Don Davis's Home Page


  • My vita
  • ALGTOP-L, algebraic topology listserv, which I ran from 1995-2023 and continue as co-moderator. There are more than 3000 subscribers.
  • Homology, Homotopy, and Applications, a journal for which I serve as Executive Editor
  • My list of publications.
  • Reviews of my papers
  • List of my Ph.D. students.
  • My wikipedia page. (Thanks to Ken Monks.)
  • Inaugural Fellows of American Math Society
  • Encyclopedia article about topology, that I wrote
  • Tables of immersions and embeddings of real projective spaces
  • Information about my book, The Nature and Power of Mathematics, first published by Princeton University Press and now by Dover Publishing beginning Dec 2004.
  • Information about American Regions Math League team that I coach. My Lehigh Valley Fire team won the National Championship in 2005 and 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2024! Second in 2007, 2012, 2022, and 2023. Third in 2006, 2018, and 2021. Winners of 2023 and 2024 Harvard/MIT Math contest. Winners of Princeton contest 2009, 2010, 2012, 2023.
  • High school math contest, which I conduct each March (or late February). It was held on March 3, 2024.
  • Photos from my retirement banquet, April 6, 2024, taken by Kenuo Pan.
  • Photo taken June 4, 2022, at ARML reception at Lehigh University.

    Other interests

    Photo taken in June 2024 with Jean and our grandchildren

    One photo taken each year with our grandchildren.