Tenure-Line Faculty

Antonio Auffinger | Associate Professor

Antonio Auffinger
  • Field(s) of Research:  Probability theory and stochastic processes
  • Phone:  847-491-5486
  • Office Location:  Lunt 228
  • E-mail:  tuca@northwestern.edu

Description of Research:  Spin glasses, growth processes, and random matrix theory

Nir Avni | Associate Professor

Nir Avni
  • Field(s) of Research:  Model theory, Group theory and generalizations, Topological groups, Lie groups, Measure and integration, Dynamical systems and ergodic theory, Differential geometry
  • Phone:  847-491-5575
  • Office Location:  Lunt 213
  • E-mail:  nir.avni@northwestern.edu

Description of Research:  Arithmetic groups, Representation Theory

Keith Burns | Professor

Keith Burns
  • Field(s) of Research:  Dynamical systems and ergodic theory
  • Phone:  847-491-3013
  • Office Location:  Lunt B21
  • E-mail:  burns@math.northwestern.edu

Description of Research:  Dynamical systems and ergodic theory

Laura DeMarco | Professor

Laura DeMarco

Description of Research:  Dynamical systems, complex analysis

John Francis | Associate Professor

John Francis

Description of Research:  Topology

John Franks | Professor

John Franks

Description of Research:  Dynamical Systems

Ezra Getzler | Professor

Ezra Getzler

Description of Research:  Mathematical Physics

Paul Goerss | Professor

Paul Goerss
  • Field(s) of Research:  Stable homotopy theory, spectra
  • Phone:  847-491-8544
  • Office Location:  Lunt 206
  • E-mail:  p-goerss@northwestern.edu

Description of Research:  Homotopy theory, particularly chromatic stable homotopy theory.

Elton P. Hsu | Professor

Elton P. Hsu
  • Field(s) of Research:  Probability and Stochastic Analysis
  • Phone:  847-491-8541
  • Office Location:  Lunt 205
  • E-mail:  xupei@northwestern.edu

Bao Le Hung | Assistant Professor

Bao Le Hung

Bryna Kra | Professor

Bryna Kra
  • Field(s) of Research:  Ergodic Theory, Topological Dynamics and Symbolic Dynamics
  • Phone:  847-491-5567
  • Office Location:  Lunt 224
  • E-mail:  kra@math.northwestern.edu

Description of Research:  Bryna Kra works in ergodic theory and dynamical systems, particularly on problems motivated by combinatorics and number theory.

Gang Liu | Assistant Professor

Gang Liu

Description of Research:  Complex differential geometry, Gromov-Hausdorff convergence of Kahler manifolds

Emmy Murphy | Associate Professor

Emmy Murphy

Description of Research:  Symplectic and contact geometry, h-principles, low dimensional topology.

Aaron Naber | Professor

Aaron Naber

Description of Research:  Ricci curvature, harmonic maps between Riemannian manifolds, minimal surfaces, Ricci flow, critical/nodal sets of elliptic equations, mean curvature flow, and collapsing theory.

Mihnea Popa | Professor

Mihnea Popa

Description of Research:  Algebraic geometry - Vanishing theorems in birational geometry; derived categories; Hodge theory; abelian varieties; moduli spaces.

Dmitry Tamarkin | Professor

Dmitry Tamarkin

Description of Research:  Algebra and Homological Algebra

Valentino Tosatti | Professor

Valentino Tosatti

Description of Research:  Differential Geometry, PDE and Complex Algebraic Geometry

Boris Tsygan | Professor

Boris Tsygan
  • Field(s) of Research:  Noncommutative Algebraic Geometry
  • Phone:  847-467-6446
  • Office Location:  Lunt 302
  • E-mail:  b-tsygan@northwestern.edu

Description of Research:  Non-commutative geometry, index theory, microlocal analysis, deformation quantization, mathematical physics, and sympletic geometry.

Ben Weinkove | Professor

Ben Weinkove
  • Field(s) of Research:  Geometric analysis
  • Phone:  847-491-5587
  • Office Location:  Lunt 310
  • E-mail:  weinkove@northwestern.edu

Description of Research:  Hermitian and K√§hlerian manifolds, Geometric evolution equations, Nonlinear elliptic equations

Jared Wunsch | Professor

Jared Wunsch
  • Field(s) of Research:  Partial differential equations
  • Phone:  847-491-5580
  • Office Location:  Lunt 221
  • E-mail:  jwunsch@northwestern.edu

Description of Research:  Spectral and scattering theory; microlocal analysis.

Zhihong Jeff Xia | Professor

Zhihong Jeff Xia

Description of Research:  Dynamical Systems - Xia's research is in the areas of Newtonian n-body problem, Hamiltonian dynamics and general hyperbolic and partially hyperbolic dynamical systems.

Sandy Zabell | Professor

Sandy Zabell

Description of Research:  Probability and Statistics

Eric Zaslow | Professor

Eric Zaslow
  • Field(s) of Research:  Mirror symmetry, symplectic aspects; homological mirror symmetry; Fukaya category, Mirror symmetry
  • Phone:  847-467-6447
  • Office Location:  Lunt 209
  • E-mail:  e-zaslow@northwestern.edu

Description of Research:  Mirror Symmetry, Mathematical Physics

Steve Zelditch | Professor

Steve Zelditch
  • Field(s) of Research:  Partial differential equations on manifolds, Analysis on CR manifolds, Asymptotic distribution of eigenvalues and eigenfunctions, Scattering theory, Random fields
  • Phone:  847-491-5574
  • Office Location:  Lunt 223
  • E-mail:  s-zelditch@northwestern.edu

Description of Research:  Complex Geometry, Mathematical Physics