Information from The Mathematics Genealogy
Daniel Mathews obtained a Ph.D. degree in mathematics at Stanford University in 2009.
The title of the thesis was:
Chord Diagrams, Contact Topological Quantum Field Theory, and Contact Categories.
The thesis supervisors were Yakov Eliashberg and Steven Paul Kerckhoff.
Recent updates: Paul Zeitz, Zvezdelina Stankova, Federico Ardila Mantilla, Ronald van Luijk, Dan Stefanica.