# Faculty Research Areas

*Professor*

Algorithms and modeling in the areas of stochastic processes, data mining, and statistics

*Professor*

Computational and theoretical multiphase fluid dynamics with applications to sedimenting systems and surface tension dominated flows

*Assistant Professor*

Partial differential equations and numerical analysis applied to electromagnetic wave propagation, metamaterials, and plasmonics

## Sarah Frey

*Teaching Professor, Vice Provost and Dean, Undergraduate Education*

STEM education and computational modeling of nonlinear elastic systems with applications in planetary science

*Professor*

Analytical and computational modeling of linear and nonlinear waves applied to ultrafast optics, Bose-Einstein condensates, and solar science

*Associate Professor*

Fluid dynamics, numerical analysis, scientific computing, mathematical biology, partial differential equations, applications in biology and oceanography

*Professor*

Wave propagations in random media applied to biomedical optical imaging and wireless communications

*Assistant Professor*

Stochastic modeling, scientific computing, computational fluid dynamics, molecular dynamics

## Yue Lei

*Associate Teaching Professor*

Lower-dimensional topology and geometry

*Professor*

Optimization, Signal Processing, Data Science, Machine Learning, Linear Algebra

*Associate Professor*

Large-scale inverse problems, PDE-constrained optimization, uncertainty quantification, optimal experimental design

## Erica Rutter

*Assistant Professor*

Mathematical modeling of biological systems, machine learning for image processing, inverse problems

*Professor*

Mathematical and computational biology, specifically in analytical and computational modeling of prion transmission in yeast and genetic structural variants

*Assistant Professor*

Computational science, numerical analysis, scientific and high-performance computing, computational fluid dynamics

*Professor*

Computational science, numerical analysis, mathematical modeling applied to plasma physics

*Professor*

Wave propagation and imaging in complex media with applications in remote sensing, geophysics, microwave imaging and optics