Abel Visiting Scholar 2017 Recipients


César Galindo (b. 1982) is Associate Professor at Universidad de los Andes at Bogotá, Colombia. His research proposal is centred on the development of a theory of fermionic modular categories. He will be hosted by Professor Zhenghan Wang of the Department of Mathematics and Microsoft Station Q of the University of California at Santa Barbara, USA.


Ibrar Hussain (b. 1978) is Assistant Professor at the National University of Sciences and Technology of Islamabad, Pakistan. His research proposal is centred on the study of Noether symmetries of the Lagrange functional for field equations and of the geodetic Lagrangians in some spacetimes. He will be hosted by Professor Peter J. Olver of the School of Mathematics of the University of Minnesota, USA.


Roger Kameugne (b. 1980) is a Senior Lecturer of Applied Mathematics at the University of Bamenda, Cameroon. His research proposal is centered on a generalized edge finder algorithm for scheduling problems with cumulative resource constraint. He will be hosted by professor Claude-Guy Quimper of the Université de Laval, Canada.