Fredric Ancel

Fredric AncelProfessor

Office: EMS E473
Phone: (414) 229-6372

Educational Degrees

Ph.D., Wisconsin, 1976
M.A., Wisconsin, 1966
B.A., cum laude, Amherst College, 1965

Research Positions

American Mathematical Society Postdoctoral fellow, Princeton University, 1976-77

Selected Service and Projects

  • Co-Organizer, 2009 Annual Workshop on Geometric Topology
  • Co-Organizer, 2008 Spring Topology and Dynamics Conference
  • Senior Personnel, "Milwaukee Mathematics Partnership," National Science Foundation Grant, 2003-2008


Ancel, Fredric D., and Guilbault, Craig R. “Z-compactifications of open manifolds.” Topology 38. (1999): 1265-1280.
Guilbault, Craig R., and Ancel, Fredric D. “Interiors of compact contractible n-manifolds are hyperbolic(n ≥ 5).” J. Differential Geometry 45. (1997): 1-32.