Sucharit Sarkar

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Sucharit Sarkar
Born Calcutta, [India
Fields Low-dimensional topology
Alma mater

Sucharit Sarkar (born in 1983 in Calcutta) is an associate professor at UCLA.[1]

In the International Mathematical Olympiads in 2001 and 2002, he secured the gold medal and the silver medal respectively.[2] He got the sixth rank in IIT-JEE 2002. He received his PhD from Princeton University in 2009 under the guidance of Zoltán Szabó. Then he did a postdoctoral fellowship at Mathematics Sciences Research Institute (2010). He did his schooling from South Point High School.

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His research area is low-dimensional topology. He is working on Heegaard Floer homology for three-manifolds and knots inside three-manifolds.

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