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Dr. Papiya Bhattacharjee
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Penn State Erie, The Behrend College


16 Prischak

School of Science

Penn State Erie, The Behrend College

4205 College Drive

Erie, PA 16563







Research Interests | Education | Publications |Books |  Professional Affiliations | OAL13 Conference

Research Interests

Ordered Algebraic Structure, Lattice Theory, Frame Theory, and Topology.


Ph.D. in Pure Mathematics, Bowling Green State University, August 2009.

M.S. in Pure Mathematics, University of Calcutta, July 2005.

B.S. in Mathematics, University of Calcutta, July 2003.

Recent Publications

P. Bhattacharjee, Distributive Join Semilattices, in preparation.

P. Bhattacharjee, T. Dube, and I. Naidoo, Clustering of General Filters and Ultrafilters. 11 pp.  (2016) [Submitted].

P. Bhattacharjee and T. Dube, Sobriety of Inverse Topology, Algebra Universalis, 12 pp.  (2016)  [In Press].

B. Banaschewski, P. Bhattacharjee, and J. Walters-Wayland, On the Archimedean Kernels of Function Rings in Pointfree Topology, Topology and Its Applications, 200, 44-50 (2016). 10.1016/j.topol.2015.12.011.

P. Bhattacharjee, A. Moshier, and J. Walters-Wayland, Rigid Extensions in

Pointfree Topology, Topology and Its Applications, 194, 400-408 (2015).

P. Bhattacharjee and M. Knox, pg-Extensions and p-Extensions with Applications to C(X), Journal of Algebra and Its Applications, 14(5), 1550068, 21 pp. (2015).

P. Bhattacharjee, M. Knox and W. McGovern, The Classical Ring of Quotients of Cc(X), Applied General Topology,15(2), 147-154 (2014). doi:10.4995/agt.2014.3181.

P. Bhattacharjee, M. Knox, and W. McGovern, p-Extensions, AMS Contemporary Book Series, 609, 19-32 (20140).

P. Bhattacharjee and W. McGovern, When Min(A)-1 is Hausdorff, Communications in Algebra. 41: 1-10 (2013).

P. Bhattacharjee , M. Knox and W. McGovern, p-Embeddings, Topology and Its Applications, 160(13), 1566-1576 (2013).

P. Bhattacharjee, Two Spaces of Minimal Primes, Journal of Algebra and its Applications. 11(1): 1250014 (2012).

P. Bhattacharjee, K. Drees and W. McGovern, Extensions of Commutative Rings, Topology and its Applications, 158(14): 1802-1814 (2011).

P. Bhattacharjee, Rigid Extensions of Algebraic Frames, Algebra Universalis. 62(1): 133-149 (2009).

P. Bhattacharjee, Minimal Prime Element Space of an Algebraic Frame.  Thesis (Ph.D.) (2009), 111pp..


              P. Bhattacharjee and K. Drees, Topology for Undergraduates, in progress.

              B. Banaschewski, P. Bhattacharjee, and J. Walters-Wayland, Introduction to Frames, in progress.                                                                                                                                                        

Professional Affiliations

Member, Mathematical Association of America, 2005 - present

Member, Sigma XI,  2012 - present

Member, Project NExT,  2010 - 2011

Member, American Mathematical Society, 2005 - 2009

Member, Association for Women in Mathematics, 2005 - 2009

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