PhD 1990 (University of Toronto)

Professor of Mathematics

Head of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Contact

Department of Mathematics and Statisitics

University of Regina

Regina, Saskatchewan S4S 0A2, Canada

e-mail: douglas.farenick "at" uregina.ca

Office location: College West Building 307.18; Telephone (306) 585-4425

Area of Research

Operator theory

Recent Refereed Publications

- D. Farenick, A. Kavruk, V.I. Paulsen, I.G. Todorov, Characterisations of the weak expectation property, New York Journal of Mathematics, to appear.
- D. Farenick, A. Kavruk, V.I. Paulsen, I.G. Todorov, Operator systems from discrete groups, Communications in Mathematical Physics 329 (2014), 207-238.
- M. Argerami, D. Farenick, The C*-envelope of an irreducible periodic weighted unilateral shift, Integral Equations and Operator Theory 77 (2013), 199-210.
- A. Bhattacharya, D. Farenick, Crossed product C*-algebras with the weak expectation property, New York Journal of Mathematics 19 (2013), 423-430.
- D. Farenick, R. Floricel, S. Plosker, Approximately clean quantum probability measures, Journal of Mathematical Physics 54 (2013), 052201 (16pp).
- D. Farenick, A. Kavruk, V.I. Paulsen, C*-algebras with the weak expectation property and a multivariable analogue of Ando's theorem on the numerical radius, Journal of Operator Theory 70 (2013), 573-590.
- M. Argerami, D. Farenick, P. Massey, Second-order local multiplier algebras of continuous trace C*-algebras, Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications 397 (2013), 822-836.

Books

- D.R. Farenick, Algebras of Linear Transformations, Springer-Verlag, New York, 2001.

- Fall 2014
- Mathematics 217 (Differential Equations). Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, from 1.30 to 2.20 o'clock

Supervision of Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Recent (Completed) Graduate Students

- Angshuman Bhattacharya, PhD 2014. Weak expectation properties of C*-algebras and operator systems.
- Sadia Mwangangi, MSc 2012, co-supervision with M. Argerami. Operator systems on finite-dimensional Hilbert spaces.
- Abdullah Al-Ahmari, PhD 2010. Tracial and rank equivalence of representations in von Neumann algebras.
- Tatiana Gerasimova, MSc 2010 (Kiev National Taras Shevchenko University), co-supervised with Vladimir Sergeichuk. Complete invariants for unitary similarity of upper triangular matrices in general position.
- Nadya Shvai, MSc 2010 (Kiev National Taras Shevchenko University), co-supervised with Vladimir Sergeichuk. Complete invariants for unitary similarity of unicellular matrices.

- Charlayna McGill. Discrete subgroups of matrix groups. 2014
- Adam Gorr. Structure of factorisable quantum channels and their complementary channels. 2014
- Natalia Filomeno. Mathematics of quantum information. Positive operator valued measures. 2012 and 2013
- Jerrod Smith. Classical and nonclassical randomness in quantum measurements. 2011

Service

- Chair, Finance Committee, Canadian Mathematical Society. 2013-2015
- Member, Executive of Council, University of Regina. 2012-2015
- Editorial Board, Operators and Matrices.

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