David R. Morrison

Professor of Mathematics and Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara

  • Math Office: 6708 South Hall; Physics Office: 6135 Broida
  • Email: drm@math.ucsb.edu, drm@physics.ucsb.edu

Office Hours (Fall, 2019): by appointment only

A note for potential postdoctoral scholars



  • Fall, 2019

    No classroom teaching.

  • Winter, 2020

    INT 94LT, First Year Discovery Seminar: The Elegant Universe, M 3:00-3:50, HSSB 1207. Textbook: The Elegrant Universe, by Brian Greene.

    Math 231A, Lie Groups and Lie Algebras, MWF 1:00-1:50 pm, NH 1105. Textbook: Representation Theory: A First Course, by W. Fulton and J. Harris

    Physics 230A, String Theory, TR 2:00-3:15 pm, Arts 1329. Textbook: Introduction to superstring theory, by E. Kiritsis, Leuven U. Press (1998); arXiv:hep-th/9709062

  • Spring, 2020

    Math 111C, Introduction to Abstract Algebra, time and location TBA. Textbook: Algebra in Action: A course in groups, rings, and fields, by Shahriar Shahriari.

    Math 231B, Lie Groups and Lie Algebras, MWF 1:00-1:50 pm, location TBA.

Course web pages are available (to enrolled students) on GauchoSpace.



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Last modified: 13 November 2019