Taussky-Todd-Lonergan Professor, Emeritus
Ph.D., Columbia University, 1980. Professor, Caltech, 1988-2007; Taussky-Todd-Lonergan Professor, 2007-2022; Taussky-Todd-Lonergan Professor, Emeritus, 2022-; Executive Officer, 2013-16.
Research Areas: Mathematics
Dinakar works in Number Theory. His main research interests are in automorphic forms, arithmetical algebraic geometry, and representation theory of p-adic groups. In particular, he is interested in understanding these ﬁelds from multiple perspectives: algebraic, analytic, and geometric.