John Michael Boardman is a mathematician whose speciality is algebraic and differential topology. He was formerly at the University of Cambridge, England; he is currently a full professor at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. Boardman is most widely known for his construction of the first rigorously correct model of the homotopy category of spectra.
John Michael Boardman
13 February 1938
|Alma mater||University of Cambridge|
|Known for||algebraic topology and Differential geometry and topology|
|Institutions||Johns Hopkins University|
|Thesis||On stable homotopy theory and some applications (1965)|
|Doctoral advisor||C. T. C. Wall|
- Boardman, John M. (1967). "Singularities of differentiable maps". Publications Mathématiques de l'IHÉS. 33: 21–57. MR 0231390.
- Boardman, John Michael (1999). "Conditionally convergent spectral sequences". Homotopy invariant algebraic structures (Baltimore, MD, 1998). Contemporary Mathematics. 239. Providence, RI: American Mathematical Society. pp. 49–84. doi:10.1090/conm/239/03597. ISBN 9780821810576. MR 1718076.
- Michael Boardman at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
- List of Fellows of the American Mathematical Society, retrieved 2012-11-10.