**Peter R. Merkx **

Graduate Student

**Office **6432L South Hall

**Fax** (805) 893-2385

**E-mail: **merkx@math.ucsb.edu

Department of Mathematics

University of California at Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, CA 93106-3080

**Interests:**

Algebraic geometry, mathematical physics, algebraic topology, low-dimensional manifolds.

**CV**

**Research Publications:**

1. (with M. Bertolini and D. R. Morrison), On the global symmetries of 6D superconformal field theories, J. High Energy Phys. 07 (2016) 005, arXiv:1510.08056 [hep-th].

2. (with M. Bertolini), A classification of the global symmetries of 6D SCFTs, In preparation.

See a moving 2D 'X-ray' of a nicely symmetric collection of points arising in several areas of mathematics.