

Deepak Naidu
Associate Professor
Department of Mathematical Sciences


Contact Information

Address:

Department of Mathematical Sciences
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115

Office:

Watson Hall 358.

Phone:

8157536756.

Email:


Current Teaching (Spring 2014)

MATH 420/520 Algebra I. Course webpage is on blackboard.

MATH 720 Topics in Algebra. Course webpage is on blackboard.
Research Interests

Tensor categories and their applications, representation theory.

Structure of algebras, specifically their Hochschild cohomology and their associated deformations.
Publications and Preprints

Classification of integral modular categories of FrobeniusPerron dimension
pq^{4} and p^{2}q^{2}
(with P. Bruillard, C. Galindo, S.M. Hong, Y. Kashina, S. Natale, J. Plavnik,
and E. Rowell), accepted in November 2013, to appear in Canadian
Mathematical Bulletin.
[arXiv]

Twisted quantum Drinfeld Hecke algebras,
accepted in May 2013, to appear in Pacific Journal of Mathematics.
[arXiv]

Hochschild cohomology and quantum Drinfeld Hecke algebras
(with S. Witherspoon), accepted in January 2014, to appear in Selecta Mathematica.
[arXiv]

Hochschild cohomology of group extensions of quantum symmetric algebras
(with P. Shroff and S. Witherspoon),
Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society 139 (2011), no. 5, 15531567.
[arXiv]

Crossed pointed categories and their equivariantizations,
Pacific Journal of Mathematics 247 (2010), no. 2, 477496.
[arXiv]

Centers of graded fusion categories (with S. Gelaki and
D. Nikshych), Algebra and Number Theory 3 (2009), no. 8, 959990.
[arXiv]

A finiteness property for braided fusion categories (with E. C. Rowell),
Algebras and Representation Theory 14 (2011), no. 5, 837855.
[arXiv]

Fusion subcategories of representation categories
of twisted quantum doubles of finite groups (with D. Nikshych and
S. Witherspoon), International Mathematics Research Notices (2009), no. 22, 41834219.
[arXiv]

Some properties of grouptheoretical categories (with S. Gelaki),
Journal of Algebra 322 (2009), no. 8, 26312641.
[arXiv]

Lagrangian subcategories and braided tensor equivalences of
twisted quantum doubles of finite groups (with D. Nikshych),
Communications in Mathematical Physics 279 (2008), 845872.
[arXiv]

Categorical Morita equivalence for grouptheoretical categories,
Communications in Algebra 35 (2007), 35443565.
[arXiv]
Conferences Organized

