Garrett Ervin

Department of Mathematical Sciences
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Wean Hall 7128
gervin [at] andrew [dot] cmu [dot] edu


I am a postdoc in mathematics at CMU. My research interests are in set theory, dynamics, and universal algebra. Click here for a copy of my research statement.

Papers and preprints

  1. Every linear order isomorphic to its cube is isomorphic to its square (Advances in Mathematics 313 (2017): 237-281)
  2. Distinct orders dividing each other on both sides (to appear in Proceedings of the AMS)
  3. The isomorphism AX = X (in preparation)

My thesis


  1. The cube problem for linear orders