Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Steimle

Vorsitzender des Prüfungsausschusses Mathematik - Erasmusbeauftragter am Institut der Mathematik
Telefon: +49 821 598 - 2208
Raum: 3020 (L1)
Sprechzeiten: nach Vereinbarung
Adresse: Universitätsstraße 14, 86159 Augsburg

Research Interests

  • Classification and automorphisms of manifolds
  • Algebraic K- and L-theory
  • Positive scalar curvature


  1. An additivity theorem for cobordism categories, to appear in Algebr. Geom. Topol.
  2. (with G. Raptis) Topological manifold bundles and the A-theory assembly map, Proc. Am. Math. Soc. 148 (2020), pp. 2787-2799
  3. (with G. Raptis) On the h-cobordism category. I, to appear in Int. Math. Res. Not.
  4. (with D. Crowley and Th. Schick) Harmonic spinors and metrics of positive scalar curvature via the Gromoll filtration and Toda brackets, J. Topol. 11,4 (2018), pp. 1077-1099
  5. (with G. Raptis) A cobordism model for Waldhausen K-theory, J. Lond. Math. Soc. 99,2 (2018), pp. 516-534
  6. Degeneracies in quasi-categories, Journal of Homotopy and Related Structures 13,4 (2018), pp. 703-714
  7. (with F.T. Farrell and W. Lück) Approximately fibering a manifold over an aspherical one, Math. Ann. 370,1-2 (2018), pp. 669–726
  8. (with G. Raptis) Parametrized cobordism categories and the Dwyer-Weiss-Williams index theorem, J. Topol. 10,3 (2017), pp. 700-719
  9. (with W. Lück) Splitting the relative assembly map, Nil-terms and involutions, Annals of K-theory 1,4 (2016), pp. 339–377
  10. (with W. Lück) A twisted Bass-Heller-Swan decomposition for the non-connective K-theory of additive categories, Forum Math. 28,1 (2016), pp. 129-174
  11. (with B. Hanke and Th. Schick) The space of metrics of positive scalar curvature, Pub. Math. IHÉS 120,1 (2014), pp. 335–367
  12. (with W. Lück) Non-connective K- and Nil-spectra of additive categories, Contemp. Math. 617 (2014), pp. 205-236
  13. (with G. Raptis) On the map of Bökstedt-Madsen from the cobordism category to A-theory, Alg. Geom. Topol. 14,1 (2014), pp. 299-347
  14. Obstructions to stably fibering manifolds, Geom. Topol. 16,3 (2012), pp. 1691-1724
  15. Higher Whitehead torsion and the geometric assembly map, J. Topol. 5,3 (2012), pp. 529-574
  16. (with F.T. Farrell and W. Lück) Obstructions to fibering a manifold, Geom. Dedic. 148,1 (2010), pp. 35-69

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