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(last updated: August 2017)
NSF-DMS2017
Blaise Bourdin
Diffusion-Driven Fracture$311,974
Aynur Bulut
Deterministic and probabilistic well-posedness
results for nonlinear dispersive and wave equations
$44,582
NSF-ECCS
Michael Malisoff
Collaborative Research: Sequential Predictors for
Partial Differential Equation and Delay Systems:
Designs, Theory, and Applications
$250,000
Army
Research
Yuri AntipovRapid penetration of rigid bodies into elastic media:
the temperature, boundary and
nonuniform speed effects
$92,332
NSF DMS2016 Jiuyi ZhuQuantitative and Qualitative properties
of solutions of partial differential equations
$92,859
Yaniv AlmogThe effect of electric currents on
superconductivity
$191,109
Ling Long
The arithmetic of hypergeometric varieties
and noncongruence modular forms
$152,093
Xiaoliang WanNonlinear Instability of Navier-Stokes equations
from a probabilistic point of view:
Numerics and Simulations
$183,001
Susanne Brenner (PI)
Li-yeng Sung (Co-PI)
Higher Order Variational Inequalities: Novel
Finite Element Methods and Fast Solvers
$356,807
Milen Yakimov Research in Noncommutative Algebra$258,260
NSF DMS
(CAREER)
Shawn Walker CAREER: Numerical Methods For Liquid Crystals
And Their Optimal Design
$400,000
Army
Research
Robert LiptonMathematical and Multi-Scale Foundation
of Nonlocal Modeling
$555,543
NSF DMS2015Stefan van ZwamConnectivity and Structure in Representable Matroids$129,786
Stefan van ZwamCan we compare sets of points efficiently?$29,505
Pramod Achar Modular Representation Theory
and Geometric Langlands Duality
$191,790
Hongchao Zhang
Acceleration Techniques for Lower-Order Algorithms
in Nonlinear Optimization
$177,771
Blaise Bourdin
DMREF: Designing Microstructure for
Engineering Toughness
$240,000
Dan Sage
Flat G-Bundles, Isomonodromy, and
the Geometric Langlands Program
$172,000
Guoli DingOn structures of large graphs$199,999
NSA
Ambar Sengupta
Geometric and Probabilistic Problems$79,994
Pramod Achar
Modular Derived Equivalences
in Representation Theory
$33,987
NSF CMMI2014Michael MalisoffCollaborative Research: Robustness of Networked Model
Predictive Control Satisfying Critical Timing Constraints
$160,928
NSF ECCSMichael MalisoffCollaborative Research: Designs and Theory of
State-Constrained Nonlinear Feedback Controls
for Delay and Partial Differential Equation Systems
$220,000
NSF DMS
Richard Ng
Hopf algebras, modular categories and their invariants$115,695
Stephen Shipman
Resonance Phenomena in Wave Scattering$270,000
Shawn Walker Numerical Analysis and Methods for Simulating
Moving Interfaces and Controlling Shape
$153,520
Air Force
Office of Scient. Res.
Xiaoliang WanEffects of Small Noise on Conservation Laws:
Algorithms and Applications.
$177,479
NSA
Pramod Achar
Modular Derived Categories
in Representation Theory
$63,624
NSF DMS2013
Ling Long
Noncongruence Modular Farms
and Supercongruences
$133,787
Ling Long
Applications of Automorphic Forms in Number Theory and Combinatorics$ 43,000
Oliver Dasbach
Invariants for knots, and graphs on surfaces$142,234
Blaise Bourdin
Variational approaches to defect mechanics $163,886
Susanne Brenner (PI)
Li-yeng Sung (Co-PI)
Finite Element Methods for Higher Order
Variational Inequalities
$244,770
Pat Gilmer TQFT and Low Dimensional Topology$188,871
Milen YakimovQuantum Groups and Quantum Cluster Algebras$164,000
NSF OISEJerome William HoffmanUS-China Collaboration: Problems in Computational
Algebraic Geometry
$ 29,610
NSA
Ambar Sengupta
Probability and Analysis in Geometric Problems$67,345
Guoli DIng
A study of Petersen-free graphs$73,639
NSF DMS2012Karl MahlburgApplications of automorphic forms
and hypergeometric q-series
$134,006
Pallavi DaniFilling invariants for groups$118,700
Shea Vela-Vick Contact geometry, Heegaard Floer homology and
open book decompositions
$131,615
Robert Lipton
Collaborative Research: Extraction of local strain and stress$228,000
NSF DMS
(REU)
Neal Stoltzfus (PI)
REU Site in Mathematics at Louisiana State University$373,206
Air Force
Office of Scient. Res.
Robert Lipton
Innovative use of Metamaterials in Confining,
Controlling, and Radiating Intense Microwave Pulses
$1,025,000
NSF ECCS2011Michael MalisoffTheory, Methods, and Applications of Nonlinear
Control Systems with Time Delays
$340,439
NSF DMSGestur OlafssonRepresentation Theory and Harmonic Analysis
on Homogeneous Spaces
$210,000
Yaniv AlmogCritical currents in superconductors$160,822
Dan CohenRandom Simplicial Complexes and Associated Spaces$149,259
Shawn WalkerNumerical Methods for Free Boundary Problems:
Two-Phase Flows and Contact Line Dynamics
$ 90,657
Xiaoliang WanWick-type Stochastic Modeling: Algorithms and Applications$100,211
NSA
Dan Cohen
Random Simplicial Complexes$70,372
James Oxley
Matroid Connectivity and Structure$101,648
Bill Hoffman
Computational Aspects of Certain Shimura Varieties$91,335
NSF PHY2010Ricardo EstradaCollaborative Research: Quantum Vacuum Energy $216,847
NSF DMSPramod Achar Derived Equivalences and Mixed Categories in
Representation Theory
$129,000
Susanne Brenner (PI)
Li-yeng Sung (Co-PI)
Fast Interior Penalty Methods $300,951
Guoli DingSome problems in topological graph theory$191,745
Milen YakimovQuantum Groups, Poisson Lie Groups, and Combinatorics$156,000
NSF DMS
(CAREER)
2008Scott Baldridge CAREER: The topology of smooth and
symplectic 4-manifolds
$452,869
NSF DMS
(VIGRE)
Gestur Olafsson (PI)
Mark Davidson,
Lawrence Smolinsky,
Tara Brendle
Louisiana State University VIGRE Proposal$3,745,347