Simons Foundation Collaboration Grants for Mathematicians #419561, Marco Varisco (PI), Algebraic K-theory and equivariant stable homotopy theory, 2016–2021
  • National Science Foundation Conference Grant #1844273 for Upstate New York Topology Seminar, Marco Varisco (PI), Brenda Johnson (Co-PI), Ellen Gasparovic (Co-PI), 2018–2019
  • College of Arts and Sciences Dean’s Award for Outstanding Achievement in Teaching, 2015