Dakota Thor Ihli

PhD Student
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I am a fourth-year PhD student here at U of I. I am involved in the logic research group, and my interests include descriptive set theory and its applications to topology and analysis. My thesis advisor is Anush Tserunyan.

I also hold a teaching assistantship, and I have been a TA for courses in calculus and algebra.

Research Interests

  • Descriptive set theory
  • Polish groups


  • BS Mathematics, North Dakota State University, Spring 2016
  • MS Mathematics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Fall 2017