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)

  • 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
  • Gover, A. R., Latini, E., & Waldron, A. (2016). Metric Projective Geometry, BGG Detour Complexes and Partially Massless Gauge Theories. Communications in Mathematical Physics, 341 (2), 667-697. 10.1007/s00220-015-2490-x
  • Čap A, Gover, A., Graham, C., & Hammerl, M. (2016). Conformal holonomy equals ambient holonomy. Pacific Journal of Mathematics, 285 (2), 303-318. 10.2140/pjm.2016.285.303
  • Čap A, & Gover, A. R. (2015). Scalar curvature and projective compactness. Journal of Geometry and Physics, 98, 475-481. 10.1016/j.geomphys.2015.08.025
  • Gover, A. R., Latini, E., & Waldron, A. (2015). Metric projective geometry, BGG detour complexes and partially massless gauge theories. Communications in Mathematical Physics, 341 (2).10.1007/s00220-015-2490-x
  • Curry, S. N., & Gover, A. R. (2015). CR embedded submanifolds of CR manifolds. arXiv Related URL.
  • Gover, A. R., Latini, E., & Waldron, A. (2015). Poincare-Einstein holography for forms via conformal geometry in the bulk. Memoirs of the American Mathematical Society, 235 (1106)10.1090/memo/1106
  • Gover, A. R., & Waldron, A. (2015). Submanifold Conformal Invariants and a Boundary Yamabe Problem. Paper presented at Geometric Analysis Conference, Centre Recerca Matematica, Barcelona, SPAIN. 1 July - 5 July 2013. Extended Abstracts Fall 2013: Geometrical Analysis; Type Theory, Homotopy Theory and Univalent Foundations. (pp. 6). 10.1007/978-3-319-21284-5_4

Contact details

Primary office location

SCIENCE CENTRE 303 - Bldg 303
New Zealand

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