Max Forester
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Publications and preprints (Click for abstracts)

Deformation
and rigidity of simplicial group actions on trees,
Geom. Topol.
6 (2002), 219267

On
uniqueness of JSJ decompositions of finitely generated groups,
Comment. Math. Helv.
78 (2003), 740751

Diagrams
and the second homotopy group,
Comm. Anal. Geom.
13 (2005), 801820
(with Colin
Rourke)

The
adjunction problem over torsionfree groups,
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA
102 (2005), 1267012671
(with Colin
Rourke)

Splittings
of generalized BaumslagSolitar groups,
Geom. Dedicata
121 (2006), 4359

A
fixed point theorem and relative asphericity,
Enseign. Math.
51 (2005), 231237
(with Colin
Rourke)

Snowflake
groups, PerronFrobenius eigenvalues, and isoperimetric spectra,
Geom. Topol.
13 (2009), 141187
(with
Noel Brady,
Martin Bridson,
Krishnan Shankar)

Whitehead
moves for Gtrees,
Bull. London Math. Soc. 41 (2009), 205212
(with Matt
Clay)

On the
isomorphism problem for generalized BaumslagSolitar groups,
Algebr. Geom.
Topol. 8 (2008), 22892322
(with Matt
Clay)

Density
of isoperimetric spectra,
Geom. Topol.
14 (2010), 435472
(with Noel Brady)

Turn
graphs and extremal surfaces in free groups,
Contemp. Math. 560 (2011), 171178
(with Noel
Brady, Matt Clay)

Stable
commutator length in BaumslagSolitar groups and quasimorphisms for
tree
actions, Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 368
(2016), 47514785
(with Matt
Clay, Joel Louwsma)

The
Dehn functions of StallingsBieri
groups, Math. Ann. 368 (2017), 671683
(with William Carter)

Snowflake
geometry in CAT(0)
groups, J. Topol. 10 (2017), 883920
(with Noel Brady)

Effective
quasimorphisms on rightangled Artin groups,
Ann. Inst. Fourier 69 (2019), 15751626
(with Talia
Fernós, Jing Tao)

Veech
surfaces and simple closed curves,
Israel
J. Math. 223 (2018), 323342
(with Robert Tang, Jing Tao)

Genus
bounds in rightangled Artin groups,
Publ. Mat. 64 (2020), 233253
(with Ignat
Soroko, Jing Tao)

On
wellaligned elements of groups acting on trees, unpublished note

On
stable commutator length of nonfilling curves in surfaces,
Proc. Roy. Soc. Edinburgh Sect. A,
to appear
(with Justin
Malestein)

Incommensurable
lattices in BaumslagSolitar complexes,
J. London Math. Soc. 109 (2024), e12879, 31 pp.

Finiteindex
accessibility of groups, preprint
(with Anthony Martino)

Topological
properties of reflectionless canonical systems,
preprint
(with Christian Remling)
Links
Department of
Mathematics,
University of Oklahoma,
Norman
OK
73019,
USA
email:
mf@ou.edu office:
1110 PHSC