Office: Math Tower 2112 

email: olga@math.sunysb.edu 

Stony Brook, NY 117943651 
Teaching 
Fall 2013: MAT 132 (Calculus II); MAT 539 (Algebraic Topology)
Spring 2013: MAT 360 (Euclidean and NonEuclidean Geometry)
Spring 2012: MAT 319 (Foundations of analysis)
Fall 2011: MAT 360 (Euclidean and NonEuclidean Geometry) ; MAT 566 (Differential Topology)
Spring 2011: MAT 360 (Euclidean and NonEuclidean Geometry)
Fall 2010: MAT 364 (Topology and Geometry); MAT 539 (Algebraic Topology)
Spring 2010: MAT 621 (Topics in topology of lowdimensional manifolds)
Fall 2009: MAT 132 (Calculus
II); MAT 530 (Topology, Geometry I)
Spring 2009: MAT 211
(Introduction to Linear Algebra); MAT 311
(Number Theory)
Fall 2008: MAT 511(Fundamental Concepts of Mathematics)
Spring 2008: MAT 621(Heegaard Floer Homology)
Fall 2007: MAT 132(Calculus II); MAT 530 (Topology, Geometry I)
Research 
Areas of interest: lowdimensional topology, especially
Heegaard Floer homology and contact topology
Recent publications:
Rational open books and knot Floer homology (with M. Hedden), preprint 2011.
On Legendrian surgeries between lens spaces, J. Symp. Geom to appear.
Planar open books, monodromy factorizations, and symplectic fillings (with J. Van HornMorris), Geom. Topol. 14 (2010) no.4, pp. 2077–2101
Khovanov homology, open books, and tight contact structures (with J. A. Baldwin), Adv. Math. 224 (2010), no. 6, 2544–2582
On transverse knots and branched covers (with S. Harvey and K. Kawamuro), Int. Math. Res. Not. (2009), no. 3, 512546.
A combinatorial description of the Heegaard Floer contact invariant, Alg. Geom. Top. 7 (2007), 1201–1209.
Transverse knots, branched double covers and Heegaard Floer contact invariants, J. Symplectic Geom. 4 (2006), no. 2, 149–170.
Transverse knots and Khovanov homology, Math. Res. Lett. 13 (2006), no. 4, 571–586.
Bounds for the Thurston–Bennequin number from Floer homology, Alg. Geom. Top. 4 (2004), 399–406.
Contact structures with distinct Heegaard Floer invariants, Math. Res. Lett. 11 (2004), no. 4, 547–561.
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