Properties of Edge Ideals

Given a simple graph $G$, how do the ideal-theoretic properties of $I(G)$ relate to the graph-theoretic properties of $G$? This is a fascinating question, and one I’ve been fortunate enough to explore with students off and on over the past several years.

Mike Janssen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mathematics

My research interests include commutative algebra, the use and creation of open course materials, inquiry in the mathematics classroom, alternative assessment methods, and increasing justice, equity, and inclusion in the mathematics classroom.