Office: BP 343
My research interests are in probability and statistics and their applications in the life sciences. In particular, I have been working on branching processes and the modeling of cancer cell behavior in 3D test systems. Recently, I became interested in the modeling of protein folding dynamics.
Publications and work in progress:
á Some asymptotic results for near critical branching processes, (with A. Budhiraja). Communications on Stochastic Analysis, Vol. 4, No. 1, 2010, 91-113.
á Asymptotic Results for Near Critical BienaymŽ-Galton-Watson and Catalyst-Reactant Branching Processes (with A. Budhiraja). Advances in Superprocesses and Nonlinear PDEs, Springer Proceedings in Mathematics and Statistics, Volume 38, 2013, pp. 41-59, Springer
á Near critical catalyst reactant branching processes with controlled immigration, (with A. Budhiraja). To appear. Annals of Applied Probability. http://arxiv.org/abs/1203.6879
á Evaluation of Buccal Alveolar Bone Dimension of Maxillary Anterior and Premolar Teeth. A Cone Beam Computed Tomography Investigation, (with C. Vera, I. De Kok, P. Limpiphipatanakorn, A. Yap). Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants, 2012 Nov-Dec;27(6):1514-9.
á Modeling Cancer Cell Behavior as a Function of Substrate Stiffness in 3D Test Systems, (with E. Bland, A. Budhiraja, M. R. Leadbetter, K. J. L. Burg). Under preparation.
Probability (math 217/econ 360)
á Statistics (Spring 2013)
á Multivariate Calculus (Spring 2013)
á Probability, 2 sections (Fall 2012)
á Stochastic Modeling (Spring 2012)
á Multivariate Calculus (Spring 2012)
á Linear Algebra (Fall 2011)
á Probability (Fall 2011)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill:
á Real Analysis Refresher Course for incoming PhD students (Summer 2010)
á Decision Models for Business (Summer 2010)
á Introduction to Statistics (Fall 2009)
á PhD (2011), ÒAsymptotic Behavior of Near Critical Branching Processes and Modeling of Cell Growth Data.Ó Department of Statistics and Operations Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Thesis Advisor: Josef Steinebach