Faculty

Boyce Griffith
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Adjunct Associate Professor of Applied Physical Sciences
Adjunct Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Carolina Center for Interdisciplinary Applied Mathematics
McAllister Heart Institute
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Curriculum Vitae (updated September 24, 2017)
Citations (Google Scholar)
PhD, Mathematics, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University, 2005
BS, Computer Science, Rice University, 2000
BA, Computational and Applied Mathematics and Mathematics, Rice University, 2000

Lab Manager

Margaret Anne Smith
BA, Neuroscience (Math Minor), Smith College, 2017

Postdoctoral Researchers

Ebrahim (Amin) Kolahdouz
PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of Buffalo, 2015
MSc, Mechanical Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, 2009
BSc, Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 2007

Charles Puelz
PhD, Computational and Applied Mathematics, Rice University, 2017
MA, Computational and Applied Mathematics, Rice University, 2013
BA, Mathematics and Physics, Wesleyan University, 2011

Simone Rossi
PhD, Computational and Applied Mathematics, École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne and Instituto Superior Técnico, 2014
Laurea Magistrale, Physics – Geophysics, Università degli Studi di Milano, 2009
Laurea Triennale, Physics, Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, 2007

Graduate Students

Aaron Barrett
PhD student, Department of Mathematics
BS, Mathematics, Tulane University, 2014

Michael Chambers
MD student, UNC School of Medicine
BS, Biophysics and Mathematics, Wake Forest University, 2013

Fuhui Fang (jointly advised with M.G. Forest)
PhD student, Department of Mathematics
BS, Applied Mathematics, UNC-Chapel Hill, 2016

Yanni Lai
PhD student, Department of Mathematics

Jae Ho (Mike) Lee
PhD student, Department of Mathematics
Intern, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2013-2014
BA, Applied Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley, 2013

Robert Hunt (jointly advised with R. Camassa and R.M. McLaughlin)
PhD student, Department of Mathematics

Charles Talbot
PhD student, Department of Mathematics
Master’s of Mathematical Sciences, Computational Sciences, Ohio State University, 2013
BS, Mathematics and Physics, University of Connecticut, 2011

Benjamin Vadala-Roth
PhD student, Department of Mathematics
BA, Mathematics, Boston University, 2014

Undergraduate Students

Elijah DeLee
BS student, Applied Mathematics

Raveena Kshatriya
BA student, Computer Science and Mathematics

Alumni

Postdoctoral Researchers
Amneet Bhalla, 2014-2016
Present: Postdoctoral Fellow, Applied Numerical Algorithms Group, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Vittoria Flamini, 2011-2014
Present: Industry Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, New York University Tandon School of Engineering

Jordan Fisher, 2011-2012
Present: Project Manager, U.S. Security and Exchange Commission

Paul Hand, 2009-2010
Present: Assistant Professor, Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics, Rice University

Graduate Students
Donald Duo Zhao, 2015
MS, Computer Science and Mathematics, UNC-Chapel Hill, 2015
Present: Software Engineer, Google

Undergraduate Students
Ali Hasan, 2015-2017
BS, Applied Mathematics, UNC-Chapel Hill, 2017 (honors thesis advisee)
Present: IBM T.J. Watson Research Center

Skyler Jones, 2014-2016
BS, Mathematics and BA, Communication Studies, UNC-Chapel Hill, 2017
Present: MD student, University of Alabama School of Medicine