Daniel Sussman

Daniel Sussman

Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics

Boston University

Biography

Dan Sussman is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Boston University. He started this role in July 2016.

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Interests
  • Statistics for Network Data
  • Node Embeddings
  • Graph Matching
  • Causal Inference under Interference
  • Brain Networks, Molecular Networks, Social Networks, Knowledge Graphs
Education
  • PhD in Applied Math and Statistics, 2014

    Johns Hopkins University

  • BA in Mathematics, 2008

    Cornell University

Advising

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Undergraduate

I advise upper-level majors and minors with a focus in Statistics.

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Graduate

As the Associate Director for the Program in Statistics, I serve as the advisor for our Master of Arts in Statistics students and for our Ph.D. students who have not yet found a thesis advisor.

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Recent Publications

(2021). iGraphMatch .

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(2021). Ergodic Limits, Relaxations, and Geometric Properties of Random Walk Node Embeddings. arxiv.

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(2021). Maximum likelihood estimation and graph matching in errorfully observed networks. Journal of computational and graphical statistics.

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(2020). Bias-Variance Tradeoffs in Joint Spectral Embeddings. arxiv.

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(2020). Estimation of the Epidemic Branching Factor in Noisy Contact Networks. arxiv.

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Experience

 
 
 
 
 
Associate Director for the Program in Statistics
Jul 2021 – Present Boston, MA
 
 
 
 
 
Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics
Jul 2016 – Present Boston, MA
 
 
 
 
 
Postdoctoral Fellow
Jul 2014 – Jun 2016 Cambridge, MA

Contact

  • sussman@bu.edu
  • 111 Cummington Mall, Boston, MA 02145
  • Enter MCS building, go upstairs and towards northeast corner, Office 267
  • Office hours
    M, Tu, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Book an appointment