Jing Tao


University of Oklahoma
Department of Mathematics
601 Elm Avenue Room 423
Norman, OK 73019
Office: PHSC 1115
Phone: (405) 325-4071
Email: jing@math.ou.edu


Linearly bounded conjugator property for mapping class groups
arXiv, Geometric and Functional Anaylsis 23 (2013), no. 1, 415-466
Diameter of the thick part of moduli space and simultaneous Whitehead moves
with Kasra Rafi
arXiv, Duke Mathematical Journal 162 (2013), no. 10, 1833-1876
Bounded combinatorics and the Lipschitz metric on Teichmüller space
with Ania Lenzhen and Kasra Rafi
arXiv, Geometriæ Dedicata 159 (2012), 353-371
Growth tight actions
with Goulnara Arzhantseva and Chris Cashen
arXiv, Pacific Journal of Mathematics 278-1 (2015), 1-49, doi: 10.2140/pjm.2015.278.1
Growth tight actions of product groups
with Chris Cashen
arXiv, to appear in Groups, Geometry, and Dynamics
Uniform growth rate
with Kasra Rafi
arXiv, Proceedings of the AMS 144 (2016), no. 4, 1415–1427
The shadow of a Thurston geodesic to the curve graph
with and
arXiv, Journal of Topology 2015 8 (4): 1085-1118, doi: 10.1112/jtopol/jtv031
Effective quasimorphisms on free chains
Effective quasimorphisms on right-angled Artin groups
arXiv, with and
Veech surfaces and simple closed curves
arXiv, with and
Coarse and fine geometry of the Thurston metric
preprint, with , , and


Spring 2016: Math 5863 — Topology II
Fall 2015: Math 5853 — Topology I


Major Thematic Program on Teichmüller Theory and its
Connection to Geometry, Topology, and Dynamcs
Fields Institute, Fall 2018
2016 Redbud Topology Conference
Norman, OK, April 2016
49th Spring Topology and Dynamics Conference
Special Session on Geometric Group Theory, Bowling Green, OH, May 2015
2014 Redbud Topology Conference
Norman, OK, April 2014
48th Spring Topology and Dynamics Conference
Special Session on Geometric Topology, Richmond, VI, March 2014
Third Young Geometric Group Theory Meeting
CIRM, January 2014
Cube Complexes and 3-Manifolds
Chicago, IL, May 2013
AWM Research Symposium 2013
Special Session on Groups and Geometry, Santa Clara, CA, March 2013
Lipschtiz Metric on Teichmüller Space
AIM, October 2012


My husband, Roi Docampo Álvarez, is also a mathematician.