Chris Danforth

Chris Danforth  

Flint Professor of Mathematical, Natural, and Technical Sciences, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Danforth is an applied mathematician interested in modeling a variety of physical, biological, and social phenomenon. He has applied principles of chaos theory to improve weather forecasts as a member of the Mathematics and Climate Research Network, and developed a real-time remote sensor of global happiness using messages from Twitter: the Hedonometer. Danforth co-runs the Computational Story Lab with Peter Dodds, and helps run UVM's reading group on complexity.

Morgan Frank

Morgan Frank  

Research Assistant, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Joshua Bongard

Joshua Bongard  

Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science

Bongard's work focuses on understanding the general nature of cognition, regardless of whether it is found in humans, animals or robots. This unique approach focuses on the role that morphology and evolution plays in cognition. Addressing these questions has taken him into the fields of biology, psychology, engineering and computer science.

Peter Sheridan Dodds

Peter Sheridan Dodds  

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Dodds's research focuses on system-level, big data problems in many areas including language and stories, sociotechnical systems, Earth sciences, biology, and ecology. His foundational funding was an NSF CAREER award granted to study sociotechnical phenomena (2009-2015). Together with Chris Danforth, he co-runs the Computational Story Lab.

James Bagrow

James Bagrow  

Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Bagrow's interests include: Complex Networks (community detection, social modeling and human dynamics, statistical phenomena, graph similarity and isomorphism), Statistical Physics (non-equilibrium methods, phase transitions, percolation, interacting particle systems, spin glasses), and Optimization(glassy techniques such as simulated/quantum annealing, (non-gradient) minimization of noisy objective functions).

Yves Dubief

Yves Dubief  

Associate Professor, School of Engineering

Dubief has been developing and collaborating research programs in turbulence control by complex fluids, flow-surface interactions with application to erosion and ablation by turbulent flows, biophysics of blood coagulation under flow and lubrication in articular joints.

Paul Hines

Paul Hines  

Associate Professor, School of Engineering

Hines' work broadly focuses on finding ways to make electric energy more reliable, more affordable, with less environmental impact. Particular topics of interest include understanding the mechanisms by which small problems in the power grid become large blackouts, identifying and mitigating the stresses caused by large amounts of electric vehicle charging, and quantifying the impact of high penetrations of wind/solar on electricity systems.

Brian Tivnan

Brian Tivnan  

Chief Engineer, MITRE Corporation

Tivnan, a UVM Complex Systems Center affiliate, is the Burlington site leader and chief engineer in the Modeling & Simulation Department for the MITRE Corporation, a not-for-profit organization that manages federally funded research and development centers, partnering with government sponsors to support their crucial operational missions. His current research interests include the study of conflict and quantitative finance.

Jason Bates

Jason Bates  

Professor of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Medicine

His research focuses primarily on the mechanics of lung function, an area in which he has published extensively. He has applications to the engineering of new technologies to address lung diseases and much of his work centers on the measurement and modeling of lung function. His research work has led to three patents and he has been involved with the establishment of two Canadian companies.

Brian Beckage

Brian Beckage  

Associate Professor, Department of Plant Biology

He is an ecologist broadly interested in population and community dynamics including tree demography, maintenance of species richness, and the ecological effects of climate change. He emphasizes the use of quantitative approaches to investigate the mechanisms structuring ecological systems, including statistical models, analytical models, and computer simulation models.

Mary Dunlop

Mary Dunlop  

Assistant Professor, School of Engineering

Her research interests center on control theory and synthetic biology. Her lab will study how feedback control systems are implemented in molecular biology. She is particularly interested in processes that are dynamic and use fluorescent proteins and time-lapse microscopy to image single cells over the course of many hours. Applications include problems in bioenergy and medicine.

Margaret (Maggie) Eppstein

Margaret (Maggie) Eppstein  

Chair & Professor, Department of Computer Science

Eppstein’s research interests involve developing and applying complex systems methods (including evolutionary and agent-based computation, artificial neural networks, and complex network methods) to problems in a variety of biological, environmental, technological, and sociological domains.

Hugh Garavan

Hugh Garavan  

Associate Professor, Department of Psychology/Psychiatry

Garavan's research applies functional brain imaging to understanding human cognition. He has a specific interest in the cognitive control functions performed by the prefrontal cortex and how their dysfunction might be relevant for clinical conditions such as addiction.

Bill Gibson

Bill Gibson  

ohn Converse Professor of Economics, Department of Economics

He studies economic processes using the methodology of complex systems. His recent work focuses on real-financial interactions in multi-agent economies and how aid to developing countries can be used and/or abused. The approach is to build up economies from the actions of individual agents and then explore how incentives might be changed to to improve the efficiency or fairness of the emergent structures.

Charles Goodnight

Charles Goodnight  

Professor, Department of Biology

He studies genetic differentiation and evolution in structured populations. His research combines theoretical and experimental approaches to study the effects of selection among individuals, populations and communities. One of his major areas of interest is how certain types of genetic variation, such as epistatic interactions among loci, can contribute to a response to selection in a subdivided population even though they cannot contribute to a response to selection in a large panmictic population.

Eric Hernandez

Eric Hernandez  

Assistant Professor, School of Engineering

He is interested in discovering new ideas for solving large scale inverse problems under uncertainty and their application to the reliability analysis of operational dynamical systems. Areas of expertise include structural engineering, structural dynamics, structural health monitoring, state estimation, reliability analysis and uncertainty quantification.

Christopher Koliba

Christopher Koliba  

Full Professor, Director of the Master of Public Administration Degree Program, Community Development and Applied Economics Department

His research interests include organizational learning and development, governance systems and networks, cross sector collaborations, action research methods, civic education, and educational policy. He teaches courses pertaining to public policy and public affairs, public administration, governance networks, and science and society.

Gagan Mirchandani

Gagan Mirchandani  

Professor, School of Engineering

His research is focused on various applications of sparse sampling: tracking, classification and counting selected targets such as pedestrians, bicyclists and vehicles at intersections and other locations.

Donna Rizzo

Donna Rizzo  

Professor, School of Engineering

Her research focuses on the development of new computational tools to improve the understanding of human-induced changes on natural systems and the way we make decisions about natural resources and multi-scale environmental problems.

Frederic Sansoz

Frederic Sansoz  

Associate Professor, School of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

His research works at the intersection of nanotechnology and materials science using theory, computer simulation and experimental approaches. His general interest lies in examining how sample size, microstructure (in particular, twin boundaries) and surface structure can influence mechanical and thermoelectric properties in low-dimensional materials at the nanoscale. He currently studies new nanoscale systems such as twinning superlattice nanowires in metals and semiconductors, carbon nanofibers and graphene.

Asim Zia

Asim Zia  

Associate Professor, Department of Community Development and Applied Economics

His research focuses on the development of computational and complex-systems based approaches for informing the theory and practice of public policy analysis. He applies computational modeling and policy analytical approaches to evaluate complex policy and governance problems that span global climate change, international development, energy, transportation, forest conservation, disaster management and watershed management.

Nick Allgaier

Nick Allgaier  

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Cathy Bliss

Cathy Bliss  

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Shane Celis

Shane Celis  

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

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Eitan Pechenick

Eitan Pechenick  

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Andy Reagan

Andy Reagan  

PhD in Applied Math with Certificate of Study in Complex Systems, Alumni

Andy Reagan received his PhD in Applied Mathematics, working with Professors Peter Dodds and Chris Danforth. He now works as a Senior Data Scientist at MassMutual.

Jake Williams

Jake Williams  

Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Brandon Tries

Brandon Tries

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Aaron Powers

Aaron Powers

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Tom McAndrew

Tom McAndrew

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Sharon Alajajian

Sharon Alajajian

Masters Graduate, Department of Statistics

Eric Clark

Eric Clark

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Emily Cody

Emily Cody

PhD Student, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

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Mike Foley

Mike Foley

Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Kayla Horak

Kayla Horak

Assistant Researcher, Dept. of Ophthalmology

Lindsay Van Leir

Lindsay Van Leir

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Suma Desu

Suma Desu

, Data Scientist

Kameron D. Harris

Kameron D. Harris

PhD Candidate, Research Assistant, Computational Neuroscience

Isabel Kloumann

Isabel Kloumann

Data Scientist

Paul Lessard

Paul Lessard

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Lewis Mitchell

Lewis Mitchell  

Lecturer, Applied Mathematics

My research interests are in data assimilation, computational social science, human dynamics and social networks, and the mathematics of weather and climate.

Mert Bakirci

Mert Bakirci

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Narine Manukyan

Narine Manukyan

, Assistant Professor

Eric E. Bloedorn

Eric E. Bloedorn

, Principal Scientist

Lashon B. Booker

Lashon B. Booker

, Senior Principal Scientist

Luther K. Branting

Luther K. Branting

, Principal Artificial Intelligence Engineer

Michael J. Smith

Michael J. Smith

, Computer Scientist

Joshua L. Payne

Joshua L. Payne

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

William L. Gottesman

William L. Gottesman

Continuing Ed, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

J. S. Weitz

J. S. Weitz

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Charles A. Price

Charles A. Price

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Van M. Savage

Van M. Savage

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

James Stegen

James Stegen

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Andrew Clarke

Andrew Clarke

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

David A. Coomes

David A. Coomes

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Rampal S. Etienne

Rampal S. Etienne

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Andrew J. Kerkhoff

Andrew J. Kerkhoff

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Katherine McCulloh

Katherine McCulloh

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Karl J. Niklas

Karl J. Niklas

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Han Olff

Han Olff

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Nathan G. Swenson

Nathan G. Swenson

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Wesley R. Hartmann

Wesley R. Hartmann

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Puneet Manchanda

Puneet Manchanda

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Harikesh Nair

Harikesh Nair

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Matthew Bothner

Matthew Bothner

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

David Godes

David Godes

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Kartik Hosanagar

Kartik Hosanagar

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Catherine Tucker

Catherine Tucker

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Duncan J. Watts

Duncan J. Watts

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Nobuyuki Hanaki

Nobuyuki Hanaki

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Alexander Peterhansl

Alexander Peterhansl

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Matthew J. Salganik

Matthew J. Salganik

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Roby Muhamad

Roby Muhamad

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Daniel C. Medina

Daniel C. Medina

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Charles F. Sabel

Charles F. Sabel

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

M. E. J. Newman

M. E. J. Newman

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

D. H. Rothman

D. H. Rothman

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Goodarz Ghanavati

Goodarz Ghanavati

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Taras Lakoba

Taras Lakoba

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Eduardo Cotilla-Sanchez

Eduardo Cotilla-Sanchez

Assistant Professor

Ian Dobson

Ian Dobson

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Clayton Barrows

Clayton Barrows

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Seth Blumsack

Seth Blumsack

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

M. Vaiman

M. Vaiman

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

K. Bell

K. Bell

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Y. Chen

Y. Chen

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

B. Chowdhury

B. Chowdhury

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

M. Papic

M. Papic

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

S. Miller

S. Miller

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

P. Zhang

P. Zhang

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Benjamin O'Hara

Benjamin O'Hara

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

K. Balasubramaniam

K. Balasubramaniam

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Sarosh Talukdar

Sarosh Talukdar

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Jay Apt

Jay Apt

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Pooya Rezaei

Pooya Rezaei

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Jeff Frolik

Jeff Frolik

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Alexander D. Hilshey

Alexander D. Hilshey

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Jonathan R. Dowds

Jonathan R. Dowds

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Jeffrey S. Marshall

Jeffrey S. Marshall

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Jiarui D. Zhang

Jiarui D. Zhang

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Francesca Minervini

Francesca Minervini

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Simtha Rinjitham

Simtha Rinjitham

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Justine Sears

Justine Sears

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Lisa Aultman-Hall

Lisa Aultman-Hall

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Chris Farmer

Chris Farmer

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Richard Watts

Richard Watts

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Todd Ryan

Todd Ryan

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Paulina Jaramillo

Paulina Jaramillo

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Gabriela Hug

Gabriela Hug

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

William Buchanan

William Buchanan

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Jie Yang

Jie Yang

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Kirsten E. Bevelander

Kirsten E. Bevelander

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Kirsikka Kaipainen

Kirsikka Kaipainen

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Robert Swain

Robert Swain

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Simone Dohle

Simone Dohle

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Brian Wansink

Brian Wansink

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Joshua E. Auerbach

Joshua E. Auerbach

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Dylan Conger

Dylan Conger

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Peter Hurd

Peter Hurd

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Zhenyu Lu

Zhenyu Lu

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Krishnanand N. Kaipa

Krishnanand N. Kaipa

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Andrew N. Meltzoff

Andrew N. Meltzoff

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Anand I. Rughani

Anand I. Rughani

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Travis M. Dumont

Travis M. Dumont

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Michael A. Horgan

Michael A. Horgan

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Paul L. Penar

Paul L. Penar

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Bruce I. Tranmer

Bruce I. Tranmer

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Hod Lipson

Hod Lipson

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Victor Zykov

Victor Zykov

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

B. Kouchmeshky

B. Kouchmeshky

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

W. Aquino

W. Aquino

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Rolf Pfeifer

Rolf Pfeifer

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Fumiya Iida

Fumiya Iida

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Ilknur Icke

Ilknur Icke

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Robert A. Whelan

Robert A. Whelan

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Gregory S. Hornby

Gregory S. Hornby

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Xindong Wu

Xindong Wu

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Xingquan Zhu

Xingquan Zhu

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Evan Malone

Evan Malone

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Paul White

Paul White

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Dominic. R. Frutiger

Dominic. R. Frutiger

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Chandana Paul

Chandana Paul

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

C. Adami

C. Adami

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Russell Conduit

Russell Conduit

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Paul Beliveau

Paul Beliveau

Adjunct Professor

M. Lungarella

M. Lungarella

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

William F. Louisos

William F. Louisos

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Darren Lee Hitt

Darren Lee Hitt

Professor, Vermont Space Grant Consortium & NASA EPSCoR Program Director, Department of Mechanical Engineering

His research lies in the area of high-fidelity orbital mechanics (astrodynamics) simulations and the gravitational modeling required for these simulations. The particular focus lies in close-proximity orbits about small irregular celestial bodies, such as asteroids and comets, whose irregular topology and variable composition result in complex gravitational fields. In addition to this fundamental work, his research also involves mission trajectory planning and optimization using evolutionary computing approaches.

Jane Molofsky

Jane Molofsky

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Elizabeth E. Crone

Elizabeth E. Crone

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

El Hassan Ridouane

El Hassan Ridouane

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Thomas Orfeo

Thomas Orfeo

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Stephen J. Everse

Stephen J. Everse

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Kenneth G. Mann

Kenneth G. Mann

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Kathleen E. Brummel-Ziedins

Kathleen E. Brummel-Ziedins

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Ross M. Lieb-Lappen

Ross M. Lieb-Lappen

PhD Student, Thayer School of Engineering

Wayne B. Hayes

Wayne B. Hayes

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Anton V. Malykh

Anton V. Malykh

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Hong Li

Hong Li

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Eugenia Kalnay

Eugenia Kalnay

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Takemasa Miyoshi

Takemasa Miyoshi

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Jun Yu

Jun Yu

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Laura K. Gross

Laura K. Gross

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Kate L. Morrow

Kate L. Morrow

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Todd Rowland

Todd Rowland

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

James A. Yorke

James A. Yorke

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Karim J. Chichakly

Karim J. Chichakly

Adjunct Professor

William B. Bowden

William B. Bowden  

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Jeffrey D. Horbar

Jeffrey D. Horbar

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Kathleen A. Leahy

Kathleen A. Leahy

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Michael  J. Kenny

Michael J. Kenny

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Shreya Mukherjee

Shreya Mukherjee

Software Developer

Jeffrey S. Buzas

Jeffrey S. Buzas

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Stuart A. Kauffman

Stuart A. Kauffman

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

David K. Grover

David K. Grover

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Bill C. White

Bill C. White

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Jason H. Moore

Jason H. Moore

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

B. Zhu

B. Zhu

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Eva M. Sevick-Muraca

Eva M. Sevick-Muraca

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Anuradha Godavarty

Anuradha Godavarty  

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

James D. Bever

James D. Bever

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Francesco Fedele

Francesco Fedele

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Jeffrey P. Laible

Jeffrey P. Laible

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Chaoyang Zhang

Chaoyang Zhang

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Alan B. Thompson

Alan B. Thompson

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

R. Roy

R. Roy

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

M. Gurfinkel

M. Gurfinkel

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Sangeeta Theru

Sangeeta Theru

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Daniel J. Hawrysz

Daniel J. Hawrysz

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Jangwoen Lee

Jangwoen Lee

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

David E. Dougherty

David E. Dougherty

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Tamara L. Troy

Tamara L. Troy

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Bernd Heinrich

Bernd Heinrich

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Joseph S. Krupa

Joseph S. Krupa

Project Engineer

Somdeb Chatterjee

Somdeb Chatterjee

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Ethan Eldridge

Ethan Eldridge

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Michael B. Pellon

Michael B. Pellon

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Lance E. Besaw

Lance E. Besaw

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Paul Haake

Paul Haake

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Joshua Gilbert

Joshua Gilbert

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Brian H.Y. Lee

Brian H.Y. Lee

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

D. Brad Lanute

D. Brad Lanute

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Diann E. Gaalema

Diann E. Gaalema

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Kiran Lakkaraju

Kiran Lakkaraju

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Christina E. Warrender

Christina E. Warrender

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Drew DeHaas

Drew DeHaas

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Jesse Craig

Jesse Craig

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Colin Rickert

Colin Rickert

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Kirsten Stor

Kirsten Stor

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Amit Joshi

Amit Joshi

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Joseph F. Guarnaccia

Joseph F. Guarnaccia

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Liang Gao

Liang Gao

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Chaoming Song

Chaoming Song

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Ziyou Gao

Ziyou Gao

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Albert-Laszlo Barabasi

Albert-Laszlo Barabasi

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Dashun Wang

Dashun Wang

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Louis M. Shekhtman

Louis M. Shekhtman

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Dirk Brockmann

Dirk Brockmann

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Olivia Woolley-Meza

Olivia Woolley-Meza

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Daniel Grady

Daniel Grady

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Christian Thiemann

Christian Thiemann

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Yu-Ru Lin

Yu-Ru Lin

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Charleston Noble

Charleston Noble

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Serguei Saavedra

Serguei Saavedra

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Yong-Yeol Ahn

Yong-Yeol Ahn

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Sebastian E. Ahnert

Sebastian E. Ahnert

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

L. S. Schulman

L. S. Schulman

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

B. Gaveau

B. Gaveau

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

David Lazer

David Lazer

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Sune Lehmann

Sune Lehmann

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Tal Koren

Tal Koren

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Jie Sun

Jie Sun

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Erik M. Bollt

Erik M. Bollt

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Joseph D. Skufca

Joseph D. Skufca

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

J. M. Campuzano

J. M. Campuzano

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Daniel ben-Avraham

Daniel ben-Avraham

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Luciano da F. Costa

Luciano da F. Costa

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

H. D. Rozenfeld

H. D. Rozenfeld

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Miranda K. Nordhaus

Miranda K. Nordhaus

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Heidi Jo Newberg

Heidi Jo Newberg

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Timothy Beers

Timothy Beers

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Jamie Kern

Jamie Kern

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Cristin Rider

Cristin Rider

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

J. Allyn Smith

J. Allyn Smith

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Douglas Tucker

Douglas Tucker

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Brian Yanny

Brian Yanny

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

None

Andrea Elledge

Andrea Elledge

Associate Director of Operations and Outreach, Complex Systems Center

Elledge works with the directors and faculty to secure funding, establish budgets, lead the day-to-day operations, promotions and outreach to internal and external constitutes, and support all aspects of growth.

The Roboctopus

The Roboctopus

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

The Roboctopus is our secret overlord joyful mascot. The Roboctopus is a real, non-pantomime octopus inside an advanced robot suit designed for supermarine activities. The Roboctopus is an avid proponent of the sciences of all complex systems, with a personal interest in those found in biology, engineering, the sociotechnocene, distributed computing (neurons in tentacles), big data, and mollusks. The Roboctopus is well adapted to Vermont and enjoys skiing and building Snowboctopuses.

Finnigan

Finnigan

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Since being adopted in 2013, Finnigan has been making sure bouts of research are interspersed with running, petting, and holding hands.

Adrian Del Maestro

Adrian Del Maestro  

Assistant Professor, Department of Physics

Current research involves the application of high performance computational tools to study the effects of strong interactions in condensed matter systems. In particular, I am fascinated by low dimensional systems where the interplay between quantum mechanics, dissipation and disorder can lead to exotic cooperative phenomena.

David Novak

David Novak  

Associate Professor, School of Business Administration

Novak’s research interests center on the application of decision sciences / operations research based solution methodologies to solve a variety of real-world problems. Much of his recent work has focused on the design and use of modeling approaches and performance measures that address complex characteristics of systems such as the spatial structure of transportation and communications networks and relationships between nodes, links, and flows within those systems.

Taylor Ricketts

Taylor Ricketts  

Professor, Department of Environment and Natural Resources

He is interested in connecting rigorous interdisciplinary research with real-world conservation problems, both in Vermont and worldwide. His recent focus has been the economic benefits provided to people by forests, wetlands, reefs, and other natural areas. He works on understanding how ecosystems provide these benefits, what they are worth (and to whom), and how they might change in the future. Other interests include global patterns of biodiversity, conservation planning, ecological economics, and community and landscape ecology.

Mert Korkali

Mert Korkali  

Post Doctoral, School of Engineering

Multidisciplinary researcher blending various problems in power engineering with complex systems and network science. His research interests lie at the broad interface of analysis of cascading failures in interdependent power and communications networks; false-data attacks in smart grids; fault location and optimal measurement placement in large-scale power grids. Working with Paul Hines, Associate Professor, School of Engineering UVM

Stephen C. Alajajian

Stephen C. Alajajian

Nutritionist

Jacob Lahne

Jacob Lahne  

Assistant Professor, Culinary Arts and Food Science

Dilan Kiley

Dilan Kiley

Data Scientist

Karine Megerdoomian

Karine Megerdoomian

Principal Computational Linguist

Matthew T. McMahon

Matthew T. McMahon

Chief Engineer

Jennie Stephens

Jennie Stephens

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Owen D. Myers

Owen D. Myers

Student, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Junru Wu

Junru Wu

Professor, Department of Physics

Samuel V. Scarpino

Samuel V. Scarpino  

Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Scarpino is a mathematical biologist studying outbreaks as an emergent process and working to improve public health surveillance. His research investigates questions at the intersection of biology, behavior, and disease and his work on surveillance has led to substantive changes in public health practices. Scarpino's highly collaborative research has focused on a broad range of questions outside of disease: from animal movement and group dynamics to the role of genome copy number in evolution.

Mads R. Almassalkhi

Mads R. Almassalkhi

Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering, College of Engineering & Mathematical Sciences

Almassalkhi's research interests lie at the intersection of power systems, optimization, and controls. Almassalkhi works on developing novel feedback and optimization algorithms that improve resilience of power systems, which is increasingly more important as power systems are operating closer and closer to their limits.

Mark Ibrahim

Mark Ibrahim

Graduate Student, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Ryan Gallagher

Ryan Gallagher

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Antoine Allard

Antoine Allard

Professor

Andrew G. Reece

Andrew G. Reece

Graduate Student, Department of Psychology

David Dewhurst

David Dewhurst

Graduate Student, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Fletcher F. Hazlehurst

Fletcher F. Hazlehurst

Undergraduate Student, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Colin van Oort

Colin van Oort

Graduate Student, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Katharina L. M. Lix

Katharina L. M. Lix

Graduate Student, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Ellen Langer

Ellen Langer

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

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Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Munik Shrestha

Munik Shrestha  

Post-Doctoral Associate, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Mark Wagy

Mark Wagy

Post-Doctoral Associate, Department of Mathematics and Statistics