Mathematics

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    Department of Mathematics

  • Department of Mathematics

    Department of Mathematics

Tenure-Track Faculty

Ali Al-Sharadqah

Al-sharadqah, AliAli Al-Sharadqah
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN123
E-Mail: ali.alsharadqah@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-2703
Website

Research Interests: Statistics, Measurement Errors models, geometric estimation. Computational projective geometry and its applications on the computer vision applications: fundamental matrix and homography computations and rotation matrix estimation.

Alexander Alekseenko

Alexander AlekseenkoAlexander Alekseenko
Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN130
E-Mail:
Phone: 818-677-2645
Website

Research Interests: My research interest is in Numerical Analysis for Partial Differential Equations, Numerical General Relativity, Inverse Problems, Optimization.

Abrego Bernardo

Abrego BernardoAbrego Bernardo
Professor of Mathematics
Office: LO1303B
E-Mail: bernardo.abrego@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-5868

Research Interests: My research interest is in Combinatorics, Discrete and Computational Geometry, Graph Theory

 

Jorge Balbas

Jorge BalbasJorge Balbas
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Office: LO1301F
E-Mail:
Phone: 818-677-7797
Website

Research Interests: My research interest is in Scientific Computing and Numerical Analysis. In particular,I am interested in the design and implementation of efficient numerical algorithms for solving hyperbolic conservation laws and related time dependent problems. Examples and applications include shallow water flows --channel and coastal flows, gas dynamics, and magnetohydrodynamics.

Stephen Breen

Breen, StephenStephen Breen
Professor of Mathematics
Office: LO1303I
E-Mail: stephen.breen@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-3214

Research Interests: My research interest is in Probability and Applications to Algorithms, Fluid Dynamics, Mathematical Physics.

Alberto Candel

Candel, AlbertoAlberto Candel
Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN430
E-Mail: alberto.candel@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-6512
Website

Research Interests: My research interest is in geometry, low dimensional topology, dynamical systems and ergodic theory.

Maria Rita D'orsogna

Maria-Rita D'OrsognaMaria-Rita D'Orsogna
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN123
E-Mail: maria-rita.d'orsogna@csun.edu
Phone: 818-677-2703
Website

Research Interests: My research interests include particle swarming, transport phenomena in biology, viral entry and mathematical modeling of crime and sociological behavior. I am also an environmental activist.

Rabia Djellouli

Rabia DjellouliRabia Djellouli
Chair, Department of Mathematics
Office: SN121/ LO1300
E-Mail:
Phone: 818-677-5867/ 2721
Website

Research Interests: Mathematical and Numerical Aspects of Wave Propagation Phenomena (Scattering & Guidance), Computational Mechanics, System Identification and Finite Element Model Updating, Scientific Computing, Numerical Analysis, Biomathematics and Biomedical Engineering.

John Dye

Dye, JohnJohn Dye
Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN431
E-Mail:
Phone: (818)677-2233

Research Interests: My research interest is in Probability and Applications to Algorithms, Fluid Dynamics, Mathematical Physics.

Kellie Evans

Evans, KellieKellie Evans
Professor of Mathematics
Office: LO1301C
E-Mail: kellie.m.evans@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-2705
Website

Research Interests: My research interest is in Cellular Automata, Experimental Mathematics.

Silvia Fernandez

Terry Fuller

Fuller, TerryTerry Fuller
Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN429
E-Mail:
Phone: (818)677-2710
Website

Research Interests: My research interest is in Geometrical Topology, 4-Dimensional Manifolds, Computational Topology.

Xiaolong Han

Han, XiaolongXiaolong Han
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN429
E-Mail: xiaolong.han@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-7794
Website

Research Interests: Analysis (microlocal, semiclassical, harmonic, geometric, etc.) and its applications to partial differential equations and geometry.

Werner Horn

Horn, WernerWerner Horn
Professor of Mathematics
Office: LO1301A
E-Mail:
Phone: (818)677-7794
Website

Research Interests: My research interest is in Probability and Applications to Algorithms, Fluid Dynamics, Mathematical Physics.

Daniel Katz

Katz, DanielDaniel Katz
Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN426
E-Mail:
Phone: (818)677-2712
Website

Research Interests: My research interest is in Number Theory and Discrete Mathematics, Mostly Concerning Finite Fields, Polynomials, and Character Sums, Often Applicable to Information Theory.

David Klein

David Klein David Klein
Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN127
E-Mail:
Phone: 818-677-7792
Website

Research Interests: Mathematical Physics, General Relativity and Cosmology, Statistical Mechanics, Climate Science.

Jing Li

Li, JingJing Li
Professor of Mathematics
Office: LO1303C
E-Mail: jing.li@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-7799
Website

Research Interests: My research interest is in mathematical modeling of biological phenomena using such mathematical techniques as differential equations (ODE's, PDE's, and DDE's). Recently I have also been applying techniques from game theory to problems from mathematical epidemiology.

Jason Lo

Lo, JasonJason Lo
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN433
E-Mail: jason.lo@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-3212
Website

Research Interests: Algebra geometry - stability conditions and moduli spaces. The interface between algebric geometry and representation theory.

Majid Mojirsheibani

Majid MojirsheibaniMajid Mojirsheibani
Associate Professor of Mathematic
s Office: SN122
E-Mail: majid.mojirsheibani@csun.edu
Phone: 818-677-7814
Website

Research Interests: Nonparametric estimation and inference; Probabilistic classification and pattern recognition; Missing data; Bootstrap and other resampling methods.

Michael Neubauer

Neubauer, MichaelMichael Neubauer
Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN416
E-Mail: michael.neubauer@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-7797
Website

Research Interests: My research interests include linear algebra, combinatorics, and apportionment theory.

Helena Noronha

Noronha, HelenaHelena Noronha
Professor of Mathematics
Office: LO1301B
E-Mail: maria.noronha@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-2991
Website

Research Interests: My research interest is in Differential Geometry, Homogeneous Manifolds, Conformal Structures, Kaehler Manifolds and Isometric Immersions in Euclidean Spaces.

Vladislav Panferov

Vladislav PanferovVladislav Panferov
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN131
E-Mail:
Phone: 818-677-2326
Website

Research Interests: applied mathematics, partial differential equations, kinetic theory and statistical physics, mathematical biology.

Jacek Polewczak

Polewczak, JacekJacek Polewczak
Professor of Mathematics
Office: LO1301E
E-Mail: jacek.polewczak@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-7812
Website

Research Interests: My research interest is inmathematical problems in the kinetic theory of gasses, statistical mechanics of fluids and chemically reacting fluids.

David Protas

Protas, DavidDavid Protas
Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN428
E-Mail: david.protas@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-3123
Website

Research Interests: My research interest is in Complex Analysis, with emphasis on Blaschke products, Hardy spaces and Bergman spaces.

Jerry Rosen

Rosen, JerryJerry Rosen
Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN436
E-Mail: jerry.rosen@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-7790

Mary Rosen

Rosen, MaryMary Rosen
Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN435
E-Mail: mary.rosen@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-7791
Website

Mark Schilling

Schilling, MarkMark Schilling
Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN424
E-Mail: mark.schilling@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-2126
Website

Research Interests: My research interest is in Mathematical Statistics, Probability.

Al Sethuraman

Yannan Shen

Shen, YannanYannan Shen
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN126
E-Mail:
Phone: (818)677-4772
Website

Research Interests: Applied mathematics, models from physics and engineering, such as optical systems, metamaterials, plasmas and Bose-Einstein condensates. These physical models are described by differential equations such as the nonlinear Schrodinger equation, complex Ginzburg Landau equation, short pulse equation. My research mainly involves existence, stability and dynamics of solitary wave solutions. Methods employed include asymptotics, variational approximations, rigorous analysis, numerical analysis, as well as scientific computing.

Carol Shubin

Shubin, CarolCarol Shubin
Professor of Mathematics
Office: LO1303A
E-Mail: carol.shubin@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-7813

Malcolm Soule

Soule, MalcolmMalcolm Soule
Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN425
E-Mail: malcolm.soule@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-3111

Chad Sprouse

Sprouse, ChadChad Sprouse
Professor of Mathematics
Office: LO1303E
E-Mail: chad.sprouse@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-7795
Website

Katherine Stevenson

Stevenson, KatherineKatherine Stevenson
Professor of Mathematics
Office: BH402, LO1303G
E-Mail: katherine.stevenson@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-6446, (818)677-5073
Website

Research Interests: My research interest is in arithmetic geometry, looking at inverse Galois problems in the context of function fields of curves defined over fields of positive charecteristic. Her work employs techniques from commutative algebra, number theory, group theory, representation theory, and topology.

Csaba Toth

Toth, CsabaCsaba Toth
Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN434
E-Mail: csaba.toth@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-2826
Website

Research Interests: Discrete Mathematics, Combinatorial and Computational Geometry, Graph Theory, and Theoretical Computer Science.

Ramin Vakilian

Vakilian, RaminRamin Vakilian
Professor of Mathematics
Office: LO1301D
E-Mail: vakilian@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-7786
Website

Research Interests: My research interest is in math biology, math ecology, infectious diseases, carbon cycle, and chemical physics.

Ann Watkins

Watkins, AnnAnn Watkins
Professor of Mathematics
Office: LO1303D
E-Mail: ann.watkins@csun.edu
Phone: (818)677-2781
Website

Emmanuel Yomba

Emmanuel YombaEmmanuel Yomba
Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN124
E-Mail:
Phone: 818-677-2711

Research Interests: Mathematical Physics. Study of Integrability conditions for Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations (NLPDEs), Qualitative Approaches and Construction of Analytical Approaches for Solving NLPDEs and statistical physics, mathematical biology.

Ali Zakeri

Ali Zakeri Ali Zakeri
Professor of Mathematics
Office: SN120
E-Mail:
Phone: 818-677-7816
Website

Research Interests: Applied Mathematics, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Approximation Theory.