Instituto de Matemáticas UNAM Unidad Oaxaca

León 2, altos, Oaxaca de Juárez

Centro Histórico

68000 Oaxaca, Mexico.

Office: 4

Email: lara (at) im.unam.mx

- Nov 2018 - today Post Doc DGAPA fellow working with Alfredo Nájera Chávez, UNAM Instituto de Matemáticas Unidad Oaxaca , Mexico
- Aug 2018 - Oct 2018 Post Doc with Bernd Sturmfels, MPI MIS Leipzig, Germany
- Nov 2015 - July 2018 Phd student with Peter Littelmann, University of Cologne, Germany
- Aug-Oct 2017 Visiting Martina Lanini at Università degli Studi di Roma "Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy
- Oct 2015 M.Sc. in Mathematics, University of Cologne, Germany
- Jul 2015 MASt in Pure Mathematics, University of Cambridge, Newnham College , U.K.
- Jun 2013 B.Sc. in Mathematics, University of Cologne, Germany

- June 2018: Feodor Lynen research fellowship, Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation, 24 months, 35.256 EUR annually + travel allowance
- February 2018: Arthur J. Krener Assistant Professor of Mathematics at the University of California, Davis, 12 months (renewable up to 36 months), annually 64.000 USD + 1000 USD travel allowance
- January 2018: Elliott Assistant Research Professorship at Duke University, 12 months, 60.000 USD
- August 2017: QM2 Grant for Phd students research visits
- July 2017: SIAM Student Travel Award, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
- March 2016: Funding award, Workshop Hot topics: Cluster algebras and wall-crossing, MSRI Berkeley
- June 2015: Caroline Turle Prize for high achievement in a masters course, Newnham College, University of Cambridge
- October 2014: Sheila Edmunds Bursary for Women in Part III, Newnham College, University of Cambridge

- Degenerations of Grassmannians, BIRS Workshop "Mutations: Mirror Symmetry, Deformations, and Combinatorics", August 12 - 16 2019, BIRS Banff, Canada
- Degenerations of Grassmannians, Workshop: Mirror Symmetry and Cluster Algebras, July 15 - 18 2019, DPMMS Cambridge University, Cambridge, U.K.
- "Full rank valuations and toric initial ideals", Workshop on Forms, Flags, Graphs and Beyond, May 9-12 2019, Ottawa, Canada
- "Mi viaje a través de las matemáticas", Outreach Workshop Feria de las matemáticas, May 3/4 2019, Paso Real Sarabia, Istmo, Oaxaca, Mexico, Poster
- "Cluster Varieties with coefficients", Geometry Seminar King's College London, February 20 2019, London, U.K., slides
- "Toric degenerations of cluster varieties", Abstract, Algebraic Geometry Seminar, February 19 2019, Bristol, U.K.
- "Cluster Varieties with coefficients", Eröffnungsworkshop des ABCD-Seminars, February 14 2019, Aachen, Germany, slides
- "Toric degenerations from Newton-Okounkov bodies", Geometry and Topology Seminar, February 1 2019, IM-UNAM Oaxaca, Mexico
- "Toric degenerations from Newton-Okounkov bodies", Algebraic Geometry in Mexico 2018, December 5 2018, Puerto Escondido, Mexico, slides
- "Toric degenerations of Grassmannians: plabic graphs and tropical geometry", September 26 2018, Bern, Switzerland
- "Toric degenerations: a bridge between representation theory, tropical geometry and cluster algebras", August 29 2018 at Nonlinear Algebra Seminar, MPI MIS Leipzig, Germany
- "Toric degenerations from representation theory, tropical geometry and cluster algebras", March 26 2018 at Séminaire d'Algèbre, Paris, France
- Poster presentation: "Toric degenerations of flag varieties", March 5 2018 at Geometry and Representation Theory of Algebraic Groups, Bad Honnef, Germany
- "Toric degenerations via tropical geometry and representation theory", February 20 2018 at Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry Seminar, UC Berkeley, USA
- "What is tropical geometry?", Abstract, February 8 2018 at Coloquio Oaxaqueño de Matemáticas, Oaxaca, Mexico
- "Toric degenerations of Grassmannians", February 2 2018 at Cluster varieties and mathematical physics, Oaxaca, Mexico
- "Schubert varieties under linear degenerations of the flag variety", December 18 2017, Hannover, Germany
- "Examples of toric degenerations: tropical geometry", November 27 2017, Seminar on Interactions between Symplectic Geometry, Combinatorics, and Number Theory, Cologne, Germany
- "Birational sequences and the tropical Grassmannian of planes" at Workshop "Recent advances on the geometry of valuations", November 9 2017, Frankfurt, Germany
- "Toric degenerations of Grassmannians: birational sequences vs. tropical", September 26 2017, Algebra seminar Università degli Studi di Roma "Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy
- "Birational sequences and the tropical Grassmannian of planes", August 23 2017 at "A Focused Research Workshop on Toric Degenerations", Bristol, UK
- "Computing toric degenerations of flag varieties", (slides), July 31 2017 at SIAM Minisymposium on Newton--Okounkov bodies, Atlanta, GA, USA
- "Introduction to toric varieties", June 26 2016, Seminar on Interactions between Symplectic Geometry, Combinatorics, and Number Theory, Cologne, Germany
- "String cone and Superpotential combinatorics for flag and Schubert varieties in type A", arxiv.1611.06504, December 20 2016, Oberseminar Cologne, Germany
- "Computing toric degenerations of flag varieties", October 22 2016, MPI MiS Leipzig, Germany
- "String cones arising from Cluster varieties", August 15-19 2016, ICRA Syracuse NY, USA, Abstract
- "Toric degenerations of the Grassmannian of 2-planes in n-space", arxiv.1612.03838 June 28 2016, Oberseminar Jena, Germany
- "Toric degenerations in Representation Theory and beyond", June 25 2016, Conference "Young Women in Representation Theory", Bonn, Germany, Abstract
- "Birational sequences and Demazure characters", March 3rd 2016, Oberwolfach, Germany, Abstract

- (Co-)Organizer: Mini-Workshop: Superpotentials in Algebra and Geometry, with Eduardo Gonzales, Konstanze Rietsch, Lauren Williams, February 23-29 2020, MFO Oberwolfach, Germany
- (Co-)Organizer: Workshop for Young Researchers: Representation Theory meets Tropical Geometry, with Sara Lamboglia, March 12-16 2018, Cologne, Germany
- Organizer: Graduate School Lectures by Alfredo Najera, November 2-7 2017, Cologne, Germany
- Organizer: Oberseminar Algebra, 2014 - 2018, Cologne, Germany
- Organizer: Pizza-Seminar for Phd students and Post-Docs to present their work, Cologne, Germany
- (Co-)Organizer: Meet and Greet during the Chow lectures, with Emre Sertoz, May 24 2017, MPI MiS Leipzig, Germany