Özgür Esentepe

September, 2015


Is this teaching related? For example, are you a student and do you want to ask a question about a class that I am teaching? If your answer is yes, please email me at

  • ozgur[dot]esentepe[at]mail[dot]utoronto[dot]ca

Otherwise, my email address is

  • ozgures[at]math[dot]toronto[dot]edu

If you prefer writing letters, you can send them to

  • Department of Mathematics
    University of Toronto
    40 St. George Street, Room 6290
    Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 2E4


It is possible that we met before.

You may be my classmate. I was:

  • at Kadikoy Anadolu Lisesi between 2003 and 2008,
  • at Bogazici Universitesi between 2008 and 2013,
  • at University of Toronto since 2013.

You may be my villagemate. I was:

  • at Nesin Mathematics Village for more than 20 weeks starting from Summer 2009.

You may be my talkmate. I gave a talk;

  • at Syracuse University - Algebra Seminar (February 2018),
  • at University of Utah - Commutative Algebra Seminar (April 2018),
  • at Maurice Auslander International Conference (April 2018),
  • at ICRA 2018 (August 2018),
  • at University of Waterloo - Algebra Seminar (October 2018)

You may be my conferencemate. I was:

You may be my AdIMOMmate. I was:

You may be my studentmate. I was:


AdIMOM - Adelaide Institute of Mediocre and Outstanding Mathematics
Department of Mathematics
Fields Institute
Video Lectures from the Geometric Algebra Workshop (July 2015)
Nesin Mathematics Village (See Photos on the left panel) Watch the drone flying over the village.
Nesin Matematik Köyü ve e-kütüphanesi (Türkçe)
Matematik Dünyası Dergisi (Türkçe)
IMAGINARY, open mathematics
IMAGINARY, açık matematik (Türkçe)
Turkish Math Society
Türk Matematik Derneği (Türkçe)
Parker Glynn-Adey
Jeffrey Im
We will not be a part of this crime [link updated.]

Good Read

Here are some pieces which I enjoy(ed) reading.

-Recette du Kimchi by Alexander Grothendieck (French).
-A Mad Day's Work: From Grothendieck to Connes and Kontsevich - The Evolution of Concepts of Space and Geometry by Pierre Cartier.
Today's Menu: Geometry and Resolution of Singular Algebraic Surfaces. by Eleonore Faber and Herwig Hauser.