Professor Rod Roderick Gover

DPhil (Oxford), FRSNZ

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Research | Current

  • Differential geometry and its relationship to representation theory
  • Applications to analysis on manifolds, PDE theory and Mathematical Physics
  • Conformal, CR and related structures

Postgraduate supervision

Projects on offer

  • Classical invariant theory (Reading)
  • Riemannian geometry (Reading)
  • Conformal or CR differential geometry (Reading and/or Project)

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Rod Gover, A., & Waldron, A. (2018). Renormalized volumes with boundary. Communications in Contemporary Mathematics, 1850030-1850030. 10.1142/S021919971850030X
  • Eastwood, M. G., & Gover, A. R. (2018). Volume growth and puncture repair in conformal geometry. Journal of Geometry and Physics, 127, 128-132. 10.1016/j.geomphys.2018.01.027
  • (2018). Invariant prolongation of the Killing tensor equation. Annali di Matematica Pura ed Applicata10.1007/s10231-018-0775-3
  • (2018). Metrics in Projective Differential Geometry: The Geometry of Solutions to the Metrizability Equation. Journal of Geometric Analysis10.1007/s12220-018-0084-5
  • Gover, A. R., & Waldron, A. (2017). Renormalized volume. Communications in Mathematical Physics, 354 (3), 1205-1244. 10.1007/s00220-017-2920-z
  • Gover, A. R., & Matveev, V. S. (2017). Projectively related metrics, Weyl nullity and metric projectively invariant equations. Proceedings of the London Mathematical Society, 114 (2), 242-292. 10.1112/plms.12002
  • Čap A, Rod Gover, A., Graham, C. R., & Hammerl, M. (2016). Conformal holonomy equals ambient holonomy. Pacific Journal of Mathematics, 285 (2), 303-318. 10.2140/pjm.2016.285.303
  • Gover, A. R., Hassannezhad, A., Jakobson, D., & Levitin, M. (2016). Zero and negative eigenvalues of the conformal Laplacian. Journal of Spectral Theory, 6 (4), 793-806. 10.4171/JST/142

Contact details

Primary office location

SCIENCE CENTRE 303 - Bldg 303
New Zealand

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