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Alums of the Dynamical Systems Group

At Boston University

Ph.D. 1992, Dissertation: A History of Complex Dynamics from Schröder to Fatou and Julia.

Faculty, Drake University

Ph.D. 1989, Dissertation: Studies in Dynamical Systems:
Collisions and Codings.

Faculty, Smith College

Ph.D. 2000, Dissertation: Minimal Flows and Global Cross Sections
which are disks

Faculty, Rochester Institute of Technology

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Margaret Beck

Ph.D. 2006, Dissertation: Topics in Stability Theory for Partial Differential
Equations

Postdoctoral Fellow, Brown University

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Marina Bevzushenko

Ph.D. 2008, Dissertation: Mathematical Analysis of an Integro-Differential
Equation Arising in Neuroscience

Faculty, Boston College

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Ranjit Bhattacharjee

Ph.D. 2000, Dissertation: Bifurcation to an Entire Function

Vice President in the Fixed Income Derivatives Research Group,
Salomon, Smith, Barney, New York City

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Fred Blundell

Ph.D. 1994, Dissertation: A Spherically Symmetric
Model in Celestial Mechanics

Founder, Asperon.com

Ph.D. 1988, Dissertation: Mass Distributions in Central Configurations

Chair of the Mathematics Department,
St. Anselm's College

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Amy Chiu

Ph.D. 1996, Dissertation: Quartic Newton's Method and Matings of
Polynomials

Ph.D. 2001, Dissertation:
Reduced Equations for Hyperbolic Problems on Thin Domains.

Faculty, University of Illinois

Ph.D. 1989, Dissertation: The Dynamics of the Complex Exponential Function:
A Mathematical and Computer Graphical Study

Associate Dean
of Arts and Sciences,
Bentley College

Ph.D. 1995, Dissertation: The Complex Standard Family

Faculty, University of Barcelona.

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Alex Frumosu

Ph.D. 2003, Dissertation: Itineraries for Complex Exponentials
Faculty, Clark University

Ph.D. 1989, Dissertation: Periodic Points for Monotone
Symplectomorphisms of **T**^{n} x R^{n}

Faculty, Smith College

Ph.D. 2000, Dissertation:
Nonlinear Dynamics of Gas Bubbles in Liquid.

Faculty, Rochester Institute of Technology

Ph.D. 1992, Dissertation: The Dynamics of Newton's Method on the Exponential
Function in the Complex Plan

Faculty, University of Hartford.

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Michael Hayes

Ph.D. 1999, Dissertation: Geometric Analysis of Delayed Bifurcations

WS Atkins Consultants, Surrey, UK

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Stephanie R. Jones

Ph.D. 2001, Dissertation: Rhythms in the Neocortex and in CPG Neurons:
a Dynamical Systems Analysis

Postdoctoral Fellow, Massachusetts General Hospital

Ph.D. 1996, Dissertation: The Collinear 1-bumper, 2-body Problem

Faculty, University of North Carolina at Asheville

Ph.D. 1995, Dissertation: Rank R KP Solutions with Singular
Rational Spectral Curves.

Faculty, College of Charleston

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Stephen Krigman

Ph.D. 2004, Dissertation: Boundary Controllability of Maxwell's Equations with
Nonzero Conductivity and an Application to an Inverse Source Problem.

Research Scientist, Linclon Laboratory, MIT

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Stephane Laederich

Ph.D. 1989, Dissertation: Exponential Dichotomies, Nonlinear Partial
Differential Equations and Differential Difference Equations

Ecole Polytechnique

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Eileen Lee

Ph.D. 1997. Dissertation: The Structure and Geometry of the Brjuno Numbers

Coordinator, Math For America, Boston University

Ph.D. 1993. Dissertation: A Period Adding
Bifurcation in a Pair of Coupled Neurons

Faculty, Gustavus Adolphus College

Ph.D. 2005. Dissertation: Dynamics of Circle Inversions

Faculty, St. Lawrence University

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Joyce Macabea

Ph.D. 2004. Dissertation: Dynamics of Shepherd Moon Ring Systems

Molecular Sciences Institute, University of California Berkeley

Ph.D. 2008. Dissertation: Complex Dynamics of Singularly Perturbed
Rational Maps

Faculty, University of the Pacific

Ph.D. 1999, Dissertation: Problems on Oscillations and Pattern
Formation in Mathematical Biology

Faculty, Drexel University

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Oleg Mikitchenko

Ph.D. 2008, Dissertation: Applications of the Resolution of Singularities
to Asymptotic Analysis of Differential Equations

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Monica Moreno Rocha

Ph.D. 2002, Dissertation:
Indecomposable Continua in Complex Dynamical Systems

CIMAT, Guanajuato, Mexico

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Dave Morgan

Ph.D. 2001, Dissertation: On the Existence and Stability
of Spatial Patterns in an Activator-inhibitor System
Exhibiting Self-replication

NRC Postdoctoral Fellow, Naval Research Labs

Ph.D. 1994, Dissertation: An Inductive Approach
to the Geometry of the Discrete FitzHugh-Nagumo Equation

Faculty, New Jersey Institute of
Technology

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Kinya Ono

Ph.D. 2000, Dissertation: Analytical Methods for Reaction-diffusion
Equations: Critical Wave Speeds and Axisymmetric Phenomena

Scientist, Khimetrics, Inc.

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Jason Ritt

Ph.D. 2003, Dissertation: A Probabilistic Analysis of Forced
Oscillators, with Application to Neuronal Response Reliability

Postdoctoral Researcher, McGovern Center for Brain Research, MIT

Ph.D. 1999, Dissertation: Existence and Stability of Relative
Equilibria in the n-body Problem

Faculty, College of the Holy Cross

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Elizabeth D. Russell

Ph.D. 2009, Dissertation: The Complex Dynamics of Rational Maps

Faculty, US Military Academy, West Point

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Hector Sanchez

Ph.D. 1992, Dissertation:

Faculty, UNAM, Mexico City

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Ann Sawyer

Ph.D. 1984, Dissertation: The Dynamics
of Piecewise Linear Mappings of the Plane

Texas Instruments.

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Lionel Slammert

Ph.D. 1989, Dissertation:
Differentiability Properties of Bifurcation
Phenomena of Two Parameter Families of Circle Diffeomorphisms

Dean, Faculty of Applied Sciences, Cape Technikon, Cape Town, South Africa

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Cristina Soto-Trevino

Ph.D. 1997, Dissertation: Geometric Methods for Periodic Orbits
in Singularly Perturbed Systems

Postdoctoral Fellow, Brandeis University

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David Somers

Ph.D. (joint with Center for Neural Systems) 1993, Dissertation:
Synchronization in Networks of Neural Relaxation Oscillators:
Visual Cortical Processing and Intrinsic Oscillator Properties

Faculty, Psychology Dept., Boston University

Ph.D. 1989. Dissertation: Finding Roots of Complex Polynomials
with Newton's Method

Faculty, Stony Brook University

Ph.D. 1988, Dissertation: Meromorphic
Continuation of the Ruelle Zeta Function

Faculty, Stony Brook University

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Alexandru Teodorescu-Frumosu

Ph.D. 2003, Dissertation: Unbounded Itineraries of Entire Functions

Faculty, Tufts
University

Ph.D. 1991, Dissertation: Rotation Number Properties of a Class of
Annulus Homeomorphisms with an Invariant Indecomposable Cofrontier

Faculty, University of Hartford

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Eric Wahl

Ph.D. 2008, Dissertation: Geodesics on Isopotential Surfaces and
Solutions to Newton's n-Body Problem

Linclon Labs

Ph.D. 1991, Dissertation: Rotation Vectors
for Maps and Flows on Compact Surfaces

Faculty, Oberlin College

Ph.D. 1990, Dissertation: Bifurcations in Families of Antiholomorphic and
Biquadratic Maps.

Faculty, Harvard University and Wellesley College

Ph.D. 2004, Dissertation: Higher order Corrections to the KdV Approximation
for Water Waves

Faculty, Drexel University

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Elizabeth Zollinger

Ph.D. 2008, Dissertation: A Family of Comets in the 3-Body Problem

Faculty, Hiram College

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