I am a fifth-year graduate student in mathematics at MIT, studying algebraic geometry under the direction of Joe Harris. I will be graduating in Spring 2018, and am applying for postdoctoral positions now. My email address is elarson3@gmail.com.

- The Maximal Rank Conjecture.
- Constructing Reducible Brill-Noether Curves II.
- Interpolation with Bounded Error.
- Interpolation for Brill-Noether curves in P4.
- The Generality of a Section of a Curve.
- Constructing Reducible Brill-Noether Curves.
- Interpolation for Restricted Tangent Bundles of General Curves (Algebra and Number Theory).
- Interpolation for normal bundles of general curves (Memoirs of the AMS).
- The Maximal Rank Conjecture for Sections of Curves.
- On the Surjectivity of Galois Representations Associated to Elliptic Curves over Number Fields (Bulletin of the London Mathematical Society) [joint with Dmitry Vaintrob].
- Determinants of Subquotients of Galois Representations Associated to Abelian Varieties (Journal of the Institute of Mathematics of Jussieu) [joint with Dmitry Vaintrob].
- Integrality Properties of the CM-values of Certain Weak Maass Forms (Forum Mathematicum) [joint with Larry Rolen].
- Progress Towards Counting D5 Quintic Fields (Involve) [joint with Larry Rolen].
- Upper Bounds for the Number of Number Fields with Alternating Galois Group (Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society) [joint with Larry Rolen].
- On the classification of certain fusion categories (Journal of Noncommutative Geometry) [joint with David Jordan].
- The DNA Inequality in Non-Convex Regions (Advances in Geometry).