Meera Mainkar
Assistant Professor
Mathematics
Pearce Hall 206I
989-774-3516


Education
  • Ph.D., Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Mumbai, India, 2005
Scholarships, Awards and Support
  • 2012 Early Career Grant, Central Michigan University
  • IMU support to attend ICM 2006, Madrid, Spain
  • TWAS Fellowship to visit Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Argentina, April-June 2005
  • Kanwal Rekhi Career Development Scholarship and TIFR Alumni Association Scholarship, 2002-2004
  • TIFR Research Scholarship, 1999-2005
  • National Board for Higher Mathematics Research Scholarship, 1998-1999
​​Professional Interests
​Lie Theory
Teaching Areas
Calculus, Algebra​
​​Recent Publications
  • Anosov Lie algebras and algebraic units in number fields, Monatsh. Math. 165 (2012), no. 1, p. 79-90.
  • Examples of Anosov Lie algebras, with C.E. Will, Discrere Contin. Dynam. Systems 18 (2007), no. 1, p. 39-52.
  • Anosov Automorphisms on certain classes of nilmanifolds, Glag. Math. J. 48 (2006), p. 161-170.
  • Anosov Automorphisms on compact nilmanifolds associated with graphs, with S.G. Dani, Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 357 (2005), p. 2235-2251.