Dr Louis Theran

Lecturer

Researcher profile

Phone
+44 (0)1334 46 3807
Email
louis.theran@st-andrews.ac.uk
Office
328 MI
Location
Mathematical Institute

 

Research areas

I like to work on problems that feature an interaction between geometry, combinatorics, and algorithmic considerations.

PhD supervision

  • Bromlyn Cameron
  • Maria Tsalakou
  • Jack Southgate

Selected publications

  • Open access

    Realizations of isostatic material frameworks

    Sadjadi, M., Hagh, V. F., Kang, M., Sitharam, M., Connelly, R., Gortler, S. J., Theran, L., Holmes-Cerfon, M. & Thorpe, M. F., 24 Sep 2021, In: Physica Status Solidi. B. 258, 9, 17 p., 2000555.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Open access

    Algebraic matroids in action

    Rosen, Z., Sidman, J. & Theran, L., 24 Feb 2020, (E-pub ahead of print) In: The American Mathematical Monthly. Latest Articles

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Open access

    Almost rigidity of frameworks

    Holmes-Cerfon, M., Theran, L. S. & Gortler, S. J., 19 Dec 2020, (E-pub ahead of print) In: Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics. Early online, p. 1-63 63 p., 21971.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Open access

    Generically globally rigid graphs have generic universally rigid frameworks

    Connelly, R., Gortler, S. & Theran, L. S., 22 Mar 2020, In: Combinatorica. 40, p. 1-37

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Open access

    Hidden symmetries generate rigid folding mechanisms in periodic origami

    McNerney, J., Chen, B. G., Theran, L. S., Santangelo, C. & Rocklin, Z., 1 Dec 2020, In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 117, 48, p. 30252-30259

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Open access

    Generic unlabeled global rigidity

    Gortler, S., Theran, L. & Thurston, D., 30 Jul 2019, In: Forum of Mathematics, Sigma. 7, p. 1-34 34 p., e21.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Open access

    Rigidity for sticky disks

    Connelly, R., Gortler, S. J. & Theran, L. S., 28 Feb 2019, In: Proceedings of the Royal Society A - Mathematical, Physical & Engineering Sciences. 475, 2222, 16 p., 20180773.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Open access

    Affine rigidity and conics at infinity

    Connelly, R., Gortler, S. J. & Theran, L., Jul 2018, In: International Mathematics Research Notices. 2018, 13, p. 4084-4102 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Open access

    Analytic analysis of auxetic metamaterials through analogy with rigid link systems

    Rayneau-Kirkhope, D., Zhang, C., Theran, L. S. & Dias, M., Feb 2018, In: Proceedings of the Royal Society A - Mathematical, Physical & Engineering Sciences. 474, 2210, 12 p., 20170753.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Open access

    Algorithms for detecting dependencies and rigid subsystems for CAD

    Farre, J., Kleinschmidt, H., Sidman, J., John, A. S., Stark, S., Theran, L. & Yu, X., 1 Oct 2016, In: Computer Aided Geometric Design. 47, p. 130-149 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

 

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