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New Brunswick Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2022 Programs of Study and Courses for Liberal Arts and Sciences Students Programs, Faculty, and Courses Mathematics 640  

Mathematics 640

Department of Mathematics, School of Arts and Sciences


Chair: Michael Saks

Undergraduate Vice-Chair: Eric Carlen

Associate Undergraduate Vice-Chair for Curriculum Development:
Michael Weingart

Associate Undergraduate Vice-Chair for Assessment: Lewis Hirsch


Tadeusz Balaban, M.S., Ph.D., Warsaw

Michael Beals, B.A., M.S., Chicago; Ph.D., Princeton

Jzsef Beck, Ph.D., Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Lev A. Borisov, B.S., Moscow State; Ph.D., Michigan

Haim Brezis, Doctorat, Paris

Anders Buch, M.S., Ph.D., Chicago

Fioralba Cakoni, Dip. Math, M.S., Tirana (Albania); Ph.D., Patras/Tirana (Albania)

Lisa Carbone, M.S., Melbourne; M.A., M.Ph., Ph.D., Columbia

Eric Carlen, B.A., Virginia; Ph.D., Princeton

Sagun Chanillo, B.S., M.S., Indian Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Purdue

Paul Feehan, B.Eng., Dublin; M.S., Missouri; M.A., Southern California; M.S., Ph.D., Columbia

Angela Gibney, Ph.D., Texas (Austin)

Simon Gindikin, M.A., Ph.D., Moscow

Gerald Goldin, Graduate School of Education; Ph.D., Princeton

Sheldon Goldstein, B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Yeshiva

Zheng-Chao Han, B.S., Beijing; M.S., Ph.D., New York

Xiaojun Huang, B.S., Nanjing Aeronautical Institute (China); M.S., Wuhan (China); Ph.D., Washington

Yi-Zhi Huang, B.S., M.S., Fudan (China); Ph.D., Rutgers

Henryk Iwaniec, Ph.D., Warsaw

Jeffry Kahn, B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Ph.D., Ohio State

Michael Kiessling, Doctor of Nat. Sci., Habil. Diplomphysiker, Bochum (Germany)

Jnos Komls, Ph.D., Etvs (Budapest)

Alexander Kontorovich, B.A., Princeton; Ph.D., Columbia

Daniel Krashen, Ph.D., Texs (Austin)

Joel L. Lebowitz, B.S., CUNY (Brooklyn College); M.S., Ph.D., Syracuse

James Lepowsky, A.B., Harvard; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Yanyan Li, B.S., Hefei (China); M.S., Academica Sinica (Taiwan); Ph.D., New York

Feng Luo, B.S., Beijing; Ph.D., California (San Diego)

Stephen David Miller, A.B., California (Berkeley); M.A., Ph.D., Princeton

Konstantin Mischaikow, Ph.D., Wisconsin

Vladimir Retakh, M.A., Ph.D., Moscow Pedagogical Institute

Fred S. Roberts, Director, DIMACS; A.B., Dartmouth College; M.S., Ph.D., Stanford

Xiaochun Rong, B.S., M.A., Beijing Teachers College (China); Ph.D., SUNY (Stony Brook)

Siddhartha Sahi, B.S., Delhi (India); M.A., Ph.D., Yale

Michael Saks, B.S., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Vladimir Scheffer, B.S., M.S., Florida; Ph.D., Princeton

Natasa Sesum, B.A., Belgrade (Yugoslavia); Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Avraham Soffer, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Tel Aviv

Jian Song, B.S., Tsinghua (China); M.A., Ph.D., Columbia

Hctor Sussmann, M.A., Buenos Aires; Ph.D., New York

A. Shadi Tahvildar-Zadeh, B.S., Sharif (Iran); M.S., Ph.D., Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences

Simon Thomas, B.S., Ph.D., London

Pham Tiep, Ph.D., Moscow State (Russia)

Michael S. Vogelius, Cand. Scient., Aarhus (Denmark); Ph.D., Maryland

Charles Weibel, B.S., B.A., Michigan; S.M., Ph.D., Chicago

Christopher Woodward, A.B., Harvard; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Doron Zeilberger, B.S., London; Ph.D., Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel)

Associate Professors:

Swastik Kopparty, B.S., California (Riverside); M.S., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Kasper Larsen, Ph.D., Southern Denmark

Liping Liu, B.E., Beijing; Ph.D., Minnesota

Juan Pablo Mejia-Ramos, Graduate School of Education, B.S., Universidad de Los Andes (Colombia); M.S., Ph.D., Warwick (UK)

Shubhangi Saraf, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Grigor Sargsyan, B.A., CUNY; Ph.D., Berkeley

Jerrold Tunnell, B.S., Harvey Mudd College; Ph.D., Harvard

Assistant Professors:

James Greene, B.S., Pennsylvania State; M.S., Ph.D., Maryland

Daniel Ketover, Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Dennis Kriventsov, B.S., Chicago; Ph.D, Austin

Mariusz Mirek, Ph.D., Wroclaw (Poland)

Bhargav Narayanan, Ph.D., Cambridge

Hongbin Sun, Ph.D., Princeton

Kimberly Weston, Ph.D., Carnegie Melon

Wujun Zheng, Ph.D., Minnesota (Twin Cities)

Teaching Professor:

Lewis Hirsch, Ph.D., Pennsylvania State

Associate Teaching Professors:

Shari Prevost, Ph.D., Rutgers

Michael Weingart, B.A., Yale; M.A., Columbia; Ph.D., Rutgers

Assistant Teaching Professors:

Diana Bahri-Nunziante, Ph.D., Universita degli Studi di Napoli (Italy)

Matthew Charnley, Ph.D., Rutgers

Las Goonetilleke, Ph.D., Purdue

Moulik Kallupalam Balasubramanian, Ph.D., Rutgers

Melissa Lieberman, B.A., Ed.M., Rutgers

Ioanna Mavrea, M.S., Connecticut

Nishali Mehta, B.A., California (Berkeley); M.A., California (Los Angeles); Ph.D., Ohio

David Molnar, Ph.D., Connecticut

Saiju Patel, B.S., M.S., Maharaja Sayajirao (India)

Triet Pham, Ph.D., Southern California

Joshua Salamon, M.A., Brooklyn

Emily Sergl, Ph.D., California (Santa Barbara)

Vladimir Shtelen, M.S. Physics, Kiev; Ph.D., Institute of Mathematics of the Academy of Sciences of the Ukrainera

Sara Soffer, B.S., Tel-Aviv; M.S., California Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Rutgers

Peter Ullman, M.S., Emporia State

Teaching Instructors:

Banmali Banerjee, Ph.D., Montclair State

Brian Garnett, Ph.D., Rutgers

Joseph Guadagni, Ph.D., New York

Michael Menke, Ph.D., California (Los Angeles)

Keith Noone, B.S., Dublin; M.A., CUNY

Matthew Russell, Ph.D., Rutgers

Steven Safran, B.A., Queens College; M.A., SUNY

Sheila Tabanli, Ph.D., Missouri University of Science and Technology

Shawn Threlfall, Ph.D., Rutgers

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