Service:  Daniel K. Nakano






Professional Memberships

  • Member American Mathematical Society
  • Member Phi Beta Kappa (elected 1986)


Membership on Editorial Boards

  • Communications in Algebra (2005-10)
  • Editor for Proceedings of the 2004 AMS Summer Research Conference: Representations of Algebraic   Groups, Quantum Groups and Lie Algebras
  • Editor for the Proceedings of the Southeastern Lie Theory Workshop Series I (2009-11)
  • Editor for the Proceedings of the Southeastern Lie Theory Workshop Series II (2012-14)
  • Journal of Pure and Applied Algebra (2010- ) 

Fellowships/Assistantships

 

1986-90  Teaching Fellowship, Yale University 
1987-90 Research Assistantship, Yale University
1992-95 NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship

 

Academic Honors/Awards/Recognition
 

1986 Percy Lionel Davis Award (departmental prize), U.C. Berkeley
1986 Graduated with Highest Honors in Mathematics, U.C. Berkeley 
1986-89 Annual Departmental Stipend Prize, Yale University
1999-00     
Researcher of the Year, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, 
Utah St. University 
2007
Creative Research Medal, University of Georgia
2007 American Mathematical Society Invited One-Hour Address
2008 McCay Award (for distinguished research, teaching and service),
Department of Mathematics, University of Georgia
2013- American Mathematical Society Fellow, Class of 2013 (Inaugural Class)

 

Professional Activities
 

1991- Refereeing duties for various journals
1992-06       
Reviewer for Mathematical Reviews
1997-  Reviewer for NSF grant proposals (includes service on panels)
1996- Reviewer for NSA grant proposals (includes service on panels)
2000-  Reviewer for NSERC grant proposals
2011
Reviewer for Simons Collaboration Grants in Mathematics
2011
Consultant for the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
2009- Scientific Committee, Southeastern Lie Theory Network
2011-13 American Mathematical Society Southeastern Section Program Committee
2011-13
American Mathematical Society Committee on Committees
2014 Algebra Session Chair: International Congress of Mathematicians

 

Administrative Positions
 

2000-01 Chair of the Colloquium/Visitor Committee
2000-01 MSRI representative for Utah St. University
2000-01 Chair of the Colloquium/Visitor Committee 
2003-04       
Chair of the Facilities Committee
2004 Co-Director of the UGA VIGRE Program, Jan-April
2005-07 Chair of the VIGRE Grant Writing Committee
2008-15 Director of the UGA VIGRE Program
2012-13 Chair of the AMS Southeastern Section Program Committee
2014-15 Faculty Senate President-Elect, University of Georgia

 

Service on Departmental Committees (Utah State)
 

1995-96 Colloquium Committee, Search Committee
1996-97 Colloquium Committee, Search Committee, Graduate Committee
1997-98       
Colloquium Committee, Graduate Committee 
1998-99 Colloquium Committee, Graduate Committee
1999-00 Undergraduate Committee, Colloquium/Visitor Committee, 
Honors Committee
2000-01 Colloquium/Visitor Committee, Honors Committee

 

Service on Departmental Committees (Georgia)
 

2002-04 Facilities Committee 
2004-06 Executive Committee
2006-07 Personnel Committee
2007-08
Graduate Committee
2008-15 VIGRE Management Committee
2009 McCay Award Selection Committee
2009-10 Cantrell Lecture Series Committee
2009-11 Executive Committee
2014-15 Cantrell Lecture Series Committee
 

Service on University Committees (Georgia)

2011-15      
Office for the Vice President for Research (OVPR) Advisory Council
2012-15 Member of the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences Faculty Senate (first term)
2012-13 Franklin College Senate Committee on Faculty Affairs
2015-18 Member of the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences Faculty Senate (second term)


Service as an Ph.D Advisor

 
1991-93 Joseph P. Gottman, Northwestern University, Secondary Ph.D Thesis Advisor
Thesis: Characters of Restricted Lie Algebras
1993-95    
Christopher P. Bendel, Northwestern University, Secondary Ph.D Thesis Advisor
Thesis: Support Varieties for Infinitesimal Algebraic Groups
2004-08 Bobbe Cooper, University of Georgia, Ph.D Thesis Advisor
Thesis: Support Varieties of Tilting Modules
2005-08 Caroline Wright, University of Georgia, Ph.D Thesis Advisor
Thesis: Second Cohomology Groups of Frobenius Kernels
2005-09 Irfan Bagci, University of Georgia, Ph.D Thesis Advisor
Thesis: Cohomology and Support Varieties for Lie Superalgebras
2009-12
Nham Ngo, University of Georgia, Ph.D Thesis Advisor
Thesis: Cohomology and Geometry for Frobenius Kernels of Algebraic Groups
2010-13 Tiago Macedo, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Co-Ph.D Thesis Advisor
Thesis: Characters and Cohomology of Modules for Affine Kac-Moody Lie Algebras
           and Generalizations
2012-14 Andrew Talian, University of Georgia, Ph.D Thesis Advisor
Thesis: Endotrivial Modules for Classical Lie Superalgebras
2012-15 Theresa Brons, University of Georgia, Ph.D Thesis Advisor
Thesis: Rational and Line Bundle Cohomology for Reductive Algebraic Groups
2012- William Hardesty, University of Georgia, Ph.D Thesis Advisor


Service as an Postdoctoral Advisor
 

2001-03  David Hemmer, University of Georgia, Senior Sponsoring  Scientist for the NSF Postdoctoral Fellow
2003-06
Nadia Mazza, University of Georgia, Postdoctoral Research Advisor
2004-07       
Jonathan Kujawa, University of Georgia, Senior Sponsoring  Scientist for the NSF Postdoctoral Fellow
2004-06 Su-ion Ih, University of Georgia, Postdoctoral Teaching  Mentor
2008-10 Benjamin Jones, University of Georgia, Postdoctoral Research Advisor
2009-12 Christopher Drupieski, University of Georgia, Postdoctoral Research Advisor
2014-17 Abbey Bourdon, University of Georgia, Postdoctoral Teaching  Mentor



Other Advising

 
1995-96    
Amanda Brown, Utah St. University, Senior Honors Thesis Advisor
1999-00 Kady Schneiter, Utah St. University, Masters Thesis Advisor 


Service on Thesis Committees
 

2001
Cora Neal, Utah State University,  Ph.D Committee
2001
Russel Carlson, Utah State University, Ph.D Committee
2007      
G. Michael Guy, University of Georgia, Ph.D Committee
2007 Emille K. Davie, University of Georgia, Ph.D Committee
2007 Philip Bergonio, University of Georgia, M.A. Committee
2008
Kenyon Platt, University of Georgia, Ph.D Committee
2009
Jeremiah Hower, University of Georgia, Ph.D Committee
2012 Benjamin Wyser, University of Georgia, Ph.D Committee
2012 Wenjing Li, University of Georgia, Ph.D Committee


Service as an Conference Organizer

 

1994  Organizer for the Special Session on Lie Theory at the 900th
AMS Meeting in Chicago, IL
1997 Organizer for the Minisymposium on Lie Theory, Matrix Theory
and Combinatorics at the MAA Meeting in Logan, UT 
1998 Organizer for the Special Session on Representation Theory
of Algebraic Groups, Quantum Groups, and Lie Algebras at 
the 932nd AMS Meeting in Manhattan, KS
2001 Organizer for the Special Session on Representation Theory
of Finite and Algebraic Groups at the National AMS Meeting in 
New Orleans, LA
2002        
Organizer for the Workshop on Modular Representation Theory 
at the Korea Institute for Advanced Study
2004 Organizer for the AMS Summer Research Conference: Representations
of Algebraic Groups, Quantum Groups, and Lie Algebras, Snowbird, UT
2005 Organizer for the Special Session on Representation Theory
of Lie Algebras at the National AMS meeting in Atlanta, GA 
2007
Organizer for the Special Session on Cohomology and Representation Theory
at the National AMS Meeting in New Orleans, LA
2007
Organizer for the Special Session on Lie and Representation Theory at the
1030th AMS Meeting in Murfreesboro, TN
2008
Chair of the Organizing Committee for a Workshop on Homological Methods in
Representation Theory, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley, CA
2009 Organizer for the Special Session on Representation Theory of Lie Algebras and
Algebraic Groups at the National AMS Meeting in Washington DC
2010
Organizer for the VIGRE Summer School on Lie and Representation Theory (two weeks) University of Georgia, Athens, GA
2010
Chair of the Organizing Committee for the Workshop on Lie Theory, Homological Methods and Applications, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
2011
Organizer for the Special Session on Lie Algebras, Algebraic Groups, and Related Topics at the National AMS Meeting in New Orleans, LA
2012 Organizer for the Summer School on Cohomology and Supports in Representation
Theory, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2014 Chair of the Organizing Committee for the 7th Southeastern Lie Theory Workshop, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 

 
 
 
 
 
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