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Department of Mathematics, University of Utah
  • Associate Professor of Mathematics, July 2018-present
  • Family Medical Leave, Fall 2015 and Spring 2018
  • Assistant Professor of Mathematics, July 2010-June 2018
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
Research Scientist, September 2007-June 2010
Department of Mathematics, University of North Carolina at Chapell Hill
Postdoctoral Fellow, June 2006-June 2007

Awards and grants:

Collaborative research: Diffusion of foreign particles in complex fluids

with Scott A. McKinley, (2014-2018), NSF-DMS 14112998

Passive and active suspensions in complex fluids

Collaborative Grants for Mathematicians, Simons Foundation (2014), PI. Award 317887

Department of Mathematics Award

Undergraduate Teaching Award, 2014


Ph.D in Mathematics (May 2006)
School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology

Advisor: Peter J. Mucha

Thesis: Small Scale Stochastic Simulations for Particle Image Velocimetry Applications

Minor: Mechanical Engineering

Diploma in Mathematics (B.S and M.Sc) (April 2001)
Department of Mathematics, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich

Advisor: Marcus Grote

Thesis: Variational Formulation and Energy Estimates for Nonreflecting Boundary Conditions