Chikako Mese

Professor of Mathematics

Johns Hopkins University


 

Contact

cmese@math.jhu.edu
410-516-4518
410-516-5549 (fax)
Department of Mathematics
Johns Hopkins University
3400 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Areas of Interest

 
  • Differential Geometry
  • Geometric Analysis

Publications

  The papers are in .pdf format.

-Asymptotic Approximation of Harmonic Maps into Teichmuller Space, with G. Daskalopoulos, preprint.
-Harmonic Maps into the Model Space for the Weil-Petersson Metric, with G. Daskalopoulos, preprint.
- On the Intrinsic Differentiability Theorem of Gromov-Schoen with G. Daskalopoulos. Surveys in Geometric Analysis and Relativity ALM 20, 189-203.
- Superrigidity of Hyperbolic Buildings with G. Daskalopoulos and Alina Vdovina, Geom. Funct. Anal. 21 (2011), no. 4, 905-919.
- On the Singular Set of Harmonic Maps into DM-Complexes with G. Daskalopoulos, accepted for publication Memoir of the American Mathematical Society.
-The Plateau problem in Alexandrov Spaces with P. Zulkowski. J. Differential Geom. 85 (2010), no. 2, 315-356.
- Local uniformization and free boundary regularity of minimal singular surfaces with S. Yamada, to appear in Journal of Geometric Analysis (available online at www.springer.com).
- Harmonic maps between singular spaces Iwith G. Daskalopoulos. Comm. Anal. Geom. 18 (2010) no. 2, 257-337.
-Fixed point and rigidity theorems for harmonic maps from simplicial complexes to NPC spaces with G. Daskalopoulos. Geometriae Dedicata 141 (2009), 33-57.
-Harmonic maps from simplicial complexes and geometric rigidity with G. Daskalopoulos. J. Differential Geom. 78 (2008), no. 2, 269-293.
-Harmonic maps from two-complexes with G. Daskalopoulos.  Communications in Analysis and Geometry 14 (2006) 497-549.
-The parameterized Steiner problem and the singular Plateau Problem via energy with S. Yamada.  Transactions of the American Mathematical Society 358 (2006) 2875-2895. 
-Harmonic maps and minimal surfaces in singular geometry. Clay Mathematics Proceedings 2 (2005) 773-782.
-Regularity of Harmonic maps from a flat complex. Variational Problems in Riemannian Geometry:  Bubbles, Scans and Geometric Flows.  Progress in Non-Linear Differential Equations.  Editor:  P. Baird et. al.
-A variational construction of the Teichmuller map. Calculus of Variations 21 (2004) 15-46.
-Uniqueness theorems for harmonic maps into metric spaces. Communications in Contemporary Mathematics 4 (2002) 725-750.
-Harmonic maps into spaces with an upper curvature bound in the sense of Alexandrov. Math. Z. 242 (2002) 633-661.
-Harmonic maps between surfaces and Teichmuller spaces. American Journal of Mathematics 124 (2002) 451-481.
-Curvature of minimal surfaces in singular spaces. Communications in Analysis and Geometry 9 (2001) 3-34.
-The Bernstein problem for complete Lagrangian stationary surfaces. Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society. 129 (2000) 573-580.
-Some properties of minimal surfaces in singular spaces. Transactions of the American Mathematical Society 352 (2000) 3957-3969.
-Structure of singular spaces of dimension 2. Manuscripta Mathematica 100 (1999) 375-389.
-Minimal surfaces and conformal mappings into singular spaces. Thesis at Stanford University.

 Courses

   
Fall 2013  MAT 110.605 Real Variables

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Fall 2012  MAT 110.109 Calculus II

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                 Math Dept Offical 110.109 Syllabus

                Math Help Room Fall 2012 Schedule

   
Spring 2008  MAT 110.109 Calculus II

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                Solution Set for Exam 1

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Spring 2008  MAT 110.607 Complex Analysis

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Fall 2006  MAT 110.405 Analysis

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                 Sample Final #1

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Spring 2006  MAT 110.202 Calculus III

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Spring 2006  MAT 110.645 Riemannian Geometry

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Fall 2005  MAT 110.439 Introduction to Differential Geometry

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