Hi! My name is Yan Yau (not Yan).

I am a first year PhD student at the University of Edinburgh working with Professor Minhyong Kim. My research interests lie in Algebraic Number Theory, Arithmetic Geometry, and Arithmetic Topology. I am a part of the Hodge Institute, the Maxwell Institute, and the Glasgow-Maxwell Training Center in Algebraic Structures (GlaMS).

I did my undergradraduate and masters at Magdalene College, University of Cambridge.

I can be contacted through email at yanyau.cheng(at)ed.ac.uk.