Faculty Research Interests

Algebraic Geometry

  • Tyler Jarvis: Algebraic Curves, Moduli Spaces
  • William E. Lang: Algebraic Surfaces


  • Rodney W. Forcade: Algorithms, Combinatorics, Number Theory

Differential Equations and Dynamical Systems

  • Lennard Bakker: Dynamical Systems and Celestial Mechanics
  • Todd Fisher: Dynamical Systems
  • Christopher P. Grant: Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, Dynamical Systems
  • Kenneth Kuttler: Abstract Methods for Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and Inclusion
  • Kening Lu: Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, Dynamical Systems, and Applied Mathematics
  • Tiancheng Ouyang: Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and Celestial Mechanics

Geometric Topology and Geometric Group Theory

  • James W. Cannon: Geometric Topology, Geometric Group Theory, and Discrete Conformal Mapping
  • Gregory Conner: Geometric Group Theory, Topology, and Combinatorial Group Theory
  • Michael Dorff: Minimal Surfaces, Geometric Function Theory
  • Denise Halverson: Geometric Topology
  • Stephen Humphries: Low-dimensional Topology, Group Theory
  • Jessica Purcell: Three-dimensional Manifolds, Hyperbolic Geometry, and Knot Theory
  • Eric Swenson: Geometric Group Theory, Topology
  • David G. Wright: Geometric Topology, Mathematics Education

Mathematical Biology

  • John Dallon: Mathematical Biology
  • William Smith: Mathematical Biology, Partial Differential Equations, and Functional Analysis

Matrix Theory

  • Wayne Barrett: Combinatorial Matrix Theory, Graph Theory

Number Theory

  • Roger Baker:  Number Theory
  • David A. Cardon: Analytic Number Theory, Algebraic Number Theory, Automorphic Forms
  • Jasbir S. Chahal: Number Theory
  • Darrin Doud: Number Theory
  • Paul Jenkins: Number Theory, Modular Forms, Partitions
  • Pace Nielsen: Ring Theory, Module Theory, and Number Theory
  • Xian-Jin Li: Analytic Number Theory

Numerical Analysis and Applied Mathematics

  • Shue-Sum Chow: Numerical Analysis
  • Scott Glasgow: Optics both Classical and Quantum
  • Jeff Humpherys: Applied Mathematics, Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, and Dynamical Systems
  • Vianey Villamizar: Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations, Wave Scattering, and Asymptotic Methods

Operations Research

  • Robin Roundy: Inventory Theory, Mathematical Models for Supply Chain Management