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Institut Fourier-UMR 5582
100 rue des maths
38610 Gières

Office: 334
Tel. : 04 76 51 46 56

Email: Estanislao.Herscovich [at] univ-grenoble-alpes.fr
I am Assistant Professor at the Institut Fourier, Université Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble (pronouns: he/him or they/them).

From January 2013 to December 2014, I was Assistant Professor at the Mathematics Departement, FCEyN, UBA (Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires), Buenos Aires, Argentina, and a research member of the CONICET, Argentina.

From March 2010 to November 2011 I was an Alexander von Humboldt post-doc at the Universität Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany.

Concerning my undergraduate studies, I did my Master thesis in Mathematics, entitled La homología de Hochschild-Mitchell de categorías lineales y su parecido con la homolgía de Hochschild de álgebras (Hochschild-Mitchell homology of linear categories and its resemblance with Hochschild homology of algebras), as well as my Master thesis in Physics, entitled Modelos de Wess-Zumino-Witten sobre \(\mathrm{SL}(2,\mathbb{R})\) y teoría de cuerdas (Wess-Zumino-Witten models on \(\mathrm{SL}(2,\mathbb{R})\) and string theory), at the Universidad de Buenos Aires.

I did my PhD thesis in Mathematics, Teoría de representaciones y homología de álgebras de Yang-Mills (Representation theory and homology of Yang-Mills algebras) at the Universidad de Buenos Aires. My advisor was Andrea Solotar.

I did my Habilitation à diriger des recherches, entitled Théorie des représentations et algèbre homologique (Representation theory and homological algebra), at the Institut Fourier, Université Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble.

You may find my CV here.
Research interests

  • Representation theory of associative algebras;

  • Homological algebra, Hoschschild and cyclic (co)homology;

  • Koszul algebras and generalisations, Yang-Mills algebras, down-up algebras;

  • Quantum field theory, conformal field theory.

Some notes and preprints



Some beamer presentations



  • MAT366 (Riemann integration theory and probability) for the group L3B, Winter 2019 [French].

  • Algèbre 1 - MAT4111 (Basic commutative algebra and field extensions) for M1, Fall 2018 [French].

  • MAT303 (Calculus of functions of several variables) for the group MAT, Fall 2018 [French].

  • MAT334 (Vector calculus and matrix calculus) for the group PCMI, Fall 2017.

  • MAT334 (Vector calculus and matrix calculus) for the group PCMI, Fall 2016.