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Graduate Faculty (Photographs)

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Amod Agashe - Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2000;
Number theory (in particular: arithmetic algebraic geometry), Cryptography
Office: LOV 216
Phone: (850)644-8704

Ettore Aldrovandi - Professor
Ph.D., International School for Advanced Studies, 1992;
Algebraic Geometry, Homological and Homotopical Algebra, Category Theory, Mathematical Physics
Office: LOV 215
Phone: (850) 644-2202

Paolo Aluffi - Professor
Ph.D., Brown University, 1987;
Algebraic Geometry, Commutative Algebra, Singularities
Office: LOV 209
Phone: (850) 644-1047

Sam Ballas - Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 2013;
Low Dimensional Topology/Geometry, Projective Geometry
Office: LOV 321

Feng Bao - Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Auburn University, 2014;
data assimilation, uncertainty quantification, stochastic optimization
Office: LOV 312

Martin Bauer - Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Vienna, 2011;
Shape Analysis, Medical Imaging, Riemannian Geometry, Analysis of PDEs, Geometric Analysis
Office: LOV 110

Steve Bellenot - Professor
Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University, 1974;
Scientific Visualization, Analysis
Office: LOV 223
Phone: (850) 644-7405

Richard Bertram - Professor
Ph.D., Florida State University, 1993;
Mathematical Neuroscience, Mathematical Physiology, Dynamical Systems
Office: LOV 213
Phone: (850) 644-7195

Philip L. Bowers - Dwight B. Goodner Professor of Mathematics
Ph.D., University of Tennessee, 1983;
Complex Analysis, Geometric Topology
Office: LOV 118
Phone: (850) 644-2202

Nick Cogan - Marion Bradley Brennan Professor
Ph.D., University of Utah, 2003;
Bacterial dynamics, Fluid/structure interaction, Sensitivity methods, Uncertainty
Office: LOV 002-E
Phone: (850) 644-2202

Ibrahim Ekren - Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Southern California, 2014;
Stochastic Control Theory, Stochastic Partial Differential Equations, Mathematical Finance, Rough Paths , Malliavin Calculus
Office: LOV 224

Arash Fahim - Associate Professor
Ph.D., Ecole Polytechnique, 2010;
Probability, Partial Differential Equations, Financial Mathematics
Office: LOV 217
Phone: (850) 644-0617

Aseel Farhat - Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of California, Irvine, 2012;
Partial Differential Equations, Euler and Navier-Stokes equations, data assimilation (downscaling algorithms).
Office: LOV 002A

Sergio Fenley - Professor
Ph.D., Princeton University, 1989;
Geometric Topology, Dynamical Systems
Office: LOV 214
Phone: (850) 644-8711

Tyler Foster - Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Yale University, 2013;
Algebraic Geometry
Office: LOV 109

Kyle Gallivan - Professor
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1983;
Computational Mathematics, High performance algorithms
Office: LOV 318
Phone: (850) 645-0306

Wolfgang Heil - Professor
Ph.D., Rice University, 1970;
Geometric Topology
Office: LOV 115
Phone: (850) 644-8706

Mark van Hoeij - Professor
Ph.D., University of Nijmegen, 1996;
Algebraic Geometry, Symbolic Computation
Office: LOV 212
Phone: (850) 645-6593

Sam Huckaba - Professor and Dean College of Arts and Sciences
Ph.D., Purdue University, 1986;
Commutative Algebra, Algebraic Geometry
Office: LOV 213
Phone: 644-1081

Monica K. Hurdal - Associate Chair for Academic Affairs
Ph.D., Queensland University of Technology, 1999;
Biomedical Mathematics, Scientific Visualization, Applied Mathematics, Computational Mathematics
Office: LOV 223
Phone: (850) 644-7405

M. Yousuff Hussaini - Sir James Lighthill Professor of Mathematics Computational Science and Engineering
Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley, 1970;
Computational fluid dynamics, Nanofluid mechanics, Optimization and Control, Uncertainty quantification, Scientific visualization
Office: MCH 413
Phone: (850) 644-0601

Bhargav Karamched - Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Utah, 2017;
Mathematical Biology, Stochastic Processes, Complex Systems, Dynamical Systems and Control
Office: LOV 219
Phone: (850) 644-2202

Alec Kercheval - Professor
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1987;
Financial Mathematics, Stochastic Processes, Mathematical Economics, Geometric Analysis, Data Science
Office: LOV 202B
Phone: (850) 644-8701

Kyounghee Kim - Professor
Ph.D., Indiana University, 2003;
Complex Dynamical Systems, Stochastic Calculus and Mathematical Finance
Office: LOV 210
Phone: (850) 645-7694

Eric P. Klassen - Professor
Ph.D., Cornell University, 1987;
Shape Analysis, Geometric Topology, Differential Geometry
Office: LOV 114
Phone: (850) 644-2202

Sanghyun Lee - Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Texas A&M University, 2014;
Numerical Analysis, Finite Element Methods, Scientific Computing
Office: LOV 002D
Phone: (850) 644-1587

Jerry F. Magnan - Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Miami (Physics), 1979;
Financial Mathematics and Econophysics, Dynamical Systems, Chaos, and Complex Systems, Bifurcation Analysis of Partial Differential Equations with Applications, Industrial Mathematics, Machine learning.
Office: MCH 121
Phone: (850) 644-8966

Washington Mio - Chair
Ph.D., Courant Institute, New York University, 1984; Ph.D., New York University, 1984; Ph.D., New York University, 1984;
Geometric Topology, Geometric and Topological Data Analysis
Office: LOV 227
Phone: (850) 644-2202

Ziad Musslimani - Director of Applied and Computational Mathematics
Ph.D., Technion-Israel Ins. of Technology, 2000;
Applied Mathematics, Computational Methods, Integrable Nonlocal Systems, Solitons, Mathematical Physics, PDEs and Mathematical Modeling
Office: LOV 218
Phone: 850-644-2295

Tom Needham - Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Georgia, 2016;
Geometry, Topology, Applications to Data Science and Signal Processing
Office: LOV 002A
Phone: (850) 644-7643

Craig Nolder - Professor
Ph.D., University of Michigan;
Financial Mathematics, Complex Analysis
Office: LOV 117
Phone: (850) 644-7586

Richard Oberlin - Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 2007;
Harmonic Analysis, specifically generalized Radon transforms and time-frequency analysis
Office: LOV 116

Giray Ökten - Associate Chair for Graduate Studies / Director of Financial Mathematics
Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University, 1997; B.S., Bogazici University, 1991;
Computational Finance, Monte Carlo and quasi-Monte Carlo methods
Office: LOV 221
Phone: (850) 644-8713

Steve Paris - Coordinator of Actuarial Science (ASA)
Ph.D., LSU, 1995;
Actuarial Education
Office: LOV 202A
Phone: (850) 644-4419

Kathleen Petersen - Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 2005;
Geometric Topology, Number Theory
Office: LOV 211

Alexander Reznikov - Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Michigan State University, 2014; B.S., St. Petersburg State University, 2009;
Harmonic Analysis, Complex Analysis, Potential Theory
Office: LOV 214A

Mark Sussman - Christopher Hunter Professor of Mathematics
Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 1994;
Numerical Analysis, Fluid Dynamics, Deforming Boundary Problems, Computational Geometry, Optimization, Algorithms for Distributed and Exascale Computer Systems, Algorithms for simulating Multiscale Phenomena
Office: LOV 002C
Phone: (412) 818-9932

Christopher Tam - Robert O. Lawton Distinguished Professor
Ph.D., Caltech, 1966;
computational mathematics, large scale numerical simulation, jet and aircraft noise, fluid mechanics
Office: LOV 314
Phone: (850) 644-2455

Lingjiong Zhu - Associate Professor
Ph.D., New York University, 2013; B.A., University of Cambridge, 2008;
applied probability, data science, financial engineering, operations research
Office: LOV 226

Post Doc (Photographs)

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Yu Cao
Office: MCH 417

Alex Casella - Postdoc
Ph.D., The University of Sydney, 2018; Ph.D., University of Sydney, 2018;
Low Dimensional Topology, Hyperbolic Manifolds, Embedded Surfaces, Teichmüller Theory, Geometric (G,X)-Structures
Office: MCH 403A

Kelsey Gasior - Dean's Postdoctoral Scholar
Office: MCH 416

Cindy Lester
Office: MCH 403F

Osman Okutan - Dean's Post-Doctoral Scholar
Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 2019;
Topological Data Analysis, Metric Geometry
Office: MCH 403F

Lorenzo Ruffoni - Dean's Post-Doctoral Scholar
Ph.D., University of Bologna, 2017;
Geometric Topology, Hyperbolic Geometry, Complex Analysis, Teichmüller Theory, Geometric Group Theory
Office: MCH 405B
Phone: N/A

Alex Vlasiuk
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 2018;
Geometric measure theory, Mathematical physics, Computational geometry
Office: MCH 403A

Visiting Faculty (Photographs)

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Specialized Faculty (Photographs)

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Nihan Acar - Teaching Faculty I
Ph.D., Florida State University, 2018; M.S., Florida State University, 2014; M.S., Western Kentucky University, 2012; B.S., Ege University, 2010;
Bacterial Tolerance, Mathematical Modeling
Office: MCH 115-B

Kristina Bowers
M.S., University of Tennessee, 1983;
Office: MCH 115-H
Phone: (850) 644-2202

Mickey Boyd - Director of Computing Resources
M.S., Florida State University, 1993;
Office: LOV 4D
Phone: (850) 644-2202

Elyse Budkie
Office: MCH 115O
Phone: (850)644-2202

Brian Ewald - Instructor of Actuarial Mathematics
Ph.D., Indiana University--Bloomington, 2002;
Probability, Stochastic Processes, Actuarial Mathematics
Office: LOV 205C
Phone: (850)644-5805

Ishkhan HJ Grigorian - Research Associate in Math
M.S., Iowa State University, 1986;
Office: MCH 108D
Phone: (850) 644-8572

Angie Harris - Assistant Instructor
Office: None

Leah Hollingsworth
Office: MCH 115-C

Penelope Kirby - Coordinator of Graduate Teaching Assistants
Ph.D., Florida State University, 1999;
Algebraic Topology, Education
Office: MCH 108B
Phone: (850) 644-3737

Diane Maltby - Teaching Faculty II
M.S., Florida International University, 1999; B.S., University of Virginia, 1983;
Mathematics Education
Office: MCH 111-A
Phone: (850) 644-0163

Yaineli Valdes
Ph.D., Florida State University, 2018; M.S., Florida State University, 2015; B.S., Florida State University, 2013;
Category Theory, Homology Theory
Office: MCH 115-G

Emeritus & Retired Faculty (Photographs)

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Annette Blackwelder - Coordinator of Basic Mathematics
M.S., Appalachian State University, 1983;
Office: MCH 115G
Phone: (850) 644-1787

Steve Blumsack - Emeritus Professor
Ph.D., MIT, 1969; B.S., Caltech, 1965;
Applied Mathematics, Fluid Dynamics

John Bryant - Emeritus Professor
Ph.D., University of Georgia, 1965;
Geometric Topology

Bettye Anne Case - Olga Larson Professor Emerita of Mathematics
Ph.D., University of Alabama, 1970;
History, Biography and Sociology of Mathematics, Collegiate Mathematics Education
Office: LOV 202C
Phone: (850) 644-2202

Kenneth A. Dodaro - Teaching Faculty III
M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1982;
Office: None

Karen Everage - Associate in Mathematics
M.S., Florida State University, 1989;
Office: MCH 115-E
Phone: (850)644-7419

Robert Gilmer - Emertius Professor
Ph.D., Louisiana State University;
Office: LOV 110

Eriko Hironaka - Professor Emeritus
Ph.D., Brown University, 1990;
Geometric Topology, Algebraic Geometry
Office: None

David Kopriva - Professor
Ph.D., University of Arizona, 1982;
Computational Mathematics, Numerical Analysis
Office: LOV 112
Phone: 850-645-0185

Fred Kreimer - Emeritus Professor

Mary Kutter - Research Associate in Mathematics
Ph.D., Florida State University, 1982;
Office: MCH 111
Phone: (850) 644-3042

Penny LeNoir - Teaching Faculty III
Ph.D., North Carolina State University, 1989;
Office: MCH 115O
Phone: (850)645-2659

Mike Mesterton-Gibbons - Professor
Ph.D., University of Oxford, 1977;
Models of animal behavior and social structure
Office: LOV 202B
Phone: (850) 644-2580

Joe L. Mott - Emeritus Professor
Ph.D., Louisiana University, 1963; M.S., Louisiana State University, 1960; B.S., East Texas Baptist College, 1958;
Communtative Algebra, Number Theory

Warren D. Nichols - Professor
Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1975;
Financial Mathematics
Office: LOV 212
Phone: (850) 644-2718

Phil Novinger - Retired Professor

Dan Oberlin - Professor
Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1974;
Office: LOV 321
Phone: (850) 644-2202

Jack Quine - Charles W. McArthur Professor
Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1971;
Complex Analysis, Biomathematics
Office: LOV 114
Phone: (850) 644-6050

Wilbur J. Stiles - Retired Professor
Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology ;
Functional Analysis

De Witt L. Sumners - Robert O. Lawton Distinguished Professor
Ph.D., University of Cambridge, 1967; B.S., Louisiana State University, 1963;
Biomedical Mathematics, Geometric Topology
Office: LOV 202

James Wooland - Teaching Faculty III
Office: MCH 115H
Phone: (850) 644-2202

T. Perrin Wright - Emertius Professor
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1967;
Geometric Topology

Courtesy Appointment (Photographs)

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Paul Beaumont
Office: None

Ana-Maria Croicu
Phone: (678) 797-2076

Gordon Erlebacher - Professor
Ph.D., Columbia University, 1983;
Numerical Analysis, Scientific Visualization
Office: DSL 489
Phone: (850) 644-0186

Mingwen Fei
Office: MCH 405A

Pierre Garreau
Office: LOV 251

Matilde Marcolli
Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1997;
Functional Analysis, Geometric Topology, Dynamical Systems, Number Theory, Partial Differential Equations

Ionel Michael Navon - Professor
Ph.D., University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 1979;
Astrophysics/Geophysics , Financial Mathematics , Numerical Analysis, Numerical Optimization, Optimal control, Numerical optimization
Office: DSL 470
Phone: (850) 644-6560

Janet Peterson - Professor
Ph.D., University of Tennessee, 1980;
Superconductivity, Finite Elements
Office: DSL 495
Phone: (850) 644-2202

Bahri Uzunoglu - Research Fac I

Xiaoming Wang - Professor
Ph.D., Indiana University - Bloomington, 1996;
Applied Mathematics, PDEs and their Applications, Fluid and Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing, Groundwater research, Big data and machine learning
Office: LOV 312
Phone: (850)644-2202

Xiaoqiang Wang - Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 2005;
Numerical analysis and applied partial differential equations, Mathematical biology, Image processing, scientific visualization and data mining, High-performance scientific computing
Office: DSL 495
Phone: (850)644-4274

Adjunct Faculty (Photographs)

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