Mathematics Faculty

Ricardo Cortez, Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 1995

William Larkin Duren Professor in Mathematics

Director, Center for Computational Science
Computational Fluid Dynamics, Numerical Methods and Scientific Computing, Biological Fluid Flow Applications

Lisa J. Fauci, Ph.D. New York University, 1986

Nola Lee Haynes Professor in Mathematics

Numerical Analysis, Scientific Computing, Fluid Dynamics, Mathematical Biology

Mac Hyman, Ph.D. New York University, 1976

Evelyn and John G. Phillips Distinguished Chair in Mathematics

Building a solid mathematical foundation for difference approximations to partial differential equations and using mathematical models to better understand and predict the spread of epidemics

Morris Kalka, Ph.D. New York University, 1975

Chair, Department of Mathematics

Complex Analysis, Differential Geometry, Partial Differential Equations

Alexander Kurganov, Ph.D. Tel-Aviv University, Israel, 1997

Numerical Methods for Time-Dependent PDEs, Hyperbolic Conservation Laws, Degenerate Parabolic Equations, Numerical Analysis

Slawomir Kwasik, Ph.D. University of Gdansk, Poland, 1980

Algebraic and Geometric Topology

Michael William Mislove, Ph.D. University of Tennessee, 1969

Herbert Buchanan Professor in Mathematics

Chair, Department of Computer Science
Topological Algebra, Domain Theory and Ordered Structures, Non-Well-Found Set Theory

Victor H. Moll, Ph.D. New York University, 1984

Classical Analysis, Symbolic Computation, Special Functions and Number Theory

Frank J. Tipler, Ph.D. University of Maryland, 1976

Mathematical Physics, Cosmology

Xuefeng Wang, Ph.D. University of Minnesota, 1990

Partial Differential Equations and Their Applications

Alexander Wentzell, Ph.D. Moscow State University, 1982

Probability Theory, Stochastic Processes, Functional Analysis, Partial Differential Equations

Mahir Can, Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania, 2006

Associate Professor
Algebraic Combinatorics and Geometry

Gustavo Didier, Ph.D. University of North Carolina, 2007

Associate Professor
Stochastic Processes, Time Series Analysis, Multiscale (Wavelets) and Multivariate Methods, Applications

Maurice Joseph Dupré, Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania, 1972

Associate Professor
Application of Topological and Differential Geometric Methods and Bundle Theory in Functional Analysis and Physics

Tài Huy Hà, Ph.D. Queen's University, 2000

Associate Professor
Algebraic Geometry, Commutative Algebra, Computational Algebra, Combinatorics

Rafal Komendarczyk, Ph.D. Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006

Associate Professor
Geometric Topology, Geometric Analysis, Contact and Symplectic Geometry, Topological Hydrodynamics

Michelle Lacey, Ph.D. Yale University, 2003

Associate Professor
Phylogeny Reconstruction and Evolutionary Models, Bioinformatics

Norbert Riedel, Ph.D. Technical University of Munich, 1977

Associate Professor
Functional Analysis, Operator Algebras

Albert L. Vitter, Ph.D. Princeton University, 1971

Associate Professor
Differential Geometry, Several Complex Variables, Algebraic Geometry

David DaGang Yang, Ph.D. SUNY at Stony Brook, 1986

Associate Professor
Riemannian Geometry, Analysis on Manifolds, Differential Geometry

Scott McKinley, Ph.D.  The Ohio State University, 2006

Assistant Professor

Kun Zhao, Ph.D.  Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009

Assistant Professor
Analysis of nonlinear partial differential equations PDEs, Hyperbolic conservation/balance laws, Mathematical fluid mechanics, Mathematical Biology

Tewodros Amdeberhan, Ph.D. Temple University, 1997

Senior Professor of Practice
Combinatorics, Number Theory, Special Functions, Partial Differential Equations, Computer Algebra, Algorithmic Proof Theory, Harmonic Analysis

Robert Herbert, Ph.D. New York University, 2004

Professor of Practice

Benjamin Klaff, Ph.D. University of Illinois at Chicago, 2003

Professor of Practice

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