Professor, Department of Mathematics

University of California, Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, CA 93106

Phone: (805) 893-3714

Fax: (805) 893-2385

E-mail: birge@math.ucsb.edu

- 1979
- Habilitation in Mathematics at the Technical University of Munich
- 1980-81
- C3-Professor at the Technical University of Munich
- September 1981 - December 1982
- Research Fellow of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft at the University of Utah and the University of Washington
- January - May 1983
- Visiting Professor at the University of Iowa
- 1983-86
- Associate Professor at the University of Iowa
- 1984-86
- C4-Professorship and Designated Chair for Algebra at the University of Passau, West Germany
- 1987--
- Professor at the University of California, Santa Barbara
- 1989-90
- Visiting Professor at the University of Utah
- 1990-92
- Professor at the University of Utah

- Representation Theory of Finite Dimensional Algebras
- Homological Aspects
- Geometric Aspects
- Decomposition Theory

- Non Finite Dimensional Ring and Module Theory
- Algebraic Compactness
- Pure Semisimple Rings
- Large Direct Products
- Exchange Property for Decompositions
- Equivalence and Duality

- Interactions of Algebra and Logic
- Abelian Group Theory

Last Modified: January 2001