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Pure MathematicsUniversity of Waterloo
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
N2L 3G1
Departmental office: MC 5304
Phone: 519 888 4567 x33484
Fax: 519 725 0160
Email: puremath@uwaterloo.ca
Department of Pure Mathematics
University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
N2L 3G1
Office room number: Mathematics & Computer (MC) 5316
Office telephone number: 519-888-4567 ext. 35698
Email: yrliu@uwaterloo.ca
Year | Qualification | Degree | School |
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2003 | PhD | Mathematics | Harvard University (Supervisor: Barry Mazur) |
1998 | MS | Mathematics | Queen's University (Supervisor: Ram Murty) |
1998 | BA | Mathematics | McGill University |
Dates | Position | Department | Insitution |
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2013-present | Professor | Pure Mathematics | University of Waterloo |
2008-2013 | Associate Professor | Pure Mathematics | University of Waterloo |
Winter 2007 | Visiting Scholar | Pure Mathematics | University of Michigan |
Winter 2005 | Visiting Scholar | Pure Mathematics | University of Michigan |
2003-2008 | Assistant Professor | Pure Mathematics | University of Waterloo |
W. Kuo, Y.-R. Liu and X. Zhao, Multidimensional Vinogradov-type estimates in function fields, Canad. J. Math 66 (2014), 844-873.
T. H. Le and Y.-R. Liu, On sets of polynomials whose difference set contain no squares, Acta. Arith. 161 (2013), 127-143.
Y.-R. Liu and X. Zhao, A generalization of Roth’s theorem in function fields, Michigan Math. J. 61 (2012), 839-866.
Y.-R. Liu, C. V. Spencer and X. Zhao, A generalization of Meshulam’s theorem on subsets of finite abelian groups with no 3-term arithmetic progression (II), European J. of Combin. 32 (2011), 258-264.
Y.-R. Liu and T. D. Wooley, Waring’s problem in function fields, J. Reine Angew. Math., 638 (2010), 1-67.
Y.-R. Liu, C. V. Spencer and X. Zhao, Roth’s theorem on system of linear forms in function fields, Acta. Arith., 142 (2010), 377-386.
W. Kuo and Y.-R. Liu, Gaussian laws on Drinfeld modules, Int. J. Number Theory 7 (2009), 1179–1203.
W. Kuo and Y.-R. Liu, Cyclicity of finite Drinfeld modules, J. London Math. Soc. 80 (2009), 567-584.
W. Kuo and Y.-R. Liu, A Carlitz module analogue of a conjecture of Erd ̋os and Pomerance, Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 361 (2009), 4519-4539.
Y.-R. Liu and C. V. Spencer, A generalization of Roth’s theorem in function fields, Int. J. Number Theory 7 (2009), 1149-1154.
Y.-R Liu and C. V. Spencer, A generalization of Meshulam’s theorem on subsets of finite abelian groups with no 3-term arithmetic progression, Des. Codes Cryptogr. 52 (2009), 83- 91.
W. Kuo and Y.-R. Liu, The Erdo ̋s-Kac theorem and its generalizations, The anatomy of integers, CRM Proceedings & Lecture Notes 46 (2008), 209-216.
Y.-R. Liu and T. D. Wooley, The unrestricted variant of Waring’s problem in function fields, Funct. Approx. Comment. Math. 37 (2007), 285-292.
Y.-R. Liu, Prime analogues of the Erd ̋os-Kac theorem for elliptic curves, J. Number Theory 119 (2006), 155-170.
Y.-R. Liu and M. R. Murty, A weighted Tur ́an sieve method, J. Number Theory 116 (2006), 1-20.
Y.-R. Liu, A prime analogue of Erd ̋os-Pomerance’s conjecture for elliptic curves, Comment. Math. Helv. 80 (2005), 755-769.
Y.-R. Liu, Prime divisors of the number of rational points on elliptic curves with complex multiplication, Bull. London Math. Soc. 37 (2005), 658-664.
Y.-R. Liu and M. R. Murty, Sieve methods in combinatorics, J. Combin. Theory Ser. A 111 (2005), 1-23.
Y.-R. Liu, A generalization of the Erdo ̋s-Kac theorem and its applications, Canad. Math. Bull. 47 (2004), 589-606.
Y.-R. Liu, A generalization of the Tur ́an theorem and its applications, Canad. Math. Bull. 47 (2004), 573-588.
Y.-R. Liu, The Erd ̋os theorem and the Halberstam theorem in function fields, Acta Arith. 114 (2004), 323-330.
Y.-R. Liu and M. R. Murty, The Tura ́n sieve method and some of its applications, J. Ra- manujan Math. Soc. 14 (1999), 21-35.
Member, Scientific Committee, CMS Meeting, Montreal, December 2015
Editor, Taiwan Journal of Mathematics (since July 2014)
Local committee member, Two Weeks at Waterloo – a Summer School for Women in Math- ematics, University of Waterloo, August 2012
Co-organizer, Canadian Number Theory Association Meeting X, University of Waterloo, July 2008
Co-organizer, L-functions and Algebraic Curves Session, CMS Meeting, University of Water- loo, June 2005
Co-organizer, Workshop in Number Theory and Random Matrix Theory, University of Wa- terloo, June 2005
Lifetime member of Canadian Mathematics Society
Regular contributor to Math. Reviews
Reviewer of grant proposals for National Security Agency
Referee of various mathematical journals
Departmental office: MC 5304
Phone: 519 888 4567 x33484
Fax: 519 725 0160
Email: puremath@uwaterloo.ca