Monthly Archives: May 2012


I recently resigned from the editorial board of the Journal of Pure and Applied Algebra. This has nothing to do with Timothy Gowers’ boycott of Elsevier (which, incidentally, I view as extremely silly). I am already the managing editor of IJAC and an editor in two other journals. Also it looks like JPAA does not […]

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I am interested in algorithmic problems in algebraic structures. Here is my most recent paper. Abstract: We construct the first examples of finitely presented residually finite groups with arbitrarily complicated word problem and depth function. The groups are solvable of class 3. We also prove that the universal theory of finite solvable of class 3 […]