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= '''Applied Mathematics at UW-Madison''' =
 
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== News and opportunities ==
 
== News and opportunities ==
  
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* '''Lei Li''' (former Ph.D. student of Saverio Spagnolie, currently a postdoc at Duke) has accepted a faculty position at Shanghai Jiao Tong University and will begin in Fall 2018. <!-- Added by saverio 2018-04-03 -->
  
* Funding opportunity for a '''postdoctoral researcher''' in the area of '''stochastic and statistical modeling of climate''' (contact [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~stechmann/ Sam Stechmann], supported by [http://www.onr.navy.mil/ ONR], apply at [http://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/3803 mathjobs.org]). <!-- Added by stechmann 2012-07-24 -->
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* '''Will Mitchell''' (Ph.D. student of Saverio Spagnolie) has accepted a visiting assistant professorship from Macalester College and will begin in Fall 2017. <!-- Added by saverio 2017-03-17 -->
  
* '''David Seal''' (PhD student with James Rossmanith) graduated and is now a post-doc at [http://www.math.msu.edu/ Michigan State University]. <!-- Added by rossmani 2012-06-14 -->
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* '''Jean-Luc Thiffeault''' was featured in [https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2016/08/19/the-secret-mesmerizing-math-of-taffy-pulling/ Washington Post's Wonkblog] on his paper exploring the mathematical history of taffy pullers. [http://arxiv.org/pdf/1608.00152v1.pdf link to paper] <!-- Added by saverio 2016-09-16 -->
  
* '''E. Alec Johnson''' (PhD student with James Rossmanith) graduated and is now a post-doc at the [http://wis.kuleuven.be/cpa/index.php Centre for Plasma Astrophysics (KU-Leuven)]. <!-- Added by rossmani 2012-06-14 -->
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* '''Gheorghe Craciun''' was featured in [https://sinews.siam.org/DetailsPage/tabid/900/ArtMID/2243/ArticleID/781/Default.aspx SIAM News] on his recent proof of the Global Attractor Conjecture. [http://arxiv.org/pdf/1501.02860.pdf link to paper] <!-- Added by saverio 2016-09-16 -->
  
* Funding opportunity for a '''graduate student''' to study dynamics of large-scale molecular systems, such as cell membranes (contact [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~mitchell Julie Mitchell], supported by [http://nsf.gov NSF]). <!-- Added by mitchell 2012-06-11 -->
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<!-- * '''Lei Li''' (Ph.D. student of Saverio Spagnolie) has accepted a postdoc offer from Duke University and will begin in Fall 2014. <!-- Added by saverio 2015-03-17  -->
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* '''Gheorghe Craciun''' has received a [http://grad.wisc.edu/vilaswinners2013 Vilas Associate Award]! <!-- Added by jeanluc 2014-02-19 -->
  
* Funding opportunity for a '''graduate student''' to study mathematics of fluids - regularity and mixing, more for information check http://www.math.wisc.edu/~kiselev/graduate.html  (contact [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~kiselev Sasha Kiselev], supported by [http://nsf.gov NSF]). <!-- Added by kiselev 2012-04-19 -->
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* '''Sam Stechmann''' has been awarded a [http://www.sloan.org/sloan-research-fellowships/2014-sloan-research-fellows/ Sloan Fellowship]! <!-- Added by jeanluc 2014-02-19 -->
  
* Funding opportunity for a '''graduate student''' to study chemotaxis and applications in mathematical biology, more for information check http://www.math.wisc.edu/~kiselev/graduate.html  (contact [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~kiselev Sasha Kiselev], supported by [http://nsf.gov NSF]). <!-- Added by kiselev 2012-04-19 -->
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* '''Zhennan Zhou''' (Ph.D. student of Shi Jin) has accepted a postdoc offer from Duke University and will begin in Fall 2014. <!-- Added by jeanluc 2014-02-14 -->
  
* '''[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~spagnolie/ Saverio Spagnolie]''' has accepted a position as a tenure-track assistant professor in our department.  Saverio will join us this Fall. Welcome to the group, Saverio!  <!-- Added by jeanluc 2012-03-15 -->
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* '''Jingwei Hu''' (former Ph.D. student of Shi Jin, currently a postdoc at Texas-Austin) has accepted a tenure-track assistant professor position at Purdue University and will begin in Fall 2014. <!-- Added by jeanluc 2014-02-14 -->
  
* '''Bokai Yan''' (PhD student with Shi Jin) graduated in Fall 2011 and is now a postdoc at UCLA. <!-- Added by jeanluc 2012-02-05 -->
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* '''Masanori Koyama''' (Ph.D. student of David Anderson) graduated in Fall 2014.  He began a postdoc at the Department of Systems Science, Kyoto University starting in January 2014. <!-- Added by Anderson 2014-02-10 -->
  
* Funding opportunity for a '''graduate student''' to study '''persistence and multistability in biological networks''' (contact [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~craciun Gheorghe Craciun], supported by [http://nih.gov NIH]). <!-- Added by craciun 2011-09-01 -->
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* '''Leland Jefferis''' (Ph.D. student of Shi Jin) was awarded an NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship and will be a postdoc at Department of Mathematics, Stanford University starting in Fall 2014. <!-- Added by jeanluc 2014-02-01 -->
  
* Funding opportunity for a '''graduate student''' to study '''mathematical analysis of mass spectrometry data and proteomics''' (contact [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~craciun Gheorghe Craciun], supported by [http://nsf.gov NSF]).  <!-- Added by craciun 2011-09-01 -->
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* '''Shi Jin''' was elected to [http://fellows.siam.org/index.php?sort=year&value=2013 SIAM Fellow].  Last year he was part of the inaugural class of [http://www.ams.org/profession/fellows-list AMS Fellows].  <!-- Added by jeanluc 2013-06-11 -->
  
* '''Li Wang''' (PhD student with Leslie Smith) graduated and has a job at [http://www.epic.com/ Epic].  <!-- Added by jeanluc 2011-09-01 -->
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* Funding opportunity for a '''graduate student''' to study '''waves in geophysical flows and tropical cyclogenesis''' (contact [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~lsmith Leslie Smith], supported by [http://nsf.gov NSF]).  <!-- Added by jeanluc 2011-09-01 -->
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== Workshops ==
  
* Funding opportunity for a '''graduate student''' to study '''nonlinear critical layers and exact coherent states in turbulent shear flows''' (contact [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~waleffe Fabian Waleffe], supported by [http://nsf.gov NSF]).  <!-- Added by Wally 2011-09-02 -->
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* [http://www.math.wisc.edu/apamrtg/?q=meetings/rtgseminars/turbulence RTG Workshop: Turbulent and Coherent Convection] 224 Ingraham Hall, May 27-29, 2015
 
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== Seminars ==
 
== Seminars ==
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* [http://www.math.wisc.edu/wiki/index.php/Applied/ACMS  Applied and Computational Math Seminar] (Fridays at 2:25pm, VV 901)
 
* [http://www.math.wisc.edu/wiki/index.php/Applied/ACMS  Applied and Computational Math Seminar] (Fridays at 2:25pm, VV 901)
* [http://www.math.wisc.edu/wiki/index.php/Applied/GPS  GPS Applied Math Seminar] (Mondays at 2:25pm, B211 VV)
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* [http://www.math.wisc.edu/wiki/index.php/Applied/GPS  Graduate Applied Math Seminar] (Mondays at 3:40pm, VV 901)
* Joint Math/Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences Informal Seminar (Thursdays at 3:45 pm, AOS 811)
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* [http://www.math.wisc.edu/wiki/index.php/Applied/Physical_Applied_Math Physical Applied Math] Group Meeting (Spagnolie/Thiffeault) (Thursdays at 4:00pm, VV 901)
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* [http://www.math.wisc.edu/wiki/index.php/Networks_Seminar Networks Seminar] (Anderson/Johnston/Craciun) (Wednesdays at 2:25pm, VV 901)
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* [http://www.math.wisc.edu/wiki/index.php/Colloquia  Mathematics Colloquium] (Fridays at 4:00pm, VV B239)
 
* [http://www.math.wisc.edu/wiki/index.php/Colloquia  Mathematics Colloquium] (Fridays at 4:00pm, VV B239)
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* [http://www.math.wisc.edu/wiki/index.php/Probability_Seminar  Probability Seminar] (Thursdays at 2:25pm, VV 901)
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* [http://silo.ece.wisc.edu/web/content/seminars SILO Seminar] (Wednesdays at 12:30pm, 3rd floor WID)
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* [http://wid.wisc.edu/research/optimization/seminars/wid-dow/ WID-DOW Seminar] (Mondays at 4:00pm, 3rd floor WID)
 
* [http://sprott.physics.wisc.edu/Chaos-Complexity/ Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar] (Tuesdays at 12:05pm, 4274 Chamberlin Hall)
 
* [http://sprott.physics.wisc.edu/Chaos-Complexity/ Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar] (Tuesdays at 12:05pm, 4274 Chamberlin Hall)
* [http://www.engr.wisc.edu/news/events/index.phtml?start=2011-09-02&range=3650&search=Rheology RRC Lecture] (Fridays at 12:05pm, 1800 Engineering Hall)
 
 
* [http://www.physics.wisc.edu/twap/view.php?name=PDC Physics Department Colloquium] (Fridays at 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall)
 
* [http://www.physics.wisc.edu/twap/view.php?name=PDC Physics Department Colloquium] (Fridays at 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall)
 
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* [http://www.aos.wisc.edu/calendar/colloquium.htm AOS Colloquium] (Mondays at 3:30 pm; 811 AOSS building)
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* [http://www.astro.wisc.edu/news-events/events/category/1/1 Astronomy Colloquium] (Thursdays at 3:45 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall)
 
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== Tenured and tenure-track faculty ==
 
== Tenured and tenure-track faculty ==
  
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~anderson/ David Anderson:] (Duke, 2005) probability and stochastic processes, computational methods for stochastic processes, mathematical/systems biology.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~anderson/ David Anderson:] (Duke, 2005) probability and stochastic processes, computational methods for stochastic processes, biochemical networks, mathematical/systems biology.
  
 
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~angenent/ Sigurd Angenent:] (Leiden, 1986) partial differential equations.
 
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~angenent/ Sigurd Angenent:] (Leiden, 1986) partial differential equations.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~jin/ Shi Jin:] (Arizona, 1991) applied & computational mathematics.
 
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~jin/ Shi Jin:] (Arizona, 1991) applied & computational mathematics.
  
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~kiselev/ Alex (Sasha) Kiselev:] (CalTech, 1997) partial differential equations, Fourier analysis
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~qinli/ Qin Li:] (Wisconsin, 2012) applied & computational mathematics.
and applications in fluid mechanics, combustion, mathematical biology and Schr&ouml;dinger operators.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~maribeff/ Gloria Mari-Beffa:] (Minnesota, 1991) differential geometry, applied math.
 
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~maribeff/ Gloria Mari-Beffa:] (Minnesota, 1991) differential geometry, applied math.
  
 
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~mitchell/ Julie Mitchell:] (Berkeley, 1998) computational mathematics, structural biology.
 
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~mitchell/ Julie Mitchell:] (Berkeley, 1998) computational mathematics, structural biology.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~roch/ S&eacute;bastien Roch:] (Berkeley, 2007) applied probability, statistics and theoretical computer science, with emphasis on biological applications.
  
 
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~lsmith/ Leslie Smith:] (MIT, 1988) applied mathematics. Waves and coherent structures in oceanic and atmospheric flows.   
 
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~lsmith/ Leslie Smith:] (MIT, 1988) applied mathematics. Waves and coherent structures in oceanic and atmospheric flows.   
  
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~spagnolie/ Saverio Spagnolie:] (Courant, 2008) fluid dynamics, biological locomotion, computational mathematics.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~spagnolie/ Saverio Spagnolie:] (Courant, 2008) fluid dynamics, biological locomotion, soft matter, computational mathematics.
  
 
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~stechmann/ Sam Stechmann:] (Courant, 2008) fluid dynamics, atmospheric science, computational mathematics.
 
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~stechmann/ Sam Stechmann:] (Courant, 2008) fluid dynamics, atmospheric science, computational mathematics.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~waleffe/ Fabian Waleffe:] (MIT, 1989) applied and computational mathematics. Fluid dynamics, hydrodynamic instabilities. Turbulence and unstable coherent flows.
 
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~waleffe/ Fabian Waleffe:] (MIT, 1989) applied and computational mathematics. Fluid dynamics, hydrodynamic instabilities. Turbulence and unstable coherent flows.
  
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~zlatos/ Andrej Zlatos:] (Caltech, 2003) partial differential equations, combustion, fluid dynamics, Schrödinger operators, orthogonal polynomials
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<!-- [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~kiselev/ Alex (Sasha) Kiselev:] (CalTech, 1997) partial differential equations, Fourier analysis and applications in fluid mechanics, combustion, mathematical biology and Schr&ouml;dinger operators.-->
 
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<!-- [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~zlatos/ Andrej Zlatos:] (Caltech, 2003) partial differential equations, combustion, fluid dynamics, Schrödinger operators, orthogonal polynomials-->
 
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== Postdoctoral fellows ==
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== Postdoctoral fellows and researchers ==
  
<!-- [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~dwei/ Dongming Wei:] (Maryland, 2007) nonlinear partial differential equations, applied analysis, and numerical computation. -->
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[http://vv811a.math.wisc.edu/persepolis/index.php/members/10-members/30-majid-arabgol Majid Arabgol:]
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HPC & Visualization Research Scholar
  
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~hernande Gerardo  Hernandez-Duenas:] (Michigan, 2011)
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~boonkasa Anakewit (Tete) Boonkasame:] (UW Madison, 2012)
  
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[http://mbudisic.wordpress.com Marko Budi&#x161;i&#x107;:] (UC Santa Barbara, 2012) dynamical systems
  
== Current Graduate Students ==
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~caiy Yongyong Cai:] (National University of Singapore, 2012)
  
Adel Ardalan: Student of Amir Assadi.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~sqchen/ Shengqian "Chessy" Chen:] (UNC Chapel Hill, 2013) nonlinear waves, fluid dynamics, atmospheric science
  
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~blackman/ Claire Blackman:] Student of Jean-Luc Thiffeault.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~hernande Gerardo  Hernandez-Duenas:] (Michigan, 2011) geophysical fluid dynamics
  
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~boonkasa/ Anekewit (Tete) Boonkasame:] Student of Paul Milewski.
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[https://artioevans.wordpress.com/ Arthur Evans:] (UCSD, 2011) soft matter, complex fluids
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~shottovy/ Scott Hottovy:] (Arizona, 2013) probability, stochastic processes, atmospheric science
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~mjohnston3 Matthew Johnston:]
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(University of Waterloo, 2011) dynamical systems
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~ogrosky/ Reed Ogrosky:] (UNC Chapel Hill, 2013) nonlinear waves, fluid dynamics, atmospheric science
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<!-- [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~dwei/ Dongming Wei:] (Maryland, 2007) nonlinear partial differential equations, applied analysis, and numerical computation. -->
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== Current Graduate Students ==
  
Yongtao Cheng: Student of James Rossmanith.
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[http://vv811a.math.wisc.edu/persepolis/index.php/members/10-members/23-adel-ardalan Adel Ardalan:] Student of Amir Assadi.
  
[http://vv811a.math.wisc.edu/index.html/index.php/component/content/article/40 Hesam Dashti:] Student of Amir Assadi.
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[http://vv811a.math.wisc.edu/persepolis/index.php/members/10-members/24-hamisha-ardalani Hamisha Ardalani:] Student of Amir Assadi.
  
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~qdeng/ Qiang Deng:] Student of Leslie Smith.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~jdbrunner/index.html James Brunner:] Student of Gheorghe Craciun.
  
[http://vv811a.math.wisc.edu/index.html/index.php/component/content/article/33 Alireza Fotuhi:] Student of Amir Assadi.
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[http://vv811a.math.wisc.edu/persepolis/index.php/members/10-members/26-alireza-fotuhi-siahpirani Alireza Fotuhi:] Student of Amir Assadi.
  
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~jefferis/ Leland Jefferis:] Student of Shi Jin.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~jhao8/ Jing Hao:] Student of Jean-Luc Thiffeault.
  
[http://vv811a.math.wisc.edu/index.html/index.php/component/content/article/15 Mohammad Khabbazian:] Student of Amir Assadi.
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[http://vv811a.math.wisc.edu/persepolis/index.php/members/10-members/27-mohammad-khabazian Mohammad Khabbazian:] Student of Amir Assadi.
  
 
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~koyama/ Masanori (Maso) Koyama:] Student of David Anderson.
 
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~koyama/ Masanori (Maso) Koyama:] Student of David Anderson.
  
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~leili/ Lei Li:] Student of Shi Jin.
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Liu Liu: Student of Shi Jin
  
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~qinli/ Qin Li:] Student of Shi Jin.
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[http://vv811a.math.wisc.edu/persepolis/index.php/members/10-members/32-hasti-mirkia Hasti Mirkia:] Student of Amir Assadi.
  
Peter Mueller: Student of Jean-Luc Thiffeault.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~whmitchell/ Will Mitchell:] Student of Saverio Spagnolie.
  
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~pqi/ Peng Qi:] Student of Shi Jin.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~tamorrell/ Thomas Morrell:] Student of Saverio Spagnolie and Jean-Luc Thiffeault.
  
[http://vv811a.math.wisc.edu/index.html/index.php/component/content/article/16 Arash Sangari:] Student of Amir Assadi.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~nan/ Ting-Ting Nan:] Student of Nigel Boston.
  
Ebru Selin Selen: Student of Amir Assadi.
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[http://vv811a.math.wisc.edu/persepolis/index.php/members/10-members/28-arash-sangari Arash Sangari:] Student of Amir Assadi.
  
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~matz/ Sarah Tumasz:] Student of Jean-Luc Thiffeault.
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[http://vv811a.math.wisc.edu/persepolis/index.php/members/10-members/29-ebru-selin-selen Ebru Selin Selen:] Student of Amir Assadi.
  
Li Wang: Student of Leslie Smith.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~jskim/ Jinsu Kim:] Student of David Anderson.
  
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~wangli/ Li (Aug) Wang:] Student of Shi Jin.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~wen/ Huanyu Wen:] Student of Jean-Luc Thiffeault.
  
Zhan Wang: Student of Paul Milewski.
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[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~skubak/ Elizabeth Skubak Wolf:] Student of David Anderson.
  
 
Qian You: Student of Sigurd Angenent.
 
Qian You: Student of Sigurd Angenent.
 
[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~zhou/ Zhennan Zhou:] Student of Shi Jin.
 
  
 
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<!-- Yun Sun: Student of David Anderson.-->
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<!-- [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~zhou/ Zhennan Zhou:] Student of Shi Jin.-->
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<!-- [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~mueller/ Peter Mueller:] Student of Jean-Luc Thiffeault.-->
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<!-- [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~jefferis/ Leland Jefferis:] Student of Shi Jin. -->
 
<!-- [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~hu/ Jingwei Hu:] Student of Shi Jin. -->
 
<!-- [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~hu/ Jingwei Hu:] Student of Shi Jin. -->
 
<!-- [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~yan/ Bokai Yan:] Student of Shi Jin. -->
 
<!-- [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~yan/ Bokai Yan:] Student of Shi Jin. -->
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<!-- [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~crompton/ Bryan Crompton:] Student of Saverio Spagnolie. -->
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<!--Zhan Wang: Student of Paul Milewski.-->
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<!--Anekewit (Tete) Boonkasame: Student of Paul Milewski.-->
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<!--Peng Qi: Student of Shi Jin. -->
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<!--Li (Aug) Wang: Student of Shi Jin. -->
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<!-- Lei Li: Student of Saverio Spagnolie. -->
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<!--Li Wang: Student of Leslie Smith. -->
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<!--David Seal: Student of James Rossmanith. -->
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<!--E. Alec Johnson: Student of James Rossmanith. -->
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<!--Hesam Dashti: MSc Student of Amir Assadi.-->
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<!--Qiang Deng: Student of Leslie Smith.-->
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<!--[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~matz/ Sarah Tumasz:] Student of Jean-Luc Thiffeault.-->
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<!--[http://www.math.wisc.edu/~qinli/ Qin Li:] Student of Shi Jin.-->
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<!--Yongtao Cheng: Student of James Rossmanith.-->
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<!-- [http://www.math.wisc.edu/~mueller/ Peter Mueller:] Student of Jean-Luc Thiffeault. -->
  
 
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== Graduate course offerings ==
 
== Graduate course offerings ==
  
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=== [http://www.math.wisc.edu/graduate/gcourses_fall Fall 2016] ===
* Math 714: [http://www.math.wisc.edu/math-714-scientific-computing Methods of Computational Math I] (S. Stechmann) -->
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=== [http://www.math.wisc.edu/graduate/gcourses_fall Fall 2012] ===
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* Math 606: Mathematical Methods for Structural Biology (Julie Mitchell)
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* Math 632: Introduction to Stochastic Processes (Sebastien Roch)
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* Math 703: Methods of Applied Mathematics I (Gheorghe Craciun)
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* Math 714: Methods of Computational Math I (Shi Jin)
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* Math 801: Topics in Applied Mathematics: Hydrodynamic instabilities and bifurcations (Fabian Waleffe)
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=== [http://www.math.wisc.edu/graduate/gcourses_spring Spring 2017] ===
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* Math 632: Introduction to Stochastic Processes (Daniele Cappelletti, Jun Yin)
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* Math 704: Methods of Applied Mathematics II (Jean-Luc Thiffeault)
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* Math 715: Methods of Computational Math II (Qin Li)
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* Math 606: Mathematical Methods for Structural Biology (Julie Mitchell)
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* Math 632: Introduction to Stochastic Processes (Sebastien Roch, Benedek Valko)
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* Math 703: Methods of Applied Mathematics I (Gheorghe Craciun)
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* Math 714: Methods of Computational Math I (Sam Stechmann)
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* Math 801: Topics in Applied Mathematics (Shi Jin)
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=== [http://www.math.wisc.edu/graduate/gcourses_spring Spring 2015] ===
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* Math 632: Introduction to Stochastic Processes (Sebastien Roch, Jun Yin)
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* Math 704: Methods of Applied Mathematics II (Sam Stechmann)
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* Math 715: Methods of Computational Math II (Saverio Spagnolie)
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* Math 801: Topics in Applied Mathematics: Nonlinear dynamics and applications (Gheorghe Craciun) -->
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<!-- === [http://www.math.wisc.edu/graduate/gcourses_fall Fall 2013] ===
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* Math 605: Stochastic Methods for Biology (David Anderson)
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* Math 632: Introduction to Stochastic Processes (Gregory Shinault)
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* Math 703: Methods of Applied Mathematics 1 (Jean-Luc Thiffeault)
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* Math 714: Methods of Computational Math I (Shi Jin)
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* Math 826: Advanced Topics in Functional Analysis and Differential Equations (Alexander Kiselev)
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=== [http://www.math.wisc.edu/graduate/gcourses_spring Spring 2014] ===
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* Math 609: Mathematical Methods for Systems Biology (Gheorghe Craciun)
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* Math 632: Introduction to Stochastic Processes (Gregory Shinault)
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* Math 704: Methods of Applied Mathematics II (Sam Stechmann)
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* Math 715: Methods of Computational Math II (Jean-Luc Thiffeault)
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* Math 801: Topics in Applied Mathematics: Biological Continuum Mechanics (Saverio Spagnolie) -->
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<!-- === [http://www.math.wisc.edu/graduate/gcourses_fall Fall 2012] ===
  
 
* Math 606: Mathematical Methods for Structural Biology (Julie Mitchell)
 
* Math 606: Mathematical Methods for Structural Biology (Julie Mitchell)
 
* Math 632: Introduction to Stochastic Processes (David Anderson)
 
* Math 632: Introduction to Stochastic Processes (David Anderson)
* Math 703: Methods of Applied Mathematics 1 (Leslie Smith)
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* Math 703: Methods of Applied Mathematics 1 (Jean-Luc Thiffeault)
 
* Math 705: Mathematical Fluid Dynamics (Saverio Spagnolie)
 
* Math 705: Mathematical Fluid Dynamics (Saverio Spagnolie)
 
* Math 714: Methods of Computational Math I (Shi Jin)
 
* Math 714: Methods of Computational Math I (Shi Jin)
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* Math 833: Topics in Probability - Stochastic Processes in Evolution and Genetics (Sebastien Roch)
 
* Math 842: Topics in Applied Algebra for EE/Math/CS students (Shamgar Gurevich)
 
* Math 842: Topics in Applied Algebra for EE/Math/CS students (Shamgar Gurevich)
  
 
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* Math 801: Topics in Applied Mathematics -- Mathematical Aspects of Mixing (Jean Luc Thiffeault)
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* Math 704: Methods of Applied Mathematics 2 (Sam Stechmann)
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Applied Mathematics at UW-Madison

Welcome to the Applied Mathematics Group at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Our faculty members, postdoctoral fellows, and students are involved in a variety of research projects, including fluid dynamics, partial and stochastic differential equations, scientific computing, biology, biochemistry, and topology.


News and opportunities

  • Lei Li (former Ph.D. student of Saverio Spagnolie, currently a postdoc at Duke) has accepted a faculty position at Shanghai Jiao Tong University and will begin in Fall 2018.
  • Will Mitchell (Ph.D. student of Saverio Spagnolie) has accepted a visiting assistant professorship from Macalester College and will begin in Fall 2017.
  • Gheorghe Craciun was featured in SIAM News on his recent proof of the Global Attractor Conjecture. link to paper
  • Zhennan Zhou (Ph.D. student of Shi Jin) has accepted a postdoc offer from Duke University and will begin in Fall 2014.
  • Jingwei Hu (former Ph.D. student of Shi Jin, currently a postdoc at Texas-Austin) has accepted a tenure-track assistant professor position at Purdue University and will begin in Fall 2014.
  • Masanori Koyama (Ph.D. student of David Anderson) graduated in Fall 2014. He began a postdoc at the Department of Systems Science, Kyoto University starting in January 2014.
  • Leland Jefferis (Ph.D. student of Shi Jin) was awarded an NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship and will be a postdoc at Department of Mathematics, Stanford University starting in Fall 2014.


Workshops

Seminars

organized by Applied Math


other seminar series of interest


Tenured and tenure-track faculty

David Anderson: (Duke, 2005) probability and stochastic processes, computational methods for stochastic processes, biochemical networks, mathematical/systems biology.

Sigurd Angenent: (Leiden, 1986) partial differential equations.

Amir Assadi: (Princeton, 1978) computational & mathematical models in molecular biology & neuroscience.

Nigel Boston: (Harvard, 1987) algebraic number theory, group theory, arithmetic geometry, computational algebra, coding theory, cryptography, and other applications of algebra to electrical engineering.

Gheorghe Craciun: (Ohio State, 2002) mathematical biology, biochemical networks, biological interaction networks.

Shamgar Gurevich: (Tel Aviv, 2006) Representation theory of groups, algebraic geometry, applications to signal Processing, structural biology, mathematical physics.

Shi Jin: (Arizona, 1991) applied & computational mathematics.

Qin Li: (Wisconsin, 2012) applied & computational mathematics.

Gloria Mari-Beffa: (Minnesota, 1991) differential geometry, applied math.

Julie Mitchell: (Berkeley, 1998) computational mathematics, structural biology.

Sébastien Roch: (Berkeley, 2007) applied probability, statistics and theoretical computer science, with emphasis on biological applications.

Leslie Smith: (MIT, 1988) applied mathematics. Waves and coherent structures in oceanic and atmospheric flows.

Saverio Spagnolie: (Courant, 2008) fluid dynamics, biological locomotion, soft matter, computational mathematics.

Sam Stechmann: (Courant, 2008) fluid dynamics, atmospheric science, computational mathematics.

Jean-Luc Thiffeault: (Texas, 1998) fluid dynamics, mixing, biological swimming and mixing, topological dynamics.

Fabian Waleffe: (MIT, 1989) applied and computational mathematics. Fluid dynamics, hydrodynamic instabilities. Turbulence and unstable coherent flows.


Postdoctoral fellows and researchers

Majid Arabgol: HPC & Visualization Research Scholar

Anakewit (Tete) Boonkasame: (UW Madison, 2012)

Marko Budišić: (UC Santa Barbara, 2012) dynamical systems

Yongyong Cai: (National University of Singapore, 2012)

Shengqian "Chessy" Chen: (UNC Chapel Hill, 2013) nonlinear waves, fluid dynamics, atmospheric science

Gerardo Hernandez-Duenas: (Michigan, 2011) geophysical fluid dynamics

Arthur Evans: (UCSD, 2011) soft matter, complex fluids

Scott Hottovy: (Arizona, 2013) probability, stochastic processes, atmospheric science

Matthew Johnston: (University of Waterloo, 2011) dynamical systems

Reed Ogrosky: (UNC Chapel Hill, 2013) nonlinear waves, fluid dynamics, atmospheric science



Current Graduate Students

Adel Ardalan: Student of Amir Assadi.

Hamisha Ardalani: Student of Amir Assadi.

James Brunner: Student of Gheorghe Craciun.

Alireza Fotuhi: Student of Amir Assadi.

Jing Hao: Student of Jean-Luc Thiffeault.

Mohammad Khabbazian: Student of Amir Assadi.

Masanori (Maso) Koyama: Student of David Anderson.

Liu Liu: Student of Shi Jin

Hasti Mirkia: Student of Amir Assadi.

Will Mitchell: Student of Saverio Spagnolie.

Thomas Morrell: Student of Saverio Spagnolie and Jean-Luc Thiffeault.

Ting-Ting Nan: Student of Nigel Boston.

Arash Sangari: Student of Amir Assadi.

Ebru Selin Selen: Student of Amir Assadi.

Jinsu Kim: Student of David Anderson.

Huanyu Wen: Student of Jean-Luc Thiffeault.

Elizabeth Skubak Wolf: Student of David Anderson.

Qian You: Student of Sigurd Angenent.



Graduate course offerings

Fall 2016

  • Math 606: Mathematical Methods for Structural Biology (Julie Mitchell)
  • Math 632: Introduction to Stochastic Processes (Sebastien Roch)
  • Math 703: Methods of Applied Mathematics I (Gheorghe Craciun)
  • Math 714: Methods of Computational Math I (Shi Jin)
  • Math 801: Topics in Applied Mathematics: Hydrodynamic instabilities and bifurcations (Fabian Waleffe)

Spring 2017

  • Math 632: Introduction to Stochastic Processes (Daniele Cappelletti, Jun Yin)
  • Math 704: Methods of Applied Mathematics II (Jean-Luc Thiffeault)
  • Math 715: Methods of Computational Math II (Qin Li)







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