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Zahra Ali

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Eric Autry

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Office: Tech M412
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My research involves models of nonlocal interactions in population dynamics.
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Albert Berahas

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Office: Tech M451 and L375
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My research interests are in the fields of Nonlinear Optimization and Machine Learning. Currently, I am involved in two projects in the subfields of algorithms for large-scale machine learning and derivative-free optimization.
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Colton Bryant

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Office: Tech M449
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Yuxin Chen

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Siu Fai Chow

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Sara Clifton

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Phone: 847-467-0512
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I am interested in simple mathematical models that represent complex phenomena. I am particularly interested in evolution and sociophysics.

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Baisen Cong

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Miguel Davila

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Joel Eliason

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Office: Tech M445
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Biyi Fang

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Shuang Fang

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Lionel Fiske

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Office: M449
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Noah Ford

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Veronica Francisco

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Mikhail Genkin

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My project is called "Linking bacterial motility and liquid crystallinity in a model of living nematic". It is almost finished, we already started to work on the paper with the same title.
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Stephanie Kwang-Yu Ger

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Office: Tech M451
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I am interested in studying the development of patterning in the fruit fly eye.

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Karna Gowda

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Phone: 847-491-8783
Office: Tech M410
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I study the phenomenon of pattern formation in the vegetation of dryland ecosystems. The current focus of my work is on analyzing satellite imagery to infer the dynamic behavior of the vegetation.

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Can Gurkan

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Mark Harmon

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Applications and Algorithms of Deep Neural Networks
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Jared Hicks

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Develop continuous model of the deformation of growing biofilms. Solve resulting fifth-order PDE using a combination of Level Set Method and eXtended Finite Element Method.

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Kaitlin Hill

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Phone: 847-491-8783
Office: Tech M410
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I am studying dynamical systems with applications to climate, in particular Arctic sea ice. I am generally interested in applications of smooth and nonsmooth dynamical systems to geophysical processes.

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Yi Hu

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Office: Tech M461
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Simulations of particle structuring driven by electric fields on spherical drop surface
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Yiwen Hu

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David Hume

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Zhuo Jiang

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Office: Tech M459
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I am working on the nonlinear analysis to derive the amplitude equation for my model.

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Eric Johnson

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Office: Tech M457
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Exploring the dynamics of circadian rhythms via models of gene regulatory networks and neural systems.
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Joseph Johnson

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Paul Joos

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My project is on the mathematical modeling of bacterial biofilms in a thin domain.
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Avinash Karamchandani

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Phone: 847-467-0512
Office: Tech M412
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a minimal-model perpective of rhythmogenesis in the olfactory bulb, featuring mixed-mode oscillators with pulse-coupled interactions
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Gregory Kimmel

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Office: Tech M461
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Numerical optimization of edge effects in superconductors.
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Joshua Levy

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Office: Tech M455
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Genomics, multiscale modelling, and control for circadian and cancer systems
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Hao Li

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Kexin Liu

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Tianyu Liu

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Thomas Lynn

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Granular mixing and Cut and Shuffle mixing.
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Yani Mei

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Hongyu Meng

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Independent noise introduced synchronization of output in two group of Icells.
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Rebecca Gobel Menssen

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I am studying the packaging of chromatin in fruit fly embryos, modeling the transport modes governing this process and applying the model to real data.

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Alex Mercanti

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Nishant Nangia

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Office: Tech M455
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Application: Investigating optimality in swimming fish using immersed boundary simulations.

Development: Implementing a turbulence model within the constraint immersed boundary method framework

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Phan Nguyen

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Office: Tech M459
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Gene network reconstruction
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Xin Ning

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Paul Park

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Understanding Mixing of Granular Materials through Piecewise Isometries
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Namu Patel

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Office: Tech M455
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Fast numerical simulations of self-propelled of stiff, elastic swimmer

 

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Taorui Peng

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Cody Reeves

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Meiya Ren

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Adam Sandler

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Nathan Sanford

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I study errors and large deviations in nonlinear optical systems with stochastic perturbations. My current project is studying a mode-locked laser.

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Brita Schneiders

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I am creating and fitting computational models of pyramidal neurons to match data from Dan Dombeck's neuroscience lab.
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Narut Sereewattanawoot

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Adaptive Parallel (Domain Decomposition) Finite Differences Scheme for the Cahn Hilliard Equations.

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Sahil D. Shah

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Office: Tech M461
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Network-Based Identification of Driver Genes in Expression Data
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Ben Shen

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Brennan Sprinkle

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Exploring multi-physical fluidic phenomenon at the nano-scale

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Alexander Stec

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Develop a variable input multi-instance convolutional neural network that takes as input multiple types of images of the same object in addition to feed forward features.
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Yan Sun

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Angelia Wang

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Kesan Wang

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Boyang Xu

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Cangjie Xu

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Xize Xu

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Chuqiao (Vicky) Yang

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Jia Yu

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Nir Yungster

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Jiacheng Zhong

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Han Zhu

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