John Griggs Thompson Distinguished University Prof

rlg@umich.edu
Office Information:

Office Number: 3062

phone: 764-0361

Algebra and Algebraic Geometry;
Mathematics

Education/Degree:

Ph. D., University of Chicago (1971)

### About

My interests are in finite simple groups; group extensions and cohomology; finite aspects of Lie theory and algebraic group theory; infinite dimensional groups and Lie algebras; nonassociative algebras; vertex operator algebras; rational lattices and their isometry groups.