# Fredric Ancel

## Professor

**Office:**EMS E473

**Phone:**(414) 229-6372

**E-mail:**ancel@uwm.edu

**Web:**http://pantherfile.uwm.edu/ancel/www

### 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

### Publications

Ancel, Fredric D., and Guilbault, Craig R. “Z-compactifications of open manifolds.”

*Topology, 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, J. Differential Geometry*45. (1997): 1-32.