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Alums of the Dynamical Systems Group

At Boston University

Ph.D. 2013, Dissertation: Modeling Stochastic Reaction Di usion via Interaction Functions and
Boundary Conditions.

Faculty, Colgate 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. 2011, Dissertation: Vortex crystals in fluids.

Faculty, University of Auckland

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William Basener

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

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

Faculty, Boston University

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Nick Benes

Ph.D. 2010, Dissertation: Stability of multi-solutions in the Toda model and torus canards in neuroscience models.

Chief Data Officer, Office of Naval Research

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Marina Bevzushenko

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

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Ranjit Bhattacharjee

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

Executive Vice President, Capital Markets, Trasury and Correspondent Lending, Caliber Home Loans, Inc.
Salomon, Smith, Barney, New York City

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Fred Blundell

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

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

Chair of the Mathematics Department, St. Anselm College

Ph.D. 2018, Dissertation: A Sierpinski Mandelbrot Spiral for Rational
Maps of the Form \(Z^N + \lambda/Z^D\)

Loyola University, Chicago

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Osman Chaudhary

Ph.D. 2017, Dissertation: Rigorous Justification of Taylor Dispersion
via Center Manifold Theory.

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Anthea Cheung

Ph.D. 2019, Dissertation: Spatiotemporal Patterns in the Wave of
Traveling Wave Solutions to the Morris-Lecar Model of Neural Tissue.

Amazon

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Amy Chiu

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

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Eric Cooper

Ph.D. 2019, Dissertation: Selection of Quasi-stationary States in the
2D Navier-Stokes Equation on the Torus

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Patrick Cummings

Ph.D. 2017, Dissertation: Nonlinear Schrödinger Approximations for
Partial Differential Equations with Quadratic and Quasilinear Terms

Ph.D. 2014, Dissertation: Dynamical Invariants and Parameter Space Structures
for Rational Maps

Faculty, Northwestern University

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

Faculty, University of Illinois

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Marilyn Durkin

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

Emeritus faculty, Bentley College

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

Faculty, University of Barcelona.

Ph.D. 2014, Dissertation: The structure of Julia sets from accessible
Mandelbrot sets.

Faculty, Salve Regina University

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

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Laura Rocío González Ramírez

Ph.D. 2014, Dissertation: Existence and stability of traveling waves in a biologically constrained model of seizure wave propagation.

Faculty, Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolas de Hidalgo

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 Plane.

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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Baldur Hedinsson

Ph.D. 2011, Dissertation: Interactions of Inhibitory Cells

Ph.D. 2010, Dissertation: Renormalization Group Methods for Singularly
Perturbed Systems, Norma Forms, and Stability of Traveling Waves in a
Reaction-diffusion-mechanics System.

Faculty, George Mason University

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

Faculty, Brown University.

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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Slava Krigman

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

Principal Systems Engineer, Raytheon Corp

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

Co Head Software Development, Avaloq

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

Faculty, 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.

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Paola Malerba

Ph.D. 2010. Dissertation: Excitation dominated or inhibition dominated: different mechanisms behind rhythmic interaction in a hippocampal model.

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

Faculty, University of the Pacific

Ph.D. 2014. Dissertation: Numerical Methods and Stochastic Simulation Algorithms for Reaction-Drift-Diffusion Systems

Faculty, UMass Amherst

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Tommy McCauley

Ph.D. 2016. Dissertation: Chern-Weil Techniques on Loop Spaces and the
Maslov Index in Partial Differential Equations.

Faculty, Arlington High School

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.

Financial Analyst, Bloomberg Financial

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.

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

Faculty, Boston University

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

US Department of Defense

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.

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

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, 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

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

Faculty, University of Hartford

Ph.D. 2008, Dissertation:
Faculty, University of San Francisco

Ph.D. 2007, Dissertation: Modeling Cortical Rhythms in Schizophrenia:
Neuronal Recruitment and Suppression.

Faculty, Brown University

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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 Extension School

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, St. Joseph's College New York

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