# Urs Schreiber

**Urs Schreiber** (born 1974) is a mathematician specializing in the connection between mathematics and theoretical physics (especially string theory) and currently working as a researcher at the Czech Academy of Sciences, Institute of Mathematics, Department for Algebra, Geometry and Mathematical Physics.[1]

## Education

Schreiber obtained his doctorate from the University of Duisburg-Essen in 2005 with a thesis supervised by Robert Graham and titled *From Loop Space Mechanics to Nonabelian Strings*.[2]

## Work

Schreiber's research fields include the mathematical foundation of quantum field theory.

Schreiber is a co-creator of the *n*Lab, a wiki for research mathematicians and physicists working in higher category theory.

## Selected writings

- With Hisham Sati,
*Mathematical Foundations of Quantum Field and Perturbative String Theory*, Proceedings of Symposia in Pure Mathematics, volume 83 AMS (2011) - Schreiber, Urs (2013). "Differential cohomology in a cohesive ∞-topos". arXiv:1310.7930v1 [math-ph].

## Notes

- Researchers, Czech Academy of Sciences, retrieved 2015-07-31.
- DuEPublico

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