Please see below for a list of publications from CMSA postdocs and visitors, written with the support of the CMSA.  The articles are arranged alphabetically by last name of the CMSA members.



Benjamin Allen, “The Molecular Clock of Neutral Evolution Can Be Accelerated or Slowed by Asymmetric Spatial Structure”

Benjamin Allen, “Games among relatives revisited”

Benjamin Allen, “Inclusive Fitness Theorizing Invokes Phenomena That Are Not Relevant for the Evolution of Eusociality”


Jörn Boehnke, “How efficient are decentralized auction platforms?”


Yu-Ting Chen, “Strategy selection for arbitrary initial condition”

Yu-Ting Chen, “Universality of Ghirlanda-Guerra identities and spin distributions in mixed p-spin models”

Yu-ting Chen, “Wright-Fisher diffusions for evolutionary games with death-birth updating”

Piotr Chruściel, “The cosmological constant and the energy of gravitational radiation”

Piotr Chruściel, “Exotic hyperbolic gluings”


Camillo De Lellis, “A direct approach to the anisotropic Plateau’s problem”

Camillo De Lellis, “The masterpieces of John Forbes Nash Jr”


Felix Finster, “The Continuum Limit of Causal Fermion Systems”

Felix Finster, “Dynamical Gravitational Coupling as a Modified Theory of General Relativity”

Felix Finster, “The Fermionic Signature Operator and Quantum States in Rindler Space-Time”

Felix Finster, “Self-Adjointness of the Dirac Hamiltonian for a Class of Non-Uniformly Elliptic Boundary Value Problems”


Zheng-Cheng Gu, “Vortex-line condensation in three dimensions: A physical mechanism for bosonic topological insulators”


Rani Hod, “Voronoi Choice Games”

Feimin Huang, “Incompressible limit of solutions of multidimensional steady compressible Euler equations.

Feimin Huang, “Subsonic-sonic limit of approximate solutions to multidimensional steady Euler equations.


Amer Iqbal, “Elliptic Virasoro Conformal Blocks”


Atsushi Kanazawa, “Calabi-Yau manifolds of affine type A and open Yau-Zaslow formula via SYZ mirror symmetry

Atsushi Kanazawas, “Geometric transitions and SYZ mirror symmetry

Atsushi Kanazawa, “Calabi-Yau threefolds of type K (I): Classification

Atsushi Kanazawa, “Calabi-Yau threefolds of type K (II): Mirror Symmetry

Atsushi Kanazawa, “Calabi-Yau threefolds with infinite fundamental group, Calabi-Yau Manifolds and their Moduli 2014, Proceedings of Symposia in Pure Mathematics

Atsushi Kanazawa, “Weil-Petersson geometry on the space of Bridgeland stability conditions”

Mark Kempton, “A non-backtracking Pólya’s theorem”

Mark Kempton, “Perfect State Transfer on Graphs with a Potential”

Mark Kempton, “Pretty good quantum state transfer in symmetric spinnetworks via magnetic field”

Mark Kempton, “Two conjectures on strong embeddings and 2-isomorphism for graphs”

Hyungchul Kim, “2D Seiberg-like dualities with an adjoint matter

Scott Kominers, “Big Data and Big Cities: The Promises and Limitations of Improved Measures of Urban Life”

Scott Kominers, “Computer vision uncovers predictors of physical urban change”

Scott Kominers, “The growing problem of patent trolling”

Liang Kong, “Boundary-bulk relation for topological orders as the functor mapping higher categories to their centers”

Liang Kong, “A theory of 2+1D fermionic topological orders and fermionic/bosonic topological orders with symmetries”

Can Kozcaz, “Elliptic Virasoro Conformal Blocks”


Hai Lin, “Building blocks for generalized heterotic/F-theory duality”

Hai Lin, “Heterotic String Compactification and New Vector Bundles”

Hai Lin, “Relation between large dimension operators and oscillator algebra of Young diagrams”

Qian Lin, “Isogeny Orbits in a Family of Abelian Varieties”

Qian Lin, “On Consistency and Sparsity for Sliced Inverse Regression in High Dimensions”

Qian Lin, “Signed Support Recovery for Single Index Models in High-Dimensions”

Chien-Hao Liu, “Dynamics of D-branes II. The standard action – an analogue of the Polyako action for (fundamental, stacked) D-branes”


Hossein Movasati, “Modular-type functions attached to mirror quintic Calabi–Yau varieties

Hossein Movasati, “Quasi-modular forms attached to elliptic curves: Hecke operators”

Florentin Münch, “Distance bounds for graphs with some negative Bakry-Émery curvature”

Florentin Münch, “Rigidity properties of the hypercube via Bakry-Émery curvature”

Florentin Münch, “Ollivier-Ricci idleness functions of graphs”


Sze-Man Ngai, “Lq-Spectrum of Self-Similar Measures with Overlaps in the Absence of Second-Order Identities”

Sze-Man Ngai, “Spectral Asymptotics of One-Dimensional Fractal Laplacians In the Absence of Second-Order Identities”

Sze-Man Ngai, “Two-sided sub-Gaussian estimates of heat kernals on intervals for self-similar measures with overlaps”


Suvrat Raju, “Comments on the Necessity and Implications of State-Dependence in the Black Hole Interior”


Burkhard Schwab, “Noether’s second theorem and Ward identities for gauge symmetries”

Burkhard Schwab, “Residual Local Supersymmetry and the Soft Gravitino”

Burkhard Schwab, “Soft Black Hole Absorption Rates as Conservation Laws”

Benjamin Schweinhart, “Topological similarity of random cell complexes and applications”

Artan Sheshmani, “Localized Donaldson-Thomas theory of surfaces”

Artan Sheshmani, “On topological approach to local theory of surfaces in Calabi-Yau threefolds”

Artan Sheshmani, “Nested Hilbert schemes on surfaces: Virtual fundamental class”

Artan Sheshmani, “Stable pairs on nodal K3 fibrations”

Artan Sheshmani, “Vertical D4-D2-D0 Bound States on K 3 Fibrations and Modularity”

Philippe Sosoe, “An optimal regularity result on the quasi-invariant Gaussian measures for the cubic fourth order nonlinear Schrodinger equation”

Philippe Sosoe, “Arm events in two-dimensional invasion percolation”

Philippe Sosoe, “On the chemical distance in critical percolation”

Philippe Sosoe, “On the Chemical Distance in Critical Percolation II

Philippe Sosoe, “On the Spectrum of Random Anti-symmetric and Tournament Matrices”

Philippe Sosoe, “Strict inequality for the chemical distance exponent in two-dimensional critical percolation”


Mikhail Tikhonov, “Multi-cellularity without cooperation”

Mikhail Tikhonov, “The multi-tier structure of patterning networks increases access to positional information”

Mikhail Tikhonov, “Only accessible information is useful: insights from gradient-mediated patterning”

Mikhail Tikhonov, “Theoretical ecology without species”

Valentino Tosatti, “The Monge-Ampère equation for non-integrable almost complex structures”

Valentino Tosatti, “Nakamaye’s theorem on complex manifolds”


Mithat Unsal, “Complexified path integrals, exact saddles and supersymmetry”

Mithat Unsal, “Toward Picard-Lefschetz Theory of Path Integrals, Complex Saddles and Resurgence”


David Vegh, “Colliding waves on a string in AdS3″

David Vegh, “Segmented strings from a different angle”

David Vegh, “Segmented strings coupled to a B-field”


Juven Wang, “Braiding Statistics and Link Invariants of Bosonic/Fermionic Topological Quantum Matter in 2+1 and 3+1 dimensions”

Juven Wang, “Quantum Statistics and Spacetime Surgery”

Ben Weinkove, “The Monge-Ampère equation for non-integrable almost complex structures”

Fuzhou Wu, “Initial Layer and Relaxation Limit of Non-Isentropic Compressible Euler Equations with Damping”

Fuzhou Wu, “Regularity Structure, Vorticity Layer and Convergence Rates of Inviscid Limit of Free Surface Navier-Stokes Equations with or without Surface Tension”

Fuzhou Wu, “Full Regularity and Well-Posedness of the Nonlinear Unsteady Prandtl Equations with Robin or Dirichlet Boundary Condition”


Zhong-Zhi Xianyu, “Standard Model Background of the Cosmological Collider”

Dan Xie, “Chiral algebra of Argyres-Douglas theory from M5 brane”

Zhouping Xin, “On Nonlinear Asymptotic Stability of the Lane-Emden Solutions for the Viscous Gaseous Star Problem”


Wenbin Yan, “ADE String Chains and Mirror Symmetry”

Wenbin Yan, “Argyres-Douglas Theories, Chiral Algebras and Wild Hitchin Characters”

Wenbin Yan, “Chiral algebra of Argyres-Douglas theory from M5 brane”

Wenbin Yan, “Equivariant Verlinde algebra from superconformal index and Argyres-Seiberg duality”

Wenbin Yan, “M-strings in thermodynamic limit: Seiberg-Witten geometry”

Wenbin Yan, “Superconformal Index, BPS Monodromy and Chiral Algebras

Peng Ye, “Composite Particle Theory of Three-dimensional Gapped Fermionic Phases: Fractional Topological Insulators and Charge-Loop Excitation Symmetry

Peng Ye, “Symmetry Enrichment in Three-Dimensional Topological Phases”

Mei-Heng Yueh, “Graph Invariants from Ideas in Physics and Number Theory”


Huihui Zeng, “Global Solutions to the Gas-Vacuum Interface Problem of Isentropic Compressible Inviscid Flows with Damping in Spherically Symmetric Motions and Physical Vacuum”

Huihui Zeng, “On Nonlinear Asymptotic Stability of the Lane-Emden Solutions for the Viscous Gaseous Star Problem”

Qiang Zeng, “An Application of Free Transport to Mixed q-Gaussian Algebras”

Qiang Zeng, “Mixed q-Gaussian Algebras”

Jun Zhang, “Transformations and Coupling Relations for Affine Connections”