brian smithling
assistant professor

johns hopkins university
department of mathematics
3400 n. charles st.
baltimore, md 21218

email: bds at math dot jhu dot edu
phone: +1 410-516-4047
office: krieger 303
office hours: by appointment

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together with thomas haines, i am a co-organizer for the jhu-umd algebra and number theory day
my research is in arithmetic and algebraic geometry, and more specifically in shimura varieties and classification problems related to abelian varieties, p-divisible groups, and formal lie groups
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