Applied Mathematics, Statistics, and Scientific Computation Program - University of Maryland

Applied Mathematics & Statistics, and Scientific Computation

Ph.D. May 2016

Geoffrey Clapp
Thesis: Applying Mathematical Models to Study the Role of the Immune System in Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
Advisor: Doron Levy
Chae Clark
Thesis: Spectral Frame Analysis and Learning through Graph Structure
Advisors: Kasso Okoudjou, Wojciech Czaja
Matias Delgadino
Thesis: Analysis of Self-Organization
Advisor: Antoine Mellet
Stefan Doboszczak
Thesis: Existence and weak-strong uniqueness for the Navier-Stokes-Smoluchowski system over moving domains
Advisor: Konstantina Trivisa
Matthew Guay
Thesis: Sparse Signal Representation in Digital and Biological Systems
Advisor: Wojciech Czaja

Ariel Hafftka
Thesis: Tensor Completion for Multidimensional Inverse Problems with Applications to Magnetic Resonance Relaxometry
Advisor: Wojciech Czaja

Ming Zhong
Thesis: Hierarchical Reconstruction Method for Solving Ill-posed Linear Inverse Problems
Advisor: Eitan Tadmor

M.S. May 2016

Addison Bohannon
Scholarly Paper: Collaborative Image Triage with Humans and Computer Vision
Advisor: Radu Balan
Naveed Haghani
Scholarly Paper: Memory Efficient Signal Reconstruction from Phaseless Coefficients of a Linear Mapping
Advisor: Radu Balan
Ian Johnson
Scholarly Paper: Epitaxial Growth: Modeling Principles and a Diffusion Limit
Advisor: Dionisios Margetis
Dimitrios Ntogkas
Scholarly Paper: Two-Scale Method for the Monge-Ampère Equation and Convergence Rates
Advisor: Ricardo Nochetto
Christiana Sabett
Scholarly Paper: MRI Signal Reconstruction via Fourier Frames on Interleaving Spirals
Advisor: John Benedetto
Asia Wyatt
Scholarly Paper: Mathematical Models of Imatinib Treated Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
Advisor: Doron Levy

Ph.D. December 2015

Virginia Forstall
Thesis: Iterative Solution Methods for Reduced Order Model of Parameterized Partial Differential Equations
Advisor: Howard Elman
David Harris
Thesis: Algorithms and Generalizations for the Lovasz Local Lemma
Advisor: Aravind Srinivasan
Lee Mendelowitz
Thesis: Algorithms for the Alignment of Genome Mapping Data with Applications to Structural Variation Detection
Advisor: Mihai Pop
Alexei Stepanov
Thesis: Dynamical and Steady-State Solutions of Nonlinear Viscoelasticity
Advisor: Stuart Antman
Zhenyi Xue
Thesis: Bayesian Model to Estimate Inbreeding Coefficient for Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Collected from Complex Survey
Advisor: Partha Lahiri

M.S. December 2015

Quan Bui
Scholarly Paper: Modeling Multiphase Flow with Phase Transitions in Porous Media
Advisor: Howard Elman
Geoffrey Clapp
Scholarly Paper: Incorporating Asymmetric Stem Cell Division into the Roeder Model for Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
Advisor: Doron Levy
Colleen Stock
Scholarly Paper: An Analysis of Solving the Eikonal Equation using a Fast Marching Method
Advisor: James Duncan