Ph.D. Graduates

William Chen
William Chen
Graduate Assistant
Thesis Adviser: Winnie Li
Degree Year: 2016
Daniel Droz
Daniel Droz
Ph.D. graduate
Thesis Adviser: Gary Mullen
Thesis Title: "Orthogonal sets of Latin Squares and Class-r hypercubes generated by finite algebraic systems"
Degree Year: 2016
Career Bio: Visiting Assistant Professor, Franklin & Marshall College
Education: B.A. Mathematics and Physics, Franklin & Marshall College, 2010.
Research Interests: Latin squares, finite fields, transcendental number theory.
Hung-Chang Liao
Hung-Chang Liao
Ph.D. graduate
Thesis Adviser: Nathanial Brown
Degree Year: 2016
Career Bio: Postdoc, University of Muenster, Germany 2016 -
Research Interests: Operator Algebras
Yicong Ma
Yicong Ma
Thesis Adviser: Jinchao Xu
Thesis Title: "Fast Solvers for Incompressible MHD Systems"
Degree Year: 2016
Kurt Vinhage
Thesis Adviser: Anatole Katok
Thesis Title: Smooth rigidity of genuinely higher-rank homogeneous flows
Degree Year: 2016
Career Bio: NSF postdoctoral research fellow, University of Chicago, 2016 - present
Education: Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics, Florida State University, 2010
Qingtian Zhang
Qingtian Zhang
Graduate Assistant
Thesis Adviser: Alberto Bressan
Degree Year: 2016
Siyan Zhang
Siyan Zhang
Graduate Assistant
Thesis Adviser: Victor Nistor and Anna Mazzucato
Degree Year: 2016
Research Interests: Option pricing
Yicun Zhen
Thesis Adviser: Yuxi Zheng
Degree Year: 2016
Education: B.S.,Mathematics, Peking University
Pichkitti Bannangkoon
Pichkitti Bannangkoon
Ph.D. graduate
Thesis Adviser: Nigel Higson
Thesis Title: "C*-Algebras in Kirillov Theory"
Degree Year: 2015
Zhan Huang
Zhan Huang
Ph.D. graduate
Thesis Adviser: Qiang Du
Thesis Title: "Nonlocal models with convection effects"
Degree Year: 2015
Guangzhong Peng
Guangzhong Peng
Ph.D. graduate
Thesis Adviser: Nigel Higson
Thesis Title: "Quantization of affine coadjoint orbits"
Degree Year: 2015
Changhe Qiao
Changhe Qiao
Ph.D. graduate
Thesis Adviser: Jinchao Xu
Thesis Title: "General purpose compositional simulation for multiphase reactive flow with a fast linear solver"
Degree Year: 2015
Education: B.S.,Peking University
Research Interests: Reservoir Simulation
Nestor Handzy
Nestor Handzy
Senior Lecturer
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Degree Year: 2005
James Sellers
James Sellers
Professor and Associate Head for Undergraduate Studies
104L McAllister Building
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Thesis Adviser: David Bressoud
Thesis Title: A Generalization of the Partition Function
Degree Year: 1992
Career Bio: Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies, Mathematics, Penn State
Education: Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University, 1992
Research Interests: Number theory, partitions, enumerative combinatorics