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Louis Esser


I am a graduate student in mathematics at UCLA working under Burt Totaro. Here is my CV.
Email
  • esserl [at] math [dot] ucla [dot] edu
Research Interests
  • Algebraic Geometry
  • Birational Geometry
Publications
  • Automorphisms of weighted projective space by Louis Esser (arXiv, pdf, with extra notes)
  • Calabi-Yau varieties of large index, by Louis Esser, Burt Totaro, and Chengxi Wang (arXiv)
  • Quotient singularities in the Grothendieck ring of varieties, by Louis Esser and Federico Scavia (arXiv)
  • On explicit birational geometry for minimal n-folds of canonical dimension n-1, by Meng Chen, Louis Esser, and Chengxi Wang (arXiv)
  • Varieties of general type with doubly exponential asymptotics, by Louis Esser, Burt Totaro, and Chengxi Wang, Trans. Amer. Math. Soc., to appear. (arXiv)
  • Optimal sine and sawtooth inequalities, by Louis Esser, Terence Tao, Burt Totaro, and Chengxi Wang, Journal of Fourier Analysis and Applications 28 (2022) no. 2, Paper No. 14, 21pp. (arXiv)
  • Non-torsion Brauer groups in positive characteristic, by Louis Esser, Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 151 (2023), no. 2, 527-531. (arXiv, pdf, with extra notes)
Teaching
  • Fall 2018: Math 3A with Matthias Wink
  • Winter 2019: Math 3B with Noah White
  • Spring 2019: Math 3C with Asgar Jamneshan
  • Summer 2019: Math 3C with Paige Greene
  • Fall 2019: Math 3B with Paige Greene and Math 115A with Nicolle Gonzalez
  • Winter 2020: Math 3A with Paige Greene and Math 115A with Noah White
  • Spring 2020: Math 115A with Nadja Hempel
  • Fall 2020: Math 31AL with Will Conley and Math 115A with Christy Hazel
  • Winter 2021: Math 31AL with Paige Greene
  • Spring 2021: Math 3C with Paige Greene
  • Fall 2021: Math 1 with Paige Greene and Math 115A with Nicolle Gonzalez
  • Winter 2022: Math 3B with Paige Greene
  • Fall 2022: Math 495 with Will Conley
Miscellaneous Projects