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, July 16  August 12, 2023, and January 19  May 28, 2021, Research member in the Program "Mathematical problems in fluid dynamics"
 Florida Institute of Technology, June 6  June 18, 2023, Collaboration on kinetic and population dynamics (hosted by Stanley Snelson.
 ENS ParisSaclay, June 8  June 30, 2022, Collaboration on the HeleShaw equation with surface tension (hosted by Thomas Alazard)
 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 JeanMichel Roquejoffre)
Grants, Scholarships, and Awards:
 NSF Research Grant DMS2108209, 2021  2024, $198,664
 NSF Research Grant DMS1816643, 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:
Present/Ongoing:
 Applied Analysis Seminar, Louisiana State University, since Fall 2019
 Spectral Theory Learning Seminar, Louisiana State University, since Spring 2022
Past:
 Special Session on Nonlinear models in kinetic theory, collective behavior, and fluid dynamics, The 13th AIMS Conference on Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations and Applications, May 30  June 4, 2023, Wilmington NC (with C. Henderson and S. Snelson)
 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 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:
Conferences and Workshops:
 SIAM TXLA MiniSymposium on Problems in Kinetic Theory and Nonlinear Waves, University of Louisiana, Lafayette, November 3  5, 2023
 Special Session on Dynamics of Fluids and Special Session on Topics in Harmonic Analysis and Partial Differential Equations, AMS Meeting, University of South Alabama, Mobile, October 13  15, 2023
 The Tenth Congress of Romanian Mathematicians, Pitesti, Romania, June 30  July 5, 2023
 Third international conference on applications of mathematics to nonlinear sciences, Pokhara, Nepal, May 25  28, 2023
 Recent advances in mathematical fluid dynamics, Duke University, May 20  24, 2023
 Reflections on Mathematical Fluid Dynamics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, March 11  12, 2023
 Recent Progress in Kinetic and IntegroDifferential Equations, Banff International Research Station, Canada, Nov. 4  11, 2022
 Special Session on Qualitative Analysis and Control Theory of Evolutionary Partial Differential Equations, AMS Meeting, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Oct. 15  16, 2022
 Special Session on Nonlinear Wave Equations General Relativity and Connections to Fluid Dynamics, AMS Meeting, Brown University (virtual), Mar. 20  21, 2021
 SIAM TXLA MiniSymposium on Nonlinear Waves and Applications, Oct. 17, 2020
 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 EuroAmerican Consortium for Promoting the Application of Mathematics in Technical and Natural Sciences, Albena, Bulgaria, Jun. 20  25, 2019
 Regularity and Blowup of NavierStokes Type PDEs using Harmonic and Stochastic Analysis, Banff International Research Station, Canada, Aug. 19  24, 2018
 10^{th} Jubilee Conference of the EuroAmerican 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 EuroAmerican 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 11^{th} 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 Flowcoupled 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 NavierStokes equations and related problems, The 10^{th} 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
University Colloquia and Seminars:
 MSRI Berkeley, Applied Fluids Seminar, July 19, 2023, and Apr. 9, 2021
 Illinois Institute of Technology, Multiscale Seminar, Feb. 12, 2021
 Indiana University Bloomington, PDE and Applied Math Seminar, Nov. 9, 2020
 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
Teaching Experience:
Louisiana State University:
 Real Analysis I, MATH 7311, Fall 2023
 Advanced Calculus, MATH 4031, Fall 2023
 Ordinary Differential Equations, MATH 7320, Spring 2023
 Complex Variables, MATH 4036, Spring 2022
 Finite Dimensional Vector Spaces, MATH 4153, Spring 2022
 Topics in the Mathematics of Materials Science, MATH 7384, Fall 2020
 Mathematical Methods in Engineering, MATH 2070, Fall 2020
 Mentor for ESTAAR program, Summer 2020 (twomonth 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 threeweek 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:
Journal of Functional Analysis, 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.