Stichting VU

10/25/2023 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 10/26/2023 10:58

Inbar Klang new member of the department

25 October 2023
Inbar Klang joined the mathematics department as an assistant professor in July.

Inbar is an algebraic topologist who specializes in developing and applying tools of homotopy theory motivated by manifold topology. She enjoys working on factorization homology, particularly its applications in stable homotopy theory (including topological Hochschild homology.)

Before moving to Amsterdam, Inbar held postdoctoral positions at EPFL and Columbia University, as well as an endowed postdoctoral fellowship at MSRI. Inbar received her PhD from Stanford University in 2018, supervised by Ralph Cohen.

Outside of work, Inbar's hobbies include hiking, swimming outdoors in the summer, karaoke, and eating chocolate.