David J. Fernández-Bretón
Post-doc Assistant Professor
Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan
4060 East Hall (530 Church St.), Ann Arbor MI 48109-1043, U.S.A.
(1) - (734) 936-9971
I am a postdoc at the
Department of Mathematics
,
University of Michigan
. My postdoctoral mentor is
Andreas Blass
. My main interests are Mathematical Logic and Set Theory, especially
Forcing
,
Large Cardinals
, and the
Cardinal Characteristics of the Continuum
, as well as their applications to Algebra, Analysis, and Topology. A considerable chunk of my research work has been centred on the interaction between
Hindman's theorem
and infinitary combinatorics, both in the countable and in the uncountable realm.
My PhD is from
York University
in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, where my supervisor was
Juris Steprāns
. According to
my genealogy
, this means that I am a little brother of
Vera Fischer
and
Michael Hrušák
. My coauthors include
Martino Lupini
,
Michael Hrušák
and
Assaf Rinot
(my
Erdős number
is 3).