• Peter Gothen

  • Research Area

    Algebraic and Differential Geometry

  • Institution

    University of Porto

  • PhD

    Institution: University of Warwick
    Year: 1996

  • Main research publications

    • The singular fibre of the Hitchin map (with A. Oliveira) ", Int. Math. Res. Notices 2013 (2013)
    • Higgs bundles and surface group representations in the real symplectic group (with O. Garcia-Prada and I. Mundet i Riera) ", Journal of Topology 6 (2013)
    • Betti numbers of the moduli space of rank 3 parabolic Higgs bundles (with O. García-Prada, P. B. Gothen and V. Muñoz) ", Memoirs of the American Mathematical Society 187 (2007)
    • Homological algebra of twisted quiver bundles (with A. D. King) ", J. London Math. Soc. 71 (2005)
    • Surface group representations and U(p,q)-Higgs bundles (with S. B. Bradlow, O. Garcia-Prada) ", J. Diff. Geom. 64 (2003)
  • PhD Students

    • Mapping Spaces of Gray Categories co-supervision with João Faria Martins (principal supervisor), 2013
    • ongoing
    • Hitchin pairs for the indefinite unitary group 2012
    • ongoing
    • ongoing
    • ongoing

Research and Events


  • PhD Defense
    Fernando Lucatelli Nunes - Pseudomonads and Descent
    10:00 - Sala dos Capelos, Univ. Coimbra
    January 24, 2018
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Defended Theses

  • Descent theory of (T,V)-categories: global-descent and étale-descent
      Pier Giorgio Basile (September 2017)
      Maria Manuel Clementino
  • Representations of generalized quivers
      Artur Duarte Ferreira de Araújo (June 2017)
      Peter Gothen
  • On semisimple Hopf actions
      Deividi Ricardo Pansera (June 2017)
      Christian Edgar Lomp
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