A/Prof Alex GHITZA

Senior Lecturer

School of Mathematics and Statistics

  • Room: 166
  • Building: Peter Hall Building
  • Campus: Parkville

Research Interests

  • Automorphic forms
  • computational number theory
  • Galois representations
  • Shimura varieties

Research Groups

Publications, Grants and Awards

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Current Postgraduate Supervision

Name Thesis title
Yiannis FAM

Past Postgraduate Supervision

Name Thesis title
Natalie AISBETT "Reflection Graphs"
Sam CHOW "Sieve Methods and Primative Roots"
Max FLANDER "A theta operator for vector-valued Siegel modular forms"
Angus MCANDREW "Theta operators and galois representations for siegel modular forms"

Past Honours & MSc Students

Name Project title
Abdullatif Abdulrahman M ALTHEYAB "Conics and elliptic curves in number theory and cryptography"
Tracey CHEN "Modular forms and Galois representations"
Matt COLLINS "Representations of Heisenberg groups"
Owen COLMAN "A geometric approach to Maass' operator on Siegel modular forms"
Leon DI STEFANO "The Geometry of Covariance Selection"
Daniel JOHNSTON "Defining newforms in characteristic p"
Zhehao LI "Trace formulas of Hecke operators and their vanishing"
Angus MCANDREW "Maeda's Conjecture on Elliptic and Siegel Modular Forms"
Scott MULLANE "Vanishing Sheaf Cohomology"
Katherine SAUNDERS "Modular Forms and Rankin-Cohen Brackets: A Representation-Theoretic Perspective"
Robert SAYER "Abelian varieties and modular forms on symplectic groups"
Brian WAXMANN "Estimate of a constant related to the prime-counting function"


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  • Number Theory Seminar Coordinator