Makoto Yamashita

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Academic interests

operator algebras, quantum groups, and noncommutative geometry.

Past and upcoming courses

  • 2018 Autumn: Representation Theory (MAT4270 / MAT9270)
  • 2019 Spring: Advanced Functional Analysis (MAT4450)
  • 2019 Autumn: Representation Theory (MAT4270 / MAT9270)
  • 2020 Spring: Topics in Operator Algebras (MAT9390)
  • 2020 Autumn: Advanced Linear Analysis (MAT4410)
  • 2021 Spring: Algebraic Topology I (MAT4530)
  • 2021 Autumn: Representation Theory (MAT4270 / MAT9270)
  • 2022 Spring: Quantum Computing (MAT3420)


  • 2011 PhD, the University of Tokyo
  • 2011 Postdoc, Cardiff University
  • 2011 Postdoc, University of Rome Tor Vergata
  • 2012-2018 Assistant / Associate Professor, Ochanomizu University


  • MSJ Takebe Katahiro Prize, The Mathematical Society of Japan (September 2016)
  • The Young Scientists’ Prize (Japanese Description), The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (April 2018)


  1. with H.H. Neumann; Lieb type convexity for positive operator monotone decreasing functions (arXiv:2106.01095)
  2. with V. Proietti; Homology and K-theory of dynamical systems. II. Smale spaces with totally disconnected transversal (arXiv:2104.10938)
  3. with K. De Commer, S. Neshveyev, L. Tuset; Comparison of quantizations of symmetric spaces: cyclotomic Knizhnik–Zamolodchikov equations and Letzter–Kolb coideals (arXiv:2009.06018)
  4. Deformation of algebras associated to group cocycles (arXiv:1107.2512)
Tags: Mathematics, Operator algebras, Quantum groups, Noncommutative geometry, Belgium


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  • Yamashita, Makoto (2018). Dynamical characterization of categorical Morita equivalence for compact quantum groups.

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Published Aug. 29, 2018 4:07 PM - Last modified Jan. 19, 2022 8:22 PM