# CCAM Faculty

## Basu, Saugata

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Computational and Applied Mathematics, Data Science

Professor of Mathematics

NYU (Courant) 1996

**Phone:** +1 765 49-48798

**Email:** sbasu@purdue.edu

## Boutin, Mireille

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Computational and Applied Mathematics, Data Science

Associate Professor of Mathematics and Electrical and Computer Engineering

University of Minnesota 2001

**Phone:** +1 765 49-67968

**Email:** mboutin@purdue.edu

## Buzzard, Gregery

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Computational inverse imaging problems with applications to various sensing modalities

Professor of Mathematics and Director of CCAM

University of Michigan 1995

**Phone:** +1 765 49-65026

**Email:** buzzard@purdue.edu

## Cai, Zhiqiang

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Numerical analysis, applied mathematics

Professor of Mathematics

University of Colorado 1990

**Phone:** +1 765 49-41921

**Email:** caiz@purdue.edu

## Chen, Min

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Numerical analysis, partial differential equations, scientific computing

Professor of Mathematics

Indiana University 1991

**Phone:** +1 765 49-41964

**Email:** chen45@purdue.edu

## Datchev, Kiril

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Analysis, partial differential equations, mathematical physics

Associate Professor of Mathematics

University of California, Berkeley 2010

**Phone:** +1 765 49-62835

**Email:** kdatchev@purdue.edu

## Delaney, Colleen

Bio

**Research Interest(s):** Algebraic and computational aspects of quantum field theories

Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Physics

University of California, Santa Barbara 2019

**Phone:** +1 765 49-40846

**Email:** colleend@purdue.edu

## Dong, Suchuan Steven

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** High-order numerical methods, algorithms for dynamic simulations, multiphase flows, contact line dynamics, interfacial phenomena, high performance computing, fundamental fluids- and solids-related phenomena.

Professor of Mathematics

State University of New York, Buffalo 2001

**Phone:** +1 765 49-63875

**Email:** sdong@purdue.edu

## Gao, Yuan

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Computational and Applied Mathematics, Partial Differential Equations, Probability and Harmonic Analysis

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

**Phone:** +1 765 49-60056 **Email:** gao662@purdue.edu

## Harris, Isaac

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Computational and Applied Mathematics, Partial Differential Equations

Barbara A. Kunze New Frontiers Associate Professor of Mathematics

University of Delaware 2015

**Phone:** +1 765 49-41936

**Email:** harri814@purdue.edu

## Hood, Kaitlyn

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Applied mathematics, rational designs with inertia

Assistant Professor of Practice in Mathematics

UCLA 2016

**Phone:** +1 765 49-64663

**Email:** kthood@purdue.edu

## Lai, Rongjie

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Scientific computing, optimization and variational PDEs,

Machine/Deep learning for manifold-structured data,

Image processing and applications.

Professor of Mathematics

UCLA 2010

**Phone:** +1 765 494-1915

**Email:** lairj@purdue.edu

## Lin, Guang

Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Computational and predictive science and statistical learning both on algorithms and application

Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Mathematics and Mechanical Engineering

Brown University 2007

**Phone:** +1 765 49-41965

**Email:** guanglin@purdue.edu

## Novack, Matthew

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Partial Differential Equations, particularly those arising in fluid dynamics and related fields

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

University of Texas at Austin 2019

**Phone:** 765 49-41925

**Email:** mdnovack@purdue.edu

## Qi, Di

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Computational and Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Physics, Model Theory, Partial Differential Equations

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

New York University 2017

**Phone:** 765 49-46057

**Email:** qidi@purdue.edu

## Samperton, Eric

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Complexity and Algorithms, Quantum Computation, Topology

Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Assistant Professor of Computer Science

University of California, Davis 2018

**Phone:** 765 49-41937

**Email:** eric@purdue.edu

## Stefanov, Plamen

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Inverse Problems and Scattering Theory; applications of Microlocal Analysis; integral geometry, including Radon type of transforms; traveltime tomography; linear and nonlinear wave propagation; applications to problems in medical imaging, seismology, and cosmology.

Professor of Mathematics

Sofia University 1988

**Phone:** 765 49-41954

**Email:** stefanop@purdue.edu

## Sunkula, Mahesh

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Inverse problems, wave scattering, optimal control, and quantization.

Assistant Professor of Practice in Mathematics

University of Oklahoma 2019

**Phone:** 765 49-63621

**Email:** msunkula@purdue.edu

## Torres, Monica

Bio and Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Analysis, Partial Differential Equations, Applications of Geometric Measure Theory, Shape Optimization, Nonlinear Hyperbolic Conservation Laws and Shock Waves, Free boundary problems

Professor of Mathematics

University of Texas at Austin 2002

**Phone:** +1 765 49-41969

**Email:** torresm@purdue.edu

## Volkening, Alexandria

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Mathematical biology, Computational and Applied Mathematics, Partial Differential Equations

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

**Email:** avolkening@purdue.edu

## Wang, Changyou

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Partial differential equations, calculus of variations, geometric analysis

Professor of Mathematics

Rice University 1996

**Phone:** +1 765 49-42719

**Email:** wang2482@purdue.edu

## Wei, Ning

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Computational and Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Biology

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

University of Minnesota 2016

**Phone:** +1 765 49-43405

**Email:** wei307@purdue.edu

## Xia, Jianlin

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Numerical linear algebra

Professor of Mathematics

University of California at Berkeley 2006

**Phone:** +1 765 49-41922

**Email:** xiaj@purdue.edu

## Yip, Nung Kwan Aaron

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Computational and Applied Mathematics, Partial Differential Equations

Professor of Mathematics

Princeton University 1996

**Phone:** +1 765 49-41941

**Email:** yipn@purdue.edu

## Zhang, Xiangxiong

Bio & Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Numerical analysis, scientific computing, Applied Mathematics, Partial Differential Equations, Optimization Algorithms

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Brown University 2011

**Phone:** +1 765 49-63354

**Email:** zhan1966@purdue.edu

## Courtesy Faculty Members

## Bouman, Charles

Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Computational imaging, statistical modeling, and algorithms to solve difficult sensing problems with applications in healthcare, material science, physics, chemistry, commercial and consumer imaging.

Showalter Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Biomedical Engineering, Professor of Mathematics (by courtesy)

Princeton University 1989

**Phone:** +1 765 494-0340

**Email:** bouman@purdue.edu

## Gleich, David

Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** High performance and large scale computations with a focus on enabling previously infeasible analysis of data from biology, social networks, and scientific simulations.

Professor of Computer Science, Professor of Mathematics (by courtesy), and University Faculty Scholar

Stanford University 2009

**Email:** dgleich@purdue.edu

## Dhara, Souvik

Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Applied probability and large-scale networks.

Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering, Assistant Professor of Mathematics (by courtesy)

Eindhoven University of Technology 2018

**Email:** sdhara@purdue.edu

## Li, Yunyue Elita

Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Seismic imaging.

Mary J. Elmore New Frontiers Associate Professor in Data Science in EAPS, Associate Professor of Mathematics (by courtesy)

Stanford University 2014

**Email:** elitali@purdue.edu

## Postdocs

## Han, Yuxi

Bio

**Research Interest(s):** PDE and viscosity solutions, especially for Hamilton-Jacobi equations.

Golomb Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics

University of Wisconsin 2024

**Email:** han891@purdue.edu

## Khoudari, Nour

Webpage

**Research Interest(s):** Modeling and analysis of multi-agent systems in biology and transportation engineering.

Golomb Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Temple University 2024

**Email:** nkhoudar@purdue.edu

## Kuo, Po Chun

Bio

**Research Interest(s):** Mathematical biology and immersed interface methods.

Golomb Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics

University of Pennsylvania 2024

**Email:** kuo130@purdue.edu

## Lee, Heejin

Homepage

**Research Interest(s):** Inverse problems and PDE.

Golomb Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Rutgers University 2022

**Email:** lee4485@purdue.edu

## Liu, Yue

Homepage

**Research Interest(s):**

Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Oxford, 2023

**Email:** liu4194@purdue.edu

## Emeritus Faculty Members

## Bauman, Patricia

Professor Emerita of Mathematics

University of Minnesota 1982

**Email:** baumanp@purdue.edu

## Cushman, John

Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

Iowa State University 1978

**Email:** jcushman@purdue.edu

## Feng, Zhilan

Professor Emerita of Mathematics

Arizona State University 1994

**Email:** fengz@purdue.edu

## Lucier, Bradley

Professor Emeritus of Mathematics and Computer Science

University of Chicago 1981

**Email:** lucier@purdue.edu

## Phillips, Daniel

Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

University of Minnesota 1981

**Email:** phillips@purdue.edu

## Santos, Juan

Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

University of Chicago 1983

**Email:** santos@math.purdue.edu

## Shen, Jie

Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

Université de Paris-Sud 1987

**Email:** shen7@purdue.edu