16,470 reputation
2 39 100

Benjamin Steinberg

I am an algebraist interested in a broad range of areas. I've worked on semigroups, geometric group theory, algebraic combinatorics, representation theory, self-similar groups (aka automaton groups), profinite groups and random walks on semigroups and groups. I've been particularly interested in interactions between these areas and Computer Science and am fond of algorithmic questions. I've also dabbled with operator algebras associated to etale groupoids and inverse semigroups. Currently, I am interested in applications of finite semigroup theory to finite state Markov chains.

My blog is http://bensteinberg.wordpress.com/author/bsteinbg/

Top Tags (168)

Score 425
Posts 103
Posts % 28
Score 182
Posts 46
Score 167
Posts 44
Score 153
Posts 36
Score 118
Posts 32
Score 101
Posts 39

Top Posts (363) All Questions Answers | Votes Newest

View all questions and answers

Badges (141)

Gold 2


Silver 39


Bronze 100