# Graduate Student Thesis Advisers

Below is a list of currently active thesis advisers, and what topic each graduate student is studying.

Faculty Adviser | Grad Student | Degree Sought | Student Research Focus |
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Bai, Zhaojun - Math | |||

Zhou, Yunshen | Applied, Ph.D. | Fitting distance matrices by nonlinear eigenvalue problems | |

D'Souza, Raissa | |||

Snyder, Jordan | Applied, Ph.D. | Dynamical systems and self-organization | |

De Loera, Jesus - Math | |||

Haddock, Jamie | Applied, Ph.D. | Iterative Projection Methods for Convex and Combinatorial Optimization | |

Doty, David - CS | |||

Haley, David | Applied, Ph.D. | Robust molecular programming, chemical reaction networks | |

Fan, Yueyue | |||

Liu, Ning | Applied, Ph.D. | ||

Fannjiang, Albert - Math | |||

Li, Lu | Applied, Ph.D. | Imaging through atmospheric turbulence using phase screens, phase retrieval, and algorithms for inverse problems | |

Zhang, Zheqing | Applied, Ph.D. | Solving phase retrieval by Douglas Rachford/ADMM method | |

Goldman, Mark - NPB | |||

Dong, Stella | Applied, Ph.D. | balaneced (excitation and inhibition) rate-based and spike-based models for oculomotor integrator | |

Hass, Joel - Math | |||

Luo, Yanwen | Applied, Ph.D. | Computational geometry | |

Hastings, Alan | |||

Vogel, Kaela | Applied, Ph.D. | ||

Joy, Ken - Computer Science | |||

Martinez, Roberto | Applied, Ph.D. | ||

Lewis, Timothy - Math | |||

Chartrand, Thomas | Applied, Ph.D. | Mathematical neuroscience, dynamics of coupled oscillators | |

Docken, Steffen | Applied, Ph.D. | Dynamics of cardiac electrophysiology, mathematical pharmacology | |

Puckett, Elbridge Gerry - Math | |||

Sollers, Keith | Applied, Ph.D. | Optimal placement of trades in securities market exchanges, with an emphasis on using machine-learning techniques to minimize transaction costs | |

Saito, Naoki - Math | |||

Shvarts, Eugene | Applied, Ph.D. | Theory and structure of social networks | |

Weber, David | Applied, Ph.D. | Scattering transform, applications to sonar classification, and theory of CNNs | |

Shao, Yiqun | Applied, Ph.D. | Wavelet transform on graph and further applications to matrices | |

Schreiber, Sebastian - Evolution and Ecology | |||

Fleischer, Samuel | Applied, Ph.D. | Dynamical systems, eco-evo feedbacks, effects of parasites on community dynamics | |

Cuello, William | Applied, Ph.D. | Mathematical Ecology, Stochastic Models, and Multispecies Coexistence | |

Soshnikov, Alexander - Math | |||

Xu, Yuanyuan | Applied, Ph.D. | Spectral properties of large random matrices |