Saint Mary's College of California

Kathy Porter

blankKathy Porter

Professor of Mathematics
Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of Delaware, 1987

Email: kporter@stmarys-ca.edu
Telephone: (925) 631-4447
Office: Galileo 101-B


Research interests: Topology (function spaces, quasi-uniform spaces, continuum theory)

About: Prof. Porter is originally from New Jersey, and has been at Saint Mary’s College since 1990. When not doing mathematics, she likes to go to the movies and to sporting events, spend time with her family, travel, and read.

What’s New

The Math & CS Department is seeking applications for the Brother Dominic Barry Math Scholarships, which will be awarded to incoming freshmen in 2016! For information, go to Activities » Math Scholarship Competition.

Math in the Media

The United States has won the Math Olympiad for the first time in 21 years!

Quanta Magazing highlights a new result of Princeton mathematician Maria Chudnovsky regarding the coloring of perfect graphs.