# Matt Kerr

Associate Professor

Cupples I, Room 114

office #: (314)-935-6746

e-mail: matkerr [at] math.wustl.edu

**Recent and Upcoming Conferences:**

Recent
advances in Hodge theory, June 10-20, 2013, Vancouver

(co-organized with J. Lewis and G. Pearlstein)
photos

Summer
school notes and schedule

Conference
notes and schedule

Algebraic
Cycles and Coherent Sheaves, October 18-20,
2013, St. Louis

(co-organized with R. Beheshti and M. Kumar)

FRG website

**Teaching:**

Multivariable
Calculus(Spring 2014)

Algebra
II(Spring 2013)

Number Theory
and Cryptography(Spring 2013)

Algebra I
(Fall 2012)

Matrix
Algebra (Spring 2012)

Hodge
Theory (Fall 2011)

Complex
Analysis II (Spring 2011)

Complex
Analysis I (Fall 2010)

Linear Algebra Book

Algebraic Geometry Book

Undergraduate
project ideas

Math Club talk notes on elliptic billiards, p-adic numbers, finite
fourier transform

**Research:**

CV updated Oct. 2013

A brief description of some of my past work

Slides from an introductory talk on regulator
maps

Long versions of talks on Mumford-Tate groups and
Normal functions

Recent talk series on classifying spaces for Hodge structures:
I/
II/
III/
IV

Slides from Phillip Griffiths's recent Kirk
Lecture

NSF grants: Algebraic
Cycles, Hodge theory, and arithmetic (2011-14);

FRG:
Hodge Theory, Moduli, and Representation Theory (2014-17)

**Some Publications:**

**1.** *Algebraic and arithmetic properties of period maps*,
preprint. (pdf)

**2.** with G. Pearlstein, *Naive boundary strata and nilpotent
orbits*, preprint. (pdf)

**3.** with C. Doran, *Algebraic cycles and local quantum
cohomology*, preprint. (pdf)

**4.** with P. Griffiths and M. Green, "Hodge Theory,
Complex Geometry
and Representation Theory", CBMS Regional Conference Series in
Mathematics, to appear.

**5.** *Cup products in automorphic cohomology: the case of
Sp*_{4},
to appear in Comtemp. Math. (pdf)

**6.** *Notes on the representation theory of
SL*_{2}(**R**), to appear in Contemp. Math. (pdf)

**7.** with J. McCarthy and O. Shalit, *On the isomorphism question
for complete Pick multiplier algebras*, to appear in Integral
Equations and Operator Theory. (link)

**8.** *Indecomposable K*_{1} of elliptically fibered K3
surfaces: a tale of two cycles, to appear in Fields Inst. Comm. (pdf)

**9.** with G. Pearlstein, *Boundary components of Mumford-Tate
domains*, preprint. (pdf)

**10.** with P. Griffiths and M. Green, *Special values of
automorphic
cohomology classes*, to appear in Memoirs of the AMS. (pdf)

**11.** with C. Doran, J. Lewis and X. Chen, *Normal functions,
Picard-Fuchs equations, and elliptic fibrations on K3 surfaces*,
preprint. (pdf)

**12.** with C. Doran, *Algebraic *K*-theory of toric
hypersurfaces*, CNTP **5** (2011), no. 2, 397-600. (pdf)

**13.** with P. Griffiths and M. Green, "Mumford-Tate groups and
domains: their geometry and arithmetic", Annals of Math
Studies, no. **183**, Princeton University Press, 2012. (link)

**14.** *Shimura varieties: a Hodge-theoretic perspective*,
to appear in proceedings of Trieste Summer School on Hodge Theory.(pdf)

**15.** with X. Chen and J. Lewis, *The sheaf of nonvanishing
meromorphic functions in the projective algebraic case is not acyclic*,
C.R. Acad. Sci. Paris, Ser. I **348** (2010), 291-293 (pdf)

**16.** with G. Pearlstein, *Normal functions and the
GHC*, to appear in RIMS Kokyuroku. (pdf)

**17.** with P. Griffiths and M. Green, *Mumford-Tate domains*,
Bollettino dell' UMI (9) **III** (2010), 281-307. (pdf)

**18.** with G. Pearlstein, *An exponential history of functions
with logarithmic growth*, in "Topology of Stratified
Spaces", MSRI Pub. 58, Cambridge University Press, New York, 2011.(pdf)

**19.** with P. Griffiths and M. Green, *Some enumerative global
properties of variations of Hodge structure*, Moscow Math. J. **9**
(2009), 469-530.(pdf)

**20.** with P. Griffiths and M. Green, *Neron models and boundary
components
for degenerations of Hodge structures of mirror quintic type*,
in "Curves and Abelian Varieties (V. Alexeev, Ed.)", Contemp. Math
**465**
(2007), AMS, 71-145. (pdf)

**21.** with P. Griffiths and M. Green, *Neron models and limits of
Abel-Jacobi mappings*, Compositio Math. **146** (2010), 288-366.(pdf)

**22.** with J. Lewis, *The Abel-Jacobi map for higher Chow groups,
II*,
Invent. Math **170** (2007), 355-420. (link)

**23.** with J. Lewis and S. Mueller-Stach, *The Abel-Jacobi map for
higher
Chow groups*, Compositio Math. **142** (2006), no. 2, 374-396. (link)

**24.** *A survey of transcendental methods in the study of Chow
groups
of 0-cycles*, in "Mirror Symmetry V" (Lewis, Yui and Yau, eds.), AMS/IP
Stud. Adv. Math. **38** (2006), 295-350. (pdf)

**25.** *Exterior products of zero-cycles*, J. reine. angew. Math.
**142** (2006), 1-23. (link)

**26.** *Higher Abel-Jacobi maps for 0-cycles*, J.
K-Theory **2** (2008), 41-101. (link)

**27.** *A regulator formula for Milnor K-groups*, K-Theory
**29**
(2003), 175-210. (pdf)

**28.** *An elementary proof of Suslin reciprocity*, Canad. Math.
Bull.
**48** (2005), v. 2, 221-236. (pdf)

**29.** "Geometric construction of regulator currents with applications
to
algebraic cycles", Princeton University Ph. D. Thesis, 2003.
(ps)

Today's weather forecast

A guide if your complex functions get too
complex

A bit of St. Louis in Venice

Abel-Jacobi graffiti in Durham

An intriguing interdisciplinary monograph in the
Durham library

Durham cathedral