Vassily Gorbounov is a professor of mathematics at Aberdeen. Much of his mathematical work is inspired by quantum field theory, especially topological and conformal field theory as well as with superstring theory.
On the quaternionic cobordism ring:
Vassily Gorbounov, Nigel Ray, Orientations of $Spin$ Bundles and Symplectic Cobordism, Publ. RIMS, Kyoto Univ. 28 (1992), 39-55 (pdf, doi: 10.2977/prims/1195168855)
Vassily Gorbounov, Nigel Ray, Paul Turner, On the Hopf Ring for a Symplectic Oriented Spectrum, American Journal of Mathematics
Vol. 117, No. 4 (Aug., 1995), pp. 1063-1088 (doi:10.2307/2374960)
On chiral differential operators:
Vassily Gorbounov, Fyodor Malikov, Vadim Schechtman, Gerbes of chiral differential operators Math. Res. Lett. 7 (2000), no. 1, 55–66, MR2002c:17040, math.AG/9906117;
Gerbes of chiral differential operators. II. Vertex algebroids, Invent. Math. 155 (2004), no. 3, 605–680, MR2005e:17047, math.AG/0003170, doi;
Gerbes of chiral differential operators. III, in: The orbit method in geometry and physics (Marseille, 2000), 73–100, Progr. Math. 213, Birkhäuser 2003, MR2005a:17028, math.AG/0005201,
On chiral differential operators over homogeneous spaces, Int. J. Math. Math. Sci. 26 (2001), no. 2, 83–106, MR2002g:14020, math.AG/0008154, doi
Vassily Gorbounov, Owen Gwilliam, Brian Williams, Chiral differential operators via Batalin-Vilkovisky quantization, pdf
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