I am a professor in the Department of Mathematics at Ohio State University. My research interest include various interactions of topology and geometry with combinatorics, probability, and statistical mechanics.

I am currently advising PhD students Ayat Ababneh, Shreeya Behera, Paul Duncan, Jimin Kim, and Francisco Martinez-Figueroa.

My former PhD students:

  • Katie Ritchey (2019) is a tenure-track assistant professor in the math department at University of Mount Union.
  • Andrew Newman (2018) is a "Facets of Complexity" postdoc at Technische Universität Berlin.
  • Érika Roldán (2018) is a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow in the EuroTechPostdoc Programme.
  • Kyle Parsons (2017) is a data scientist at Root Insurance.
  • Greg Malen (2016) is a postdoc at Duke University.

My former postdocs:

You can email me at mkahle (AT SYMBOL) DEPT.UNIVERSITY.edu.


Department of Mathematics
The Ohio State University

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