Welcome to Shane Chern's webpage!

I am currently a Killam Postdoctoral Fellow at Dalhousie University, working with Prof. Karl Dilcher.

I obtained my Ph.D. in Mathematics from Penn State in 2021 under the supervision of Prof. George E. Andrews.

The title of my thesis reads "The World of p and q: Congruences, Identities and Asymptotics". An electronic copy can be downloaded through this link.

My current research focuses on number theory, combinatorics and special functions. I also have a lasting interest in the work of Srinivasa Ramanujan. In particular, I am working on