Samuel Crew

About me

I am a 4th year PhD student in theoretical physics. I am interested in integrability, enumerative geometry and duality in supersymmetric quantum field theory. Supervised by Prof. Nick Dorey

Samuel C. Crew (Trin. Coll.)
Centre for Mathematical Sciences
University of Cambridge
Wilberforce Rd,
Cambridge, CB3 0WA.

phone: +44 (0) 1223 765253
fax: +44 (0) 1223 765253
e-mail: me (at)

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Short CV

vortices - instantons - Macdonald polynomials - quantum affine algebras - 3d N=4 theories - quiver varieties - holomorphic blocks - supersymmetric black holes - strings - Yangians - integrable spin chains - crystal bases - Young tableaux - Knizhnik-Zamolodchikov equations - conformal blocks - toric geometry - refined topological vertex - quantum groups - double affine Hecke algebras - conformal field theories - twisted indices - Coulomb branch algebras - geometric engineering - squashed three sphere indices - symplectic duality - quasimaps - M2 branes - K-theoretic localisation - monopole operators - modular forms - 3-manifolds - Laumon space - W-symmetry - Coulomb branch Hilbert series

Research Interests

My research lies on the interface of geometry and quantum field theory. I am mainly interested in the following: A picture of instanton moduli space

Publications and Preprints



A supervision with me as depicted by a student (artist credit @quantumcutie1228)



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