About Solomon Jekel
PhD, Dartmouth College, 1974
C.L.E. Moore Instructor, M.I.T. 1974-1976
Lefschetz Visiting Professor, Centro de Investigacion, Mexico City, 1976-1979
Visiting Professor, Utrecht University, Netherlands, 1999
Joined Northeastern in 1980
The study of those properties that are preserved through continuous deformations of objects. It can be used to abstract the inherent connectivity of objects while ignoring their detailed form.