Sara Billey

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Sara Billey
Born (1968-02-06) February 6, 1968 (age 47)
Alva, Oklahoma
Nationality American
Fields Mathematics
Institutions University of Washington
Alma mater Massachusetts Institute of Technology
University of California, San Diego
Doctoral advisor Adriano Garsia
Mark Haiman
Notable awards PECASE

Sara Cosette Billey (born February 6, 1968, Alva, Oklahoma, USA) is an American mathematician working in algebraic combinatorics. She is known for her contributions on Schubert polynomials, singular loci of Schubert varieties, Kostant polynomials, Kazhdan–Lusztig polynomials often using computer verified proofs. She received the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers PECASE award in the year 2000 and is currently a member of the faculty at the University of Washington.

In 2012 she became a fellow of the American Mathematical Society.[1]

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Selected articles[edit]

  • with Mark Haiman: "Schubert polynomials for the classical groups". J. Amer. Math. Soc. 8 (2): 443–448. 1995. MR 1290232. 
  • with Gregory S. Warrington: "Maximal singular loci for Schubert varieties in SL(n)/B ". Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 355 (10): 3915–3945. 2003. MR 1990570. 


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