Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Greg Bell, Associate Professor
Director of Graduate Studies

Greg

Office: Petty 144
Phone: 256-1117
Email address: gcbell@uncg.edu
Personal web page: www.uncg.edu/~gcbell/
Starting year at UNCG: 2005
Office hours: MTF 11:00-12:00; By Appointment

Education

Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of Florida (2002)

Teaching

Spring, 2014
  • MAT 395-01 LEC (Introduction to Mathematical Analysis), MWF 10:00-10:50, Petty Building 007
  • MAT 549-01 IND (Topics in Applied Mathematics)
  • MAT 799-05 DIS (Dissertation)
Summer Session 1, 2014
  • MAT 802-02 DIS (Dissertation Extension)
Summer Session 2, 2014
  • MAT 292-11 LEC (Calculus II), MTWR 8:00-10:00, Petty Building 150
Fall, 2014
  • MAT 395-01 LEC (Introduction to Mathematical Analysis), MWF 10:00-10:50, Petty Building 217
  • MAT 601-01 SEM (Seminar in the Teaching of Mathematics I), F 2:00-2:50, Petty Building 217
  • MAT 647-01 LEC (Linear Algebra and Matrix Theory), MWF 12:00-12:50, Petty Building 007
  • MAT 802-03 DIS (Dissertation Extension)

Research Interests

Topology, Group Theory
Current Students: Danielle Moran

Selected Recent Publications

  • Bell, G. C.; Nagórko, A. A new construction of universal spaces for asymptotic dimension. Topology Appl. 160 (2013), no. 1, 159–169.
  • Bell, G. ; Dranishnikov, A. Asymptotic dimension in Będlewo. Topology Proc. 38 (2011), 209--236.
  • Bell, G. ; Dranishnikov, A. Asymptotic dimension. Topology Appl. 155 (2008), no. 12, 1265--1296.
  • Bell, Gregory C. ; Fujiwara, Koji . The asymptotic dimension of a curve graph is finite. J. Lond. Math. Soc. (2) 77 (2008), no. 1, 33--50.
  • Bell, G. C. ; Dranishnikov, A. N. A Hurewicz-type theorem for asymptotic dimension and applications to geometric group theory. Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 358 (2006), no. 11, 4749--4764.

Brief Bio

Dr. Bell received his Ph.D. in 2002 from the University of Florida and joined the UNCG faculty in 2005. He currently serves as the Director of Graduate Studies. His research studies geometric group theory, geometric topology, and asymptotic invariants of groups.