# Kevin Allen

## Contact Information

Kevin Allen

School of Mathematics and Statistics

University College Dublin

Email: kevin dot allen1 at ucdconnect dot ie

Supervisor: Robert Osburn

## Research Interests

Knot Theory, Number Theory, Modular Forms, Combinatorics, Projective Geometry

## Publications

- K. Allen, “Generalised rank deviations for overpartitions”, in preparation.
- K. Allen and R. Osburn, “Unimodal sequences and mixed false theta functions”, submitted.
- K. Allen and J. Sheekey, “On translation hyperovals in semifield planes”,
*Designs, Codes and Cryptography*, accepted for publication.

## Teaching (TA/ Tutor Roles)

MATH 10200 Matrix Algebra

MATH 10210 Foundations of Maths for Computer Science I

MATH 10030 Maths for Business

MATH 10350 Calculus for Mathematical and Physical Sciences

MATH 20320 Quantitative Methods in Business

MATH 20300 Linear Algebra 2 for the Math Sci

MATH 20060 Calculus of Several Variables

ACM 10060 Applications of Differential Equations

ACM 30030 Multivariable Calculus for Engineering II

MST 30070 Differential Geometry

## Recent and Upcoming Talks

Canadian Number Theory Association Meeting, Fields Institute, June 2024 (Video of talk)

32èmes Journées Arithmétiques, Université de Lorraine, July 2023

35th Automorphic Forms Workshop, LSU, May 2023

Workshop on Integer Partitions, Nesin Mathematics Village, June 2022

Short PhD Talks, UCD Mathematical Society, Nov 2021

## Recent and Upcoming Conferences

Building Bridges: 6th EU/US Summer School & Workshop on Automorphic Forms and Related Topics (BB6)
School and Workshop on Automorphic Forms and Related Topics, CIRM, September 2024

Canadian Number Theory Association Meeting, Fields Institute, June 2024

32èmes Journées Arithmétiques, Université de Lorraine, July 2023

35th Automorphic Forms Workshop, LSU, May 2023

Ramanujan and Euler: Partitions, mock theta functions, and q-series, Online Number Theory School, July 2022

Workshop on Integer Partitions
, Nesin Mathematics Village, June 2022

2022 NSF-CBMS Regional Research Conferences in the Mathematical Sciences:
Ramanujan’s Partition Congruences, Mock Theta Functions, and Beyond, University of Texas RGV, May 2022

## Funding and Awards

UCD Research Demonstratorship 2021

UCD Casey Medal 2020

UCD Stage 3 Scholar 2018

UCD Entrance Scholar 2016

## Theses

- BSc Mathematics:
*"Semifields: A Classification Problem"*
- MSc Mathematical Science:
*"Hyperovals, Semifields and Cherowitzo's Conjecture"*