Kaven Hall 108
Affiliated Department or Office
BS Physics Carnegie Mellon University 1989
JD University of Maryland 1992
MS Applied Mathematics Carnegie Mellon University 1994
PhD Mathematics Carnegie Mellon University 1996

The evolution of defects in materials present particularly interesting mathematical challenges. My main goals are to improve mathematical models, and advance the mathematical methods for studying them.

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Professional Highlights & Honors
Leverhulme Visiting Professor, University of Bristol
The Leverhulme Trust (UK), 2011
Principal Investigator, 2005-present
National Science Foundation
Visiting Scholar/Professor/Associate
University of Paris XIII, University of Paris IX, Caltech, Oxford, Brown
Lecturer, Park City Mathematics Institute - "variational methods for materials science"
Institute for Advanced Study, 2014