# Probability and Stochastic Processes

**John Baxter***Professor Emeritus*

baxter@math.umn.edu*potential theory, Markov processes*

**Maury Bramson***Professor*

bramson@umn.edu*probability theory*

**Jeffrey Calder ***Assistant Professor*

jwcalder@umn.edu *partial differential equations, numerical analysis, applied**probability, machine learning, image processing and computer vision*

**Wei-Kuo Chen***Associate Professor*

wkchen@umn.edu*probability theory, mathematical physics*

**Jasmine Foo***Professor*

jyfoo@umn.edu*mathematical biology and applied mathematics*

**Lawrence Gray***Professor Emeritus*

gray@math.umn.edu*probability theory, Markov processes, interacting particle systems*

**Nicolai Krylov***Samuel G. Ordway Professor*

krylov@math.umn.edu*partial differential equations, probability*

**William Leeb***Assistant Professor*

wleeb@umn.edu*applied mathematics, computational harmonic analysis, signal and image processing, data analysis*

**Andrew Odlyzko***Professor*

odlyzko@math.umn.edu*computational complexity, cryptography, number theory, combinatorics, coding theory, analysis, probability theory, ecommerce, and economics of data networks*

**Arnab Sen***Professor*

arnab@umn.edu*random graphs, random matrices, mathematical physics, discrete harmonic analysis*

**Mike Weimerskirch***Contract Assistant Professor*

weim0024@math.umn.edu*combinatorial game theory, probability theory and the ranking of NCAA football teams, math education*

## More About Faculty Research Areas

- Algebra
- Algebraic Geometry
- Algebraic Topology
- Analysis
- Applied Mathematics
- Combinatorics
- Complex Analysis
- Data Science
- Differential Geometry
- Dynamical Systems and Differential Equations
- Inverse Problems and Imaging
- Lie Theory
- Materials Science
- Mathematical Biology
- Mathematical Fluid Mechanics
- Mathematical Logic
- Mathematical Physics
- Mathematics Education
- Number Theory and Automorphic Forms
- Numerical Analysis
- Partial Differential Equations
- The Faculty Research Overview