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
Bai, Zhaojun - Math
Zhou, YunshenApplied, Ph.D.Fitting distance matrices by nonlinear eigenvalue problems
D'Souza, Raissa
Snyder, JordanApplied, Ph.D.Dynamical systems and self-organization
Doty, David - CS
Haley, DavidApplied, Ph.D.Robust molecular programming, chemical reaction networks
Fan, Yueyue
Liu, NingApplied, Ph.D.
Fannjiang, Albert - Math
Li, LuApplied, Ph.D.Imaging through atmospheric turbulence using phase screens, phase retrieval, and algorithms for inverse problems
Zhang, ZheqingApplied, Ph.D.Solving phase retrieval by Douglas Rachford/ADMM method
Goldman, Mark - NPB
Dong, StellaApplied, Ph.D.balaneced (excitation and inhibition) rate-based and spike-based models for oculomotor integrator
Hass, Joel - Math
Wong, Ka WaiApplied, Ph.D.Computational geometry
Luo, YanwenApplied, Ph.D.Computational geometry
Hastings, Alan
Vogel, KaelaApplied, Ph.D.
Joy, Ken - Computer Science
Martinez, RobertoApplied, Ph.D.
Lewis, Timothy - Math
Chartrand, ThomasApplied, Ph.D.Mathematical neuroscience, dynamics of coupled oscillators
Docken, SteffenApplied, Ph.D.Dynamics of cardiac electrophysiology, mathematical pharmacology
Li, Xiaodong
Chen, JiApplied, Ph.D.Machine learning theory
Puckett, Elbridge Gerry - Math
Sollers, KeithApplied, 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, EugeneApplied, Ph.D.Theory and structure of social networks
Weber, DavidApplied, Ph.D.Scattering transform, applications to sonar classification, and theory of CNNs
Shao, YiqunApplied, Ph.D.Wavelet transform on graph and further applications to matrices
Schreiber, Sebastian - Evolution and Ecology
Fleischer, SamuelApplied, Ph.D.Dynamical systems, eco-evo feedbacks, effects of parasites on community dynamics
Cuello, WilliamApplied, Ph.D.Mathematical Ecology, Stochastic Models, and Multispecies Coexistence
Sharpnack, James - Stats
Shemetov, DmitryApplied, Ph.D.Information theory and establishing statistical limits in distributed systems with communication constraints. Development of graph-based machine learning algorithms