**José Antonio Zapata**

Centro de Ciencias
Matemáticas

UNAM Campus Morelia Morelia

CP 58190 Michoacán, México

Before being here:

*Bs Physics* UNAM, México

*PhD Physics* Penn State, USA

*Postdoc* RRI, India

### Previous PhD students:

**Mona Arjang**

Two studies about nonlinearity in field theories

PhD in physics. Thesis co-directed together with Dr. Christian Schubert.

**Homero Díaz Marín**

The curvature operator of abelian generalized connections

PhD in mathematics. Thesis co-directed together with Dr. Raymundo Bautista.

**Elisa Manrique Ascencio**

Towards semiclassical macroscopic limit of quantum gravity

PhD in physics. Thesis co-directed together with Dr. Axel Weber.

### Previous MSc students:

**Mauricio Bustamante Londoño**

The lagrangian formalism in classical field theory

MSc in mathematics.

**César Alejandro Soto Posada**

Average curvature in principal fiber bundles

MSc in mathematics.

### Previous BSc thesis students:

**Jorge Martinez Ortega**

An approach to C-flat connections

BSc in physics

**Claudio Meneses Torres**

Geometry of simplicial and C-coarse connections

BSc in mathematical physics