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Randy McCarthy

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Contact Information

112 English Hall, M/C 718
608 S Wright St
Urbana, IL 61801

Research Interests

Algebraic K-theory, algebraic topology, Spectra, Calculus of Functors.


Cornell University, Ph.D., June 1990

Awards and Honors

Beckman Associate in the Center for Advanced Study, University of Illinois, 1998-1999.
Sloan Research Fellowship, 1996-1998.
Sloan Dissertation Fellowship, 1989-1990.

Additional Campus Affiliations

LAS Associate Dean for Technology and Online Learning

Recent Publications

Bauer, K., Johnson, B., McCarthy, R., & Eldred, R. (2015). Cross effects and calculus in an unbased setting. Transactions of the American Mathematical Society, 367(9), 6671-6718.

Dundas, B. I., Goodwillie, T. G., & McCarthy, R. (2013). The Local Structure of Algebraic K-Theory. (Algebra and Applications; Vol. 18). Springer.

Lindenstrauss, A., & McCarthy, R. (2012). On the algebraic K-theory of formal power series. Journal of K-Theory, 10(1), 165-189.

Lindenstrauss, A., & McCarthy, R. (2012). On the Taylor tower of relative K-theory. Geometry and Topology, 16(2), 685-750.

Intermont, M., Johnson, B., & McCarthy, R. (2008). The rank filtration and Robinson's complex. Journal of Pure and Applied Algebra, 212(4), 735-752.

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