The Department of Mathematics

Middlesex College

London, ON

Canada, N6A 5B7

Tel: 519.661.3639

Fax: 519.661.3610

Undergraduate inquiries:

math-inquiry@uwo.ca

Graduate inquiries:

math-grad-program@uwo.ca

All other inquiries:

mathdept@uwo.ca

Assistant Professor

Chair of Graduate Admissions

Department of Mathematics

University of Western Ontario

Middlesex College 116

Email: kkapulki 'at' uwo.ca

Phone: x86534

- Higher Category Theory and Homotopy Theory
- Univalent Foundations and Homotopy Type Theory
- Cryptography
- Formalization of Mathematics

- Zachery Lindsey, postdoc (j/w D. Christensen), 2018-19.
- Brandon Doherty, PhD student, 2017-21.
- Mayecxiliana Cardenas Montoya, PhD student, 2018-22.
- César Bardomiano Martinez, MSc student, 2019.

Western Cryptography Research Group

- Math 2120B: Intermediate Linear Algebra, Winter 2019.
- Math 3159B: Introduction to Cryptography, Winter 2019.
- Reading Seminar: Factorization Homology, Winter 2019.
- Math 9511A: Category Theory, Summer 2019.

- Participant of the Midwest HoTT Seminar 2019, Indiana University (Bloomington), March 9-10, 2019.
- Invited speaker at the Cornell Topology Festival, May 10-12, 2019.
- Scientific Committee member of the HoTT/UF Workshop 2019, Oslo (Norway), June 12-14, 2019.
- Research Member in the program Higher Categories and Categorification at the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley, Spring 2020.

- Organizer (j/w D. Christensen) of the HoTT Electronic Seminar Talks.
- Organizer (j/w R. Jardine) of the Geometry and Topology Seminar at Western.

- Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters (project: Homotopy Type Theory and Univalent Foundations), Fall 2018.
- Lead organizer of the conference From the Fundamental Lemma to Discrete Geometry, to Formal Verification (in honor of Thomas C. Hales on the occasion of his 60th birthday), University of Pittsburgh, June 18-22, 2018.
- Organizer of the inaugural Midwest HoTT Seminar, May 26-27, 2018.
- Organizer of Workshop and School on Univalent Mathematics, Birmingham, UK, December 11-15, 2017.
- Program Committee member of the HoTT/UF Workshop 2017, 2018, 2019.
- Participant of the Big Proof program at Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Summer 2017.
- Lead organizer of the AMS Math Research Communities Workshop on Homotopy Type Theory, June 4-10, 2017.
- Receipient of the Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Research Funding (C$20,000) for the project
*Cryptographic Multilinear Maps*, 2016-17. - Organizer of the Workshop on Homotopy Type Theory and Univalent Foundations, Fields Institute, May 16-20, 2016.
- Receipient of the Thomas C. Hales Distinguished Research Award for the best dissertation written by a graduate student in mathematics at the University of Pittsburgh, 2014.
- Receipient of the Andrew Mellon Predoctoral Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh, 2013-14.
- Visiting student at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, 2012-13.