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The Department of Mathematics has many diverse research groups, and their research projects are a vital component of the Department's doctoral program. In the lists below, Click on the faculty member's name to obtain a photograph, email link and/or home-page. A fundamental domain Click this link to find all recent doctoral dissertation topics.

Algebra, Algebraic Number Theory, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory. This group includes Profs. Adkins, Achar, Delzell, Hoffman, Long, Madden, Mahlburg, Ng, Perlis, Sage and Yakimov. Read a brief introduction to this subject area.

Topology and Geometry. This group includes Profs. Baldridge, Cohen, Dani, Dasbach, Gilmer, Lawson, Lisan, Litherland, Smolinsky, Stoltzfus and Vela-Vick. This group has prepared a brief introduction to this subject area.

Applied Analysis, Control Theory and PDE. This group includes Profs. Cochran, Estrada, Ferreyra, Lawson, Lipton, Malisoff, Nguyen, Neubrander, Sundar, Sung, Tom, Walker, and Wolenski,. This group has prepared a brief introduction to Control Theory.

Combinatorics. The combinatorics group includes Professors Cohen, Ding, Oporowski, Oxley,, van Zwam, and Vertigan.. The Combinatorics group hosts the Southeastern Combinatorics Conference which draws both U.S. and international combinatorists in February to LSU every third or fourth year. You can read a brief introduction to this subject area.

Harmonic Analysis and Representation Theory. This group includes Profs.Davidson, Hongyu He, Lawson, Nguyen, Olafsson, Richardson, Rubin, Sage and Yakimov. There is a brief introduction to this subject area, and this group maintains a homepage.

Prof. Bourdin

Mathematics of Materials Science. This group is part of LSU's interdisciplinary initiative in Materials Science. The members of the group are Profs. Almog, Antipov, Bourdin, Brenner, Lipton, Sage and Shipman. There is also a brief introduction to this subject area.

Scientific Computing and Numerical Analysis. This is the newest research group in the Department of Mathematics, and its members are affiliated also with the Center for Computation and Technology at LSU. The members of this group are Profs. Bourdin, Brenner, Sung, Walker, Wan, and Zhang, For more information see the brief introduction to this subject area.

Probability. This group includes Profs. Cochran, Ferreyra, Ganguly, Kuo, Sengupta, and Sundar.. There is also a brief introduction to this subject area.

There is further information posted at the following link about Research Interests and the associated faculty members.