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General Information

  Coordinates

    Universiteit Antwerpen, Departement of Mathematics and Informatics
    Middelheimlaan 1, 2020 Antwerpen, Belgium
    E-mail: wendy.lowen "at" uantwerpen.be

  Research Interests

  • Noncommutative algebraic geometry
  • Homological and homotopical algebra
  • Deformation theory

  Research Positions

  Research Grants (as Principal Investigator)

    EU Grants

  • 1/6/2019 - 31/5/2024 ERC Consolidator Grant of the European Research Council
  • 1/10/2010 - 30/9/2016 ERC Starting Grant of the European Research Council

    FWO Grants

  • 1/10/2018 - 30/09/2020 FWO PreDoc Grant: Higher linear topoi and curved noncommutative spaces
  • 1/1/2016 - 31/12/2019 FWO Research project: Hochschild cohomology and deformation theory of triangulated categories, M. Van den Bergh (UH) promotor and W. Lowen (UA) copromotor
  • 1/10/2014 - 30/09/2018 FWO PreDoc Grant: Mac Lane cohomology and deformations of exact and triangulated models
  • 1/10/2013 - 30/09/2017 FWO PreDoc Grant: Stacks and duality in non-commutative algebraic geometry
  • 1/1/2013 - 31/12/2016 FWO Research project: Algebraic deformation techniques in geometric contexts
  • 1/10/2009 - 30/09/2013 FWO PreDoc Grant: Non-commutative deformations of saturated spaces

    UA Grants

  • 1/7/2010 - 31/12/2014 NOI Research grant BOF UA

  PhD Students

  • Wouter Van den Haute
  • Arne Mertens

  Defended PhD's

  • Frederik Caenepeel, Glider Representations, copromotor Em. F. Van Oystayen, Universiteit Antwerpen, June 6, 2018
  • Julia Ramos González, On the tensor product of large categories, copromotor B. Shoikhet, Universiteit Antwerpen, September 14, 2017
  • Pieter Belmans, Connections between commutative and noncommutative algebraic geometry, copromotor M. Van den Bergh (UHasselt), Universiteit Antwerpen, June 9, 2017
  • Hoang Dinh Van, The Gerstenhaber-Shack complex for prestacks and non-commutative deformation theory, Universiteit Antwerpen, June 22, 2016
  • Joris Mestdagh, A Study of Special Morphisms in Geometry and Analysis Universiteit Antwerpen, March 13, 2015
  • Olivier De Deken, On deformations of infinity structures and the impact of curvature, Universiteit Antwerpen, 19 December 2013

   Current PostDocs

  • Julia Ramos González, University of Antwerp, Belgium

   Former PostDocs

  • Hoang Dinh Van, University of Antwerp, Belgium
  • Liran Shaul, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
  • Sebastian Klein, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • Mestdagh Joris, University of Antwerp, Belgium
  • Liyu Liu, Fudan University Shanghai, China
  • Olivier De Deken, University of Antwerp, Belgium
  • Xuan Yu, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Masahiro Futaki, Graduate School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Tokyo

  Teaching

  • Tralie- en schoventheorie, 3de Bachelor Wiskunde UA
  • Homological Algebra and Derived Categories, Master Program UA/VUB