Curriculum Vitae


Appointments:

  • Louisiana State University, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, August 2019 - present
  • University of Chicago, L.E. Dickson RTG Instructor, January 2016 - August 2019 Mentor: Panagiotis E. Souganidis
  • MSRI Berkeley, Postdoc, August - December 2015


Education:

  • Princeton University, Ph.D. in Mathematics, 2015 (mentored by Peter Constantin)
  • University of Chicago, B.S. in Mathematics with Honors, 2011, Phi Beta Kappa

Visits:

  • MSRI Berkeley, January 19 - May 28, 2021, Research member in the Program "Mathematical problems in fluid dynamics"
  • Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences, Leipzig, Germany, September 16 - 22, 2018 (hosted by Felix Otto)
  • Institut de Mathématiques - Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France, September 9 - 23, 2017, July 18 - August 16, 2014, and June 15 - September 14, 2013 (hosted by Jean-Michel Roquejoffre)

Grants, Scholarships, and Awards:

  • NSF Research Grant DMS-1816643, 2018 - 2021, $146,421

  • The France and Chicago Collaborating in The Sciences (FACCTS) Grant, 2017, $9,740

  • NSF Graduate Research Fellow, Princeton University, 2011 - 2015, $130,000

  • NSF Graduate Research Opportunities Worldwide (GROW) Fellow, Institut de Mathématiques - Université Paul Sabatier, France, June 15 - September 14, 2013, $8,000

  • 2nd place in the 2014 AIMS Student Paper Competition, Madrid, Spain, July 2014

  • Princeton University Fellowship, 2011 - 2012

  • Paul R. Cohen Memorial Prize for Mathematics, University of Chicago, 2011

  • Elected to Phi Beta Kappa, Beta of Illinois chapter, 2011

  • Barry Goldwater Scholarship Program, Honorable Mention, 2010

  • Harryette Nightingale Cohn Scholarship, University of Chicago, 2009 - 2011

  • University of Chicago Dean's List, 2008 - 2011


Conference/Seminar Organizer:

Upcoming:

  • Special Session on Theoretical and Computational Studies of PDEs Related to Fluid Mechanics, AMS Sectional Meeting, University of Texas at El Paso, September 12 - 13, 2020 (with P. Nguyen and K. Yamazaki)
  • Special Session on Nonlinear models in kinetic theory, collective behavior, and fluid dynamics, The 13th AIMS Conference on Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations and Applications, postponed to June 2021, Atlanta (with C. Henderson and S. Snelson)

Past:

  • Special Session on Nonlocality in Models for Kinetic, Chemical, and Population Dynamics, AMS Sectional Meeting, University of Michigan, October 20 - 21, 2018 (with C. Henderson and S. Snelson)
  • CAMP (Computational, Applied Mathematics, and PDE) Seminar, University of Chicago, Fall 2018 - Spring 2019 (with C. Mihaila and B. Shabani)

Talks:

University Colloquia and Seminars:

  • Purdue University WL, PDE Seminar, Dec. 5, 2019

  • Louisiana State University, Applied Analysis Seminar, Nov. 4, 2019

  • Louisiana State University, Math Colloquium, Feb. 4, 2019

  • Tulane University, Applied and Computational Mathematics Seminar, Feb. 1, 2019

  • Texas Tech, Math Colloquium, Jan. 29, 2019

  • University of Central Florida, Math Colloquium, Jan. 17, 2019

  • University of Chicago, CAMP (Computational, Applied Mathematics and PDE) Seminar, Oct. 17, 2018

  • Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences, Leipzig, Germany, Sep. 18, 2018

  • T.U. Delft, Electrical Engineering, Math. & Computer Science Seminar, May 22, 2018

  • Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Department of Mathematics, Feb. 22, 2018

  • University of South Carolina, Math Colloquium, Feb. 15, 2018

  • Illinois Institute of Technology, Math Colloquium, Feb. 13, 2018

  • University of Wisconsin - Madison, PDE Geometric Analysis Seminar, Apr. 10, 2017

  • Univ. of Illinois at Chicago, Analysis and Applied Mathematics Seminar, Feb. 20, 2017

  • University of Chicago, CAMP Seminar, May 25, 2016

  • DePaul University, Analysis Seminar, May 6, 2016

  • Loyola University Chicago, Analysis Seminar, Apr. 21, 2016

  • MSRI Berkeley, Postdoc Symposium, Nov. 20, 2015

  • Purdue University Calumet, Department of Mathematics, Oct. 31, 2013

  • Princeton University, Math Graduate Student Seminar, Nov. 29, 2012

  • Princeton University, Math Graduate Student Seminar, Mar. 1, 2012

Conferences and Workshops:

  • 84th Midwest PDE Seminar, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Oct. 26 - 27, 2019

  • Special Session on Analysis and Applications of Deterministic and Stochastic Evolution Equations, AMS Meeting, Binghamton University, Oct. 12 - 13, 2019

  • The Ninth Congress of Romanian Mathematicians, Galati, Romania, Jun. 28 - Jul. 03, 2019

  • Eleventh Conference of the Euro-American Consortium for Promoting the Application of Mathematics in Technical and Natural Sciences, Albena, Bulgaria, Jun. 20 - 25, 2019

  • Regularity and Blow-up of Navier-Stokes Type PDEs using Harmonic and Stochastic Analysis, Banff International Research Station, Canada, Aug. 19 - 24, 2018

  • 10th Jubilee Conference of the Euro-American Consortium for Promoting the Application of Mathematics in Technical and Natural Sciences, Albena, Bulgaria, Jun. 20 - 25, 2018

  • Second Northeastern Analysis Meeting (NEAM), Albany, NY, USA, Oct. 13 - 15, 2017

  • Special Session on Incompressible Fluid Dynamics, Mathematical Congress of the Americas (MCA), McGill University, Montréal, Canada, Jul. 24 -28, 2017

  • Ninth Conference of the Euro-American Consortium for Promoting the Application of Mathematics in Technical and Natural Sciences, Albena, Bulgaria, Jun. 21 - 26, 2017

  • Northeastern Analysis Meeting, Brockport, New York, USA, Oct. 14 - 16, 2016

  • Special Session on Emergence and Dynamics of Patterns in Nonlinear Partial Differential Equation, The 11th AIMS Conference on Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations and Applications, Orlando, Florida, USA, Jul 1 - 5, 2016

  • Special Session on Fluids and Geometry, International Conference on Evolutions Equations, Vanderbilt University, May 16 - 20, 2016

  • Special Session on Analysis and Control of Fluid Models and Flow-coupled Systems, SIAM Conference on Analysis of PDEs, Arizona, Dec. 7 - 10, 2015

  • IRTG Autumn School and Workshop on Mathematical Fluid Dynamics, Bad Boll, Germany, Oct. 27 - 30, 2014

  • Special session on Navier-Stokes equations and related problems, The 10th AIMS Conference on Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations and Applications, Madrid, Spain, Jul. 7 - 11, 2014

  • Special session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations in the Applied Sciences, AMS Meeting, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Mar. 21 - 23, 2014

  • Special session on Partial Differential Equations, AMS Meeting, Iowa State University, Apr. 27 - 28, 2013


Prior Teaching Experience:

Louisiana State University:

  • Mentor for ESTAAR program, Summer 2020 (two-month long project in applied math and simulation of PDEs with a high school student)

  • Analytical Geometry & Calculus II, MATH 1552, Spring 2020

  • Analytical Geometry & Calculus I, MATH 1550, Fall 2019

University of Chicago:

  • The University of Chicago 2019 REU Program, June 15 - August 15 (namely, a three-week intensive course in some fundamental aspects of integral and differential functional analysis to the REU participants)

  • Accelerated Analysis in Rn I, MATH 20310, Winter 2019

  • Advanced Numerical Analysis, MATH 21200, Fall 2017

  • Analysis in Rn III, MATH 20500, Fall 2018, Spring 2017

  • Analysis in Rn II, MATH 20400, Winter 2018, Winter 2017

  • Analysis in Rn I, MATH 20300, Fall 2016

  • Ordinary Differential Equations, MATH 27300, Winter 2018, Winter 2016

  • Vector Calculus, MATH 20000, Winter 2016

University of California Berkeley:

  • Berkeley Math Circle (BMC), Fall 2015 (BMC is a weekly program for over 500 San Francisco Bay Area elementary, middle and high school students)

Princeton University:

  • Multivariable Calculus, MAT201, Spring 2014


Journal Referee:

SIAM Journal on Math. Analysis, Communications in PDEs, Journal of Differential Equations, Journal of Mathematical Physics, Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena, Journal de Mathématiques Pures et Appliquées, and Communications in Mathematical Sciences.