Curriculum Vitae

Contact Info:

Mailing address:

Department of Mathematics and Statistics Office Number: MCS 228

Boston University E-mail: mabeck -at- bu.edu

111 Cummington Mall http://math.bu.edu/people/mabeck

Boston, MA 02215

USA

- Ph.D., Mathematics, Boston University, May
2006.

Advisors: Tasso J. Kaper and C. Eugene Wayne. Thesis title: "Topics in stability theory for partial differential equations."

- B.A., Mathematics, Colorado College,
May 2000.

Advisor: Marlowe Anderson.

- Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Boston University, Boston, MA.

April 2015 - Present.

- Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Boston University, Boston, MA.

Tenure-track; September 2009 - April 2015.

- Lecturer, Department of Mathematics, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland.

September 2011 - December 2013.

- Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Division of Applied Mathematics, Brown University, Providence, RI.

Visiting researcher as part of of an NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship, August 2008 - July 2009.

- Research Fellow, Department of Mathematics, University of
Surrey, Guildford, UK.

Visiting researcher as past of an NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship, June 2007 - August 2008 and September - December 2006.

- Postdoctoral Fellow, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley, CA.

During the program in Dynamical Systems, January - May 2007.

- AMS Birman Fellowship, September 2018 - August 2019.
- NSF Division of Mathematical Sciences "Conference Grant," co-PI of award
number DMS-1724137, for the BU-Keio Workshops, June 2017 - May 2020.

- NSF Division of Mathematical Sciences "Conference Grant," PI of award
number DMS-1600061, June 1-3, 2016.

- NSF Division of Mathematical Sciences "Standard Grant," PI of award
number DMS-1411460, August 2014 - July
2018.

- Sloan Research Fellowship, September 2012 - August 2014.

- US National Academy of Sciences Kavli Fellow, 2011.

- NSF Division of Mathematical Sciences "Standard Grant," PI of award
number DMS-1007450, July 2010 - June
2013.

- NSF Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, DMS-0602891, Fall 2006
- July 2009.

- Red Sock Poster Award, SIAM Conference on Applications of
Dynamical Systems, May 2005.

- GAANN Fellowship, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Boston
University, September 2004 - May 2006 and January - December 2001.

- Outstanding Teaching Fellow Award, Center for Excellence in
Teaching, Boston University, 2003.

- Cajori Prize, Department of Mathematics, Colorado College, 2000.

- "Nonlinear stability of source defects in oscillatory media," with T. Nguyen, B. Sandstede, and K. Zumbrun. Preprint.
- "Localized radial roll patterns in higher space dimensions," with J. J. Bramburger, D. Altschuler, C. I. Avery, T. Sangsawang, P. Carter, and B. Sandstede. Submitted.
- "Rigorous justification of Taylor dispersion via center manifolds and hypocoercivity," with O. Chaudhary and C. E. Wayne. Submitted.
- "Selection of quasi-stationary states in the Navier-Stokes equation on the torus," with E. Cooper and K. Spiliopoulos. Submitted.
- "Grassmannian flows and applications to nonlinear partial differential equations," with A. Doikou, S.J.A. Malham, and I. Stylianidis. To appear in Proceedings of the Abel Symposium.
- "Partial differential systems with nonlocal nonlinearities: Generation and solutions," with A. Doikou, S.J.A. Malham, and I. Stylianidis. Philosophical Transactions A, 376, no 2117 (2018).
- "Instability of pulses in gradient reaction-diffusion systems: a symplectic approach," with G. Cox, C. Jones, Y. Latushkin, K. McQuighan, and A. Sukhtayev. Philosophical Transactions A, 376, no 2117 (2018).
- "Isolas versus snaking of localized rolls," with T. Aougab, P. Carter, S. Desai, B. Sandstede, M. Stadt, and A. Wheeler. Journal of Dynamics and Differential Equations (2017), https://doi.org/10.1007/s10884-017-9624-0.
- "Stability of nonlinear waves: pointwise estimates." Discrete and
Continuous Dynamical Systems Series S,
**10**, 191-211 (2017). Part of a special issue associated with the 2015 Bremen winter school and symposium entitled "Diffusion on fractals and non-linear dynamics". - "Analysis of enhanced diffusion in Taylor dispersion via a model problem,"
with O. Chaudhary and C. E. Wayne. "Hamiltonian PDEs and Applications," Fields
Institute Communications, 75, 31-71 (2015).

- "Computing the Maslov Index for large systems," with
S. Malham. Proceedings of the AMS
**143**, no. 5, 2159-2173 (2015).

- "Superadiabaticity in Reaction Waves as a Mechanism for Energy
Concentration," with S. G. Mahajan, J. T. Abrahamson, S. Birkhimer,
E. Friedman, Q. H. Wang, and M. S. Strano. Energy and
Environmental Science 7, 3391-3402 (2014).

- "Nonlinear stability of source defects in the complex Ginzburg-Landau
equation," with T. Nguyen, B. Sandstede and K. Zumbrun. Nonlinearity,
**27**, 739-786 (2014).

- "Metastability and rapid convergence to quasi-stationary bar states for the 2D Navier-Stokes Equations," with C. E. Wayne. Proc. Roy. Soc. Edinburgh Sect. A.,
**143**, 905-927 (2013).

- "Toward nonlinear stability of sources via a modified Burgers equation," with T. Nguyen , B. Sandstede and K. Zumbrun. Phys. D
**241**, 382-392 (2012).

- "Using global invariant manifolds to understand metastability in
Burgers equation with small viscosity," with C. E. Wayne. SIAM Rev.
**53**, no. 1, 129-153 (2011).

- "Stability of travelling wave solutions for coupled surface and grain
boundary motion," with Z. Pan and B. Wetton. Phys.
D
**239**, 1730-1740 (2010).

- "Nonlinear stability of time-periodic viscous shocks," with
B. Sandstede and K. Zumbrun.
Arch. Ration. Mech. Anal.
**196**, 1011-1076 (2010).

- "Nonlinear stability of semi-discrete shocks for two sided
schemes," with H. J. Hupkes, B. Sandstede, and K. Zumbrun. SIAM J. Math. Anal.
**42**, no. 2, 857-903 (2010).

- "Using global invariant manifolds to understand metastability in
Burgers equation with small viscosity," with C. E. Wayne. SIAM J. Appl. Dyn. Syst.
**8**, no. 3, 1043-1065 (2009)

- "Snakes, ladders, and isolas of localised patterns," with J. Knobloch, D. Lloyd, B. Sandstede, and T. Wagenknecht. SIAM J. Math. Anal.
**41**, 936-972 (2009).

- "Nonlinear convective stability of traveling fronts near Turing
and Hopf instabilities," with A. Ghazaryan and B. Sandstede. J. Differential Equations
**246**, 4371-4390 (2009).

- "Electrical waves in a one-dimensional model of cardiac tissue,"
with C. K. R. T. Jones, D. Schaeffer, and M. Wechselberger. SIAM J. Appl. Dyn. Syst
**7**, no. 4, 1558-1581 (2008).

- "Invariant manifolds and the stability of
traveling waves in scalar viscous conservation laws," with C. E. Wayne. J.
Differential Equations
**244**, 87-116 (2008).

- "A geometric construction of traveling waves in a bioremediation
model," with A. Doelman and T. J. Kaper. J. of Nonlinear Sci.
**16**, 329-349 (2006).

- "A geometric theory
of chaotic phase synchronization," with K. Josic. Chaos
**13**, 247-258 (2003).

- Wrote review of the book "Nonlinear PDEs: A Dynamical Systems Approach" by Guido Schneider and Hannes Uecker for DS Web (2018).
- Wrote review of the book "Multiple Time Scale Dynamics" by Christian Kuehn for SIAM Review (2017).
- "Analyzing multiple timescales in two-dimensional fluids using dynamical systems," with C. Eugene Wayne. SIAM News (2017).
- "Burgers equation," entry in the Encyclopedia of Applied and Computational Mathematics (B. Engquist, ed), Springer. Print publication (2015). Online publication (2013).
- "Rapid convergence to quasi-stationary states of the 2D Navier-Stokes
equation." European Mathematical Society
**8**, no. 1, 3585-3588 (2012). Published as part of the Oberwolfach report on the workshop "Dynamics of Patterns." - "Coherent structures in evolutionary equations." Dynamical Systems Magazine, October (2010). Short online article on the conference held at the Lorentz Center in the Netherlands.

- Lectures on "Stability of nonlinear waves" at the Third Bremen Winter School and Symposium entitled "Diffusion on Fractals and Nonlinear Dynamics," at the University of Bremen, Germany, March 2015.
- Gave four lectures on linear stability theory during workshop for PhD students, preceding the SIAM conference Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures, held at the University of Washington, June 2012.

- Co-organizer of Analysis of Partial Differential Equations using Dynamical Systems Techniques, held at Boston University in June 2016.
- Co-organizer of the Boston University - Keio University workshop on Dynamical Systems and Applications, held at Boston University in September, 2014.
- SQuaREs (Structured Quartet Research Ensembles) at the American Institute of Mathematics (AIM), with Graham Cox, Chris Jones, Yuri Latushkin, and Alim Sukhtayev, August, 2014, June, 2015, and June, 2016.
- On organizing committee of SIAM conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures, held at the University of Cambridge, UK, August 11-14, 2014.
- Co-organizer of the workshop entitled "From Topological to Stochastic Techniques in Dynamical Systems," held at the Lorentz Center, Leiden, the Netherlands, June 23-27, 2014.
- On organizing committee of SIAM conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures, held at the University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, June 13-16, 2012.
- Co-organizer of workshop entitled "Dynamics in infinite-dimensions: ergodic theory and PDEs," held at the International Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Edinburgh, UK, 21-25 May 2012.

- Equadiff, Leiden, the Netherlands, July 2019 (upcoming).
- Public Lecture at the Haus der Wissenschaft (House of Science) in Bremen, Germany, as part of the Third Bremen Winter School and Symposium "Diffusion on Fractals and Nonlinear Dynamics," March 2015.
- "First Central Region Conference on Numerical Analysis and Dynamical Systems," University of Kansas, 3-5 May 2013.

- Panel at the conference "Connections for Women: Hamiltonian Systems," MSRI, Berkeley, CA, August 2018.
- Panel entitled "Work-life balance" at the conference "Connections for Women: Dispersive and Stochastic PDE," MSRI, Berkeley, CA, August 2015.
- Panel entitled "Past and Future Directions in Applied Dynamical Systems," at the conference "Geometric Methods for Infinite-Dimensional Dynamical Systems," Brown University, Providence, RI, USA, November 2011.
- Panel entitled "Women and Mathematics," at the SIAM conference on Dynamical Systems and PDE, Barcelona, Spain, May 2010.

- American Institute of Mathematics (AIM) workshop "Rigorous computation in infinite-dimensional dyanmical systems," Palo Alto, CA, Aug 26-30, 2013.
- Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach workshop "Dynamics of Patterns," Oberwolfach, Germany, 16-22 Dec 2012.
- Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA), workshop "Dynamical Systems in Studies of Partial Differential Equations," Minneapolis, MN, USA, September 24, 2012.
- BIRS workshop "Localized Multi-Dimensional Patterns in Dissipative Systems: Theory, Modeling, and Experiments," Banff, Canada, July 24-29, 2011.

- Lorentz Center workshop "Coherent structures in evolutionary equations," Leiden,
NL, July 2010.

- SIAM Annual Meeting, Portland, OR, July 9-13, 2018.

Minisymposium Title: "Nonlinear Waves, Long-time Dynamics, and Stability."

- Equadiff 2015, Lyon, France, July 6-10, 2015.

Minisymposium title: "Stability of nonlinear waves."

- SIAM Conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures, University of Cambridge, August 11-14, 2014

Minisymposium title: "Enhanced dissipation in fluids."

- Equadiff 2011, Loughborough University, August 1-5, 2011.

Minisymposium title: "Dynamical systems techniques for fluids."

- SIAM Applications of Dynamical Systems, Snowbird, UT, USA, May 2011

Minisymposium title: "Nonlinear Waves: From Spectral Study to Nonlinear Dynamics"

- SIAM Conference on Emerging Topics in Dynamical Systems and PDE,
Barcelona, Spain, May 2010.

Minisymposium title: "Coherent structures in fluids."

- SIAM Conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures,
Universita di Roma, July 21-24, 2008.

Minisymposium title: "Interaction of Coherent Structures."

- Equadiff 2007, Technical University of Vienna, August 6-10, 2007.

Minisymposium title: "Nonlinear patterns and waves."

- SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems, Snowbird,
UT, USA, May 28 - June 1, 2007.

Minisymposium title: "Nonlinear stability and long-time asymptotics of nonliear waves."

- University of San Francisco, Mathematics Colloquium, September 2018.
- SIAM Annual Meeting, Portland, OR, July 2018.
- WPI, Departmental Colloquium, March 2018.
- The Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics (ICERM), during the program on "Singularities and Waves In Incompressible Fluids," April 2017.
- Brigham Young University, Partial Differential Equations seminar, October 2016.
- "Connections for Women: Dispersive and Stochastic PDE," MSRI, August 19, 2015.
- UMass Lowell, Mathematics Colloquium, December 2014.
- New Jersey Institute of Technology, Applied Mathematics Colloquium, November 2014.
- Tufts University, Mathematics Colloquium and Dynamics Seminar, November 2014.
- PROMYS Guest Lecturer, Boston University, July 2014.
- AIMS Conference on Dynamical Systems and Differential Equations, Madrid, July 7-11, 2014.
- Ohio State University, Mathematics Colloquium, March 6, 2014.
- University of Stiling, Scotland, 26 November 2013.
- Universität Augsburg Mathematisches Kolloquium, Institut für Mathematik, Germany, 9 July 2013.
- RWTH Aachen University, Germany, 11 June 2013.
- Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, 12 April 2013.
- University of Leiden, 11 April 2013.
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) PDE/Analysis seminar, 12 March 2013.
- University of Minnesota, Dynamics and Patterns Seminar, Nov 26, 2012.
- University of Cambridge, Geometric Analysis and Partial Differential Equations seminar, 14 May 2012.

- University of Bath, Applied Mathematics Seminar, 24 April 2012.

- Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and Universidad de Chile, Dynamical Systems seminar, 12 March 2012.

- University of Edinburgh, Analysis Seminar, 13 Feb 2012.

- University of Warwick, Applied Mathematics Seminar, 1 Feb 2012.

- University of Strathclyde, Mathematics Colloquium, 16 November 2011.

- University of Edinburgh, Applied and Computational Mathematics Seminar, 13 October 2011.

- Equadiff 2011, Loughborough University, 1-5 August 2011.

- SIAM Applications of Dynamical Systems, Snowbird, UT, USA, May 2011

- UCLA, Participating Analysis Seminar, April 2011.

- SIAM Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures, Philadelphia, PA, USA,
August 2010.

- SIAM Emerging Topics in Dynamical Systems and PDE, Barcelona, Spain, May
2010.

- Linköping University, Colloquium, March 5, 2010.

- Joint Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan (KTH) and Stockholms
Universitet (SU) Colloquium, March 3, 2010.

- Georgia Institute of Technology, PDE Seminar, January 26,
2010.

- SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems, Snowbird,
UT, USA, May 17-21, 2009.

- Duke University, Applied Mathematics and Analysis Seminar, December 8, 2008.

- Wesleyan University, DnA (Dynamics n' Analysis) Seminar, December 2, 2008.

- Drexel University, PDE/Applied Math Seminar, November 21, 2008.

- University of Oxford, Oxford Centre for Nonlinear PDE, Lunchtime Seminar Series, October 23, 2008.

- University of Oxford, Oxford Centre for Nonlinear PDE, Lunchtime Seminar Series, October 17, 2008.

- SIAM Conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures,
Universita di Roma, July 21-24, 2008.

- University of Edinburgh, Applied Mathematics Seminar, May 23,
2008.

- University of Surrey, Informal Seminar, May 7, 2008.

- University of Liverpool, Applied Mathematics Seminar, April 30, 2008.

- SIAM Student Conference, University of Oxford, April 25, 2008.

- University of
Oxford, Differential Equations and Application Seminar, April 24, 2008.

- The Geometry and Analysis of Dynamical Systems, North Caronlina
State University, February 22-23, 2008.

- SIAM Conference on Analysis of Partial Differential
Equations, Phoenix, AZ, USA, December 10-12, 2007.

- Boston University, Dynamics Seminar, October 1, 2007.

- Indiana University, Institute Seminar (Institute for Scientific Computing and Applied
Mathematics), September 26, 2007.

- Equadiff 2007, Technical University of Vienna, August 6-10, 2007.

- Universidade do Porto, Dynamical Systems Seminar, April 13, 2007.

- University of
Houston, Nonlinear Dynamics Seminar, March 5, 2007.

- University of Surrey, Informal Seminar, September 27, 2006.

- SIAM Conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures,
University of Washington, September 9-12, 2006.

- SIAM Conference on Analysis of Partial Differential
Equations, Boston, MA, USA, July 10-12, 2006.

- SIAM Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, USA, July 10-14, 2006.

- CWI Amsterdam, July 29, 2005.

- SIAM Conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures,
University of Central Florida, October 2-5, 2004.

- Boston University, Dynamics Seminar, September 27, 2004.

- SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems, Snowbird,
UT, USA, May 27-31, 2003.

- Dynamics Seminar, Boston University, December 9, 2002.

- Boston University, Center for Biodynamics Retreat, May 17, 2002.

- Geometric Analysis, Elasticity and PDE, Heriot-Watt University, June 23-27, 2008.

- MSRI, Berkeley, CA, "Connections for Women: Dynamical Systems," January 18-19, 2007.

- SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems, Snowbird,
UT, USA, May 22-26, 2005.

- Associate Editor for the SIAM Journal on Applied Dynamical Systems (SIADS), January 2018 - December 2020.
- Member of the editorial board for the journal "Frontiers in Applied Dynamics: Reviews and Tutorials."
- Member of US National Science Foundation grant review panel,
2011, 2013, and 2017.

- Vice Chair, SIAM Activity Group on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures, Jan 1, 2013 - Dec 31, 2014.
- Administrative activities with Boston University

- Member of committee to redesign the Junior Year Interdisciplinary Research Methods Course at Kilachand Honors College (Spring 2018 - Present)
- Member of the Boston University Undergraduate Advising Network (Fall 2015 - Present)
- Member of the Committee planning the 2017 Advising Symposium, entitled "Bridging the Gap: Student Mental Health and Advising" (2016-2017)
- Member of the Brown Bag Lunch Subcommittee of the Boston University Advising Network (Spring 2017 - Spring 2018).
- CAS Interviewer for the BU SMED program (2016-2017)

- Administrative activities within the Department of Mathematics and
Statistics at Boston University

- Co-organizer, with Jennifer Balakrishnan, or events for women in the department, Fall 2016 - Present.
- Undergraduate advisor for mathematics majors, Spring 2015 - Present.
- On oral qualifying exam committee for three PhD students, 2018.
- On thesis committee for graduating PhD student Eric Chang, 2018.
- Graduate admissions committee member: helped evaluate applications to math PhD program, 2018.
- Merit Committee Member, 2018.
- Chair, Dynamical Systems tenure-track hiring committee, 2018.
- Graduate committee member: helped revise structure of qualifying exams for math PhD program, 2017.
- Member of Department Chair Delegate Committee (2016-2017)
- PhD Committee: on thesis committee for 2 graduating PhD students, Osman Chaudhary and Patrick Cummings (2017)
- Graduate admissions committee: evaluated PhD applications (2017)
- Wrote ``Undergraduate Advising" pages for the departmental webpage (2017).
- PhD Committee: on thesis committee for graduating PhD student Thomas McCauley (2016)
- Helped grade written qualifying exam in analysis for MA and PhD students (2016).
- Hiring committee: for tenure-track position in Statistics (2016)
- PhD committee: on thesis committee for one PhD student (2015)
- Member GAANN proposal committee (2015)
- Hiring committee: for a tenure-track appointment in Geometry (2015)
- Graduate admissions committee: evaluated applications for prospective PhD students (2014)
- PhD committee: on thesis committee for 3 graduating PhD students (2014)

- Hiring committee: for a postdoctoral fellow in Dynamical Systems (2014)
- Hiring committee: for tenure-track appointment in Statistics (2013, 2014)

- PhD committee: on thesis committee for graduating PhD student (2013)

- Hiring committee: for postdoctoral fellow in Stochastic Analysis (2011)

- Graduate committee: evaluated applications and wrote/graded qualifying
exams (2010, 2011)

- RULE committee: involved in restructuring of departmental introductory
calculus classes (2010)

- Member of PhD committee: second reader of thesis for graduating PhD
student (2010)

- Website Committee: involved in redesign of departmental webpage
(2009, 2010)

- On thesis committee for PhD student Elizabeth Makrides, Brown University (2015).
- CANPDE Crash Courses organizer: series of mini-courses sponsored by the Centre for Analysis and Nonlinear PDEs (CANPDE) at Heriot-Watt University and the University of Edinburgh (2011-2013)
- Seminar co-organizer
- Boston University Mathematics Colloquium, August 2013 - Present
- Boston University Dynamics Seminar, September 2009 - August 2011 and Spring 2013 - Present.
- Joint Brown and Boston University PDE Seminar, September 2009 - August 2011
- Boston University Graduate Student Dynamics Seminar, January 2004 - December 2005

- Article Referee: Reviewed articles for Advances in Mathematics, Annales de l'Institut Henri Poincare/Analyse non lineaire, Applied Math Letters, Archive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis, Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems B, Dynamics of PDE, Electronic Journal of Differential Equations, Journal of Dynamics and Differential Equations, Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications, Journal of Nonlinear Science, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical, Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, Memoirs of the AMS, Nonlinearity, Physica D, Proceedings of the AMS, Quarterly of Applied Mathematics, SIAM Journal of Applied Dynamical Systems, SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics, SIAM Journal of Mathematical Analysis, and SIAM Undergraduate Research Online.
- Reviewed grant proposal for FONDECYT, the Chilean National Fund for Scientific and Technological Development, 2013.
- Refereed book proposal for DeGruyter (2010) for SIAM (2011), and for Oxford University Press (2011).

- Resesrach Professor, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
(MSRI), Berkeley, CA, Aug 15 - Dec 14, 2018.

Invited participant in the program on "Hamiltonian Systems." - Research Member, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI),
Berkeley, CA, Aug 17 - Sept 11, 2015.

Invited participant in the program "New Challenges in PDE: Deterministic Dynamics and Randomness in High and Infinite Dimensional Systems." - Visitor, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM).

Academic visit in the Department of Mathematics and Mechanics, hosted by Renato Calleja, May 19-23, 2014. - Visitor, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, Minneapolis, USA.

Invited long-term visitor to the program "Infinite dimensional and stochastic dynamical systems and their applications," September 4 - December 8, 2012. - Visitor, Institut Mittag-Leffler, Sweden.

Invited participant in the semester-long program on Dynamics and PDEs; gave two talks in the program seminar, March 1-14 and May 22-30, 2010. - Host for Visitor, Boston University.

Organized visit of Bob Rink, from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, who spent his sabbatical at Boston University, Spring 2010. - Visitor, Oxford Centre for Nonlinear PDE.

Academic visit hosted by John Ball; gave two talks in the lunchtime seminar series; October 13-25, 2008. - Multidimensional Localized Structures.

Workshop preceding the SIAM conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures, Universita di Roma, July 18-19, 2008. - Biomathematics, Bioengineering and Clinical Aspects of Blood Flow.

Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley, CA. Participated in two-week course devoted to the mathematical study of blood flow, July 23 - August 9, 2002.

- Mentoring
- Project mentor for postdoc Kelly McQuighan, Boston University.
- Project mentor for two postdocs, Anna Barry and Nitsan Ben-Gal, Institute for Mathematics and Its Applications (IMA), Minneapolis, MN, Fall 2012.
- Advisor for PhD student, Anthea Cheung (expected graduation May 2019), Boston University
- Advisor for PhD student, Eric Cooper (expected graduation May 2019), Boston University.
- Co-project mentor for PhD student Osman Chaudhary (expected graduation May 2017), Boston University
- Project mentor for PhD student Tommy McCauley (graduated May 2016) and MA student Lily Chou (graduated May 2016), all at Boston University.
- Co-advisor for MSc (Masters of Science) student at Heriot-Watt University, Summer 2013.
- Undergraduate advisor, Boston University; discuss course selection and related issues with various students
- Undergraduate project supervisor for the final year thesis of 3 undergraduate students at Heriot-Watt University, Spring 2012.

- REU: Research Experience for Undergraduates
- Faculty advisor at Summer@ICERM 2016, an REU at the Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics at Brown University, Providence, RI. This was an 8 week program involving 26 undergraduates, 3 faculty advisors, and several TAs. The undergraduates were divided into 8 groups, and each group worked on a different project.

- (Co-)Organizer of seminars and reading groups:
- "Spectral and dynamical stability of nonlinear waves," Boston University, Spring 2015.
- "The Evans Function," Boston University, Fall 2009.
- "PDEs and Energy Estimates," University of Surrey (UK), Fall 2007.

- Graduate Teaching
- PDE Seminar (MS867), Boston University, Spring 2018.
- Functions of a Complex Variable (MA713), Boston University, Spring 2018.
- Discrete Dynamical Systems (MA771), Boston University, Spring 2017
- Partial Differential Equations (MA776), Boston University, Fall 2015
- Ordinary Differential Equations (MA775), Boston University, Spring 2014
- Ordinary Differential Equations (MA775), Boston University, Fall 2010
- Discrete Dynamical Systems (MA771), Boston University, Spring 2010

- Undergraduate Teaching
- Methods of Applied Mathematics I (MA561 - an undergraduate PDE course), Boston University, Fall 2016
- Multivariate Calculus (MA225), Boston University, Fall 2016
- Multivariate Calculus (MA225), Boston University, Spring 2015
- Qualitative Differential Equations (MA573), Boston University, Fall 2014
- Calculus II (MA124), Boston University, Fall 2014
- Calculus II (MA124), Boston University, Spring 2014
- Topology, Heriot-Watt University (UK), Autumn 2013
- Topology, Heriot-Watt University (UK), Autumn 2011
- Multivariate Calculus (MA225), Boston University, Spring 2011
- Linear Algebra (MA242), Boston University, Fall 2009
- Linear Partial Differential Equations, University of Surrey (UK), Spring 2008
- Calculus II (MA124), Boston University, Fall 2004
- Differential Equations (MA226), Boston University, Summer 2003

- Teaching Fellow
- Multivariate Calculus, Boston University, Spring 2003 and Fall 2004
- Applied Mathematics for the Social and Management Sciences, Boston University, Fall 2003
- Calculus for the Life and Social Sciences I, Boston University, Spring 2002