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Research Grants Awarded to Department of Mathematics Faculty

Below is a list of faculty with current grants. 

Dr. Theodora Bourni

Dr. Xia Chen

  • 9/1/2018 — Precise large scale asymptotics for parabolic Anderson models and other SPDEs — Simons Foundation

Dr. Jeneva Clark

Dr. Xiaobing Feng

Dr. Cory Hauck

Dr. Anne Ho

Dr. Ohannes Karakashian

Dr. Mathew Langford

  • 2020 — The structure of singularities in geometric flows — Discovery early career researcher award, Australian Research Council

Dr. Suzanne Lenhart

Dr. Vasileios Maroulas

  • 8/1/2017 (Co-PI) — Mechanisms of Cytoplasmic Streaming — National Science Foundation
  • 8/1/2020 — CQIS: Quantum Computational Signal Classification (QuATOMIC) — National Science Foundation
  • 1/1/2021 (Co-PI) — Molecular Encoding for Machine Learning — Eastman Chemical Molecular 
  • 2/15/2021 — Computational Bayesian Learning Via Topology (CoBiLT) — Army Research Office
  • 9/1/2021 — Spatiotemporal Awareness via Topological Artificial Intelligence (SPARTAN) — Army Research Lab

Dr. Tadele Mengesha

Dr. Tuoc Phan

  • 9/1/2015 — Asymptotical stability and regularity theory in nonlinear PDEs — Simons Foundation

Dr. Olivia Prosper

Dr. Abner Salgado

Dr. Ioannis Sgouralis

  • 1/1/2021 — Hierarchical Machine Learning for Polyester Materials Design — Eastman Chemical Company

Dr. Christopher Strickland

Dr. Vyron Vellis

Dr. Steven Wise

Dr. Vasilios Alexiades

  • 9/1/2002 — Southeastern-Atlantic Regional Conference on Differential Equations — National Science Foundation
  • 7/1/2003 — Mathematical Models of Dynamics of Visual Transduction — Vanderbilt University
  • 7/1/2004 — Vanderbilt Meharry Center for Modeling Complex Signaling Systems — Vanderbilt University
  • 8/1/2008 — Grid Based Modeling of Electrical Propagation in Excitable Tissue — DHHS-NIH
  • 8/15/2010 — UT/ORNL Graduate Student Agreement Request for George Butler in Mathematic — UT-Battelle
  • 9/1/2013 — Real time Chemotaxis in Commensal Plant-Microbe Associations — National Science Foundation

Dr. Theodora Bourni

Dr. Dustin Cartwright

  • 2/8/2016 — Tropical complexes and moduli of curves — US Defense

Dr. Xia Chen

Dr. Yu-Ting Chen

Dr. Jeneva Clark

  • 1/1/2017 — Let’s Get Physical! Teaching Math Through the Lens of Physics — TN Department of Education
  • 12/1/2018 — CoMInDS Workshop — Mathematica Association of America
  • 1/1/2019 — Galvanizing Interdisciplinary STEM in Tennessee (GIST) — Tennessee STEM Innovation Network and Nuclear Fuel Services (NFS)

Dr. James Conant

Dr. Robert Daverman

  • 7/1/2006 — Office of the Secretary for the American Mathematical Society — American Math Society
  • 7/1/2007 — Office of the Secretary for the American Mathematical Society — American Math Society
  • 7/1/2008 — Office of the Secretary for the American Mathematical Society — American Math Society
  • 7/1/2009 — Office of the Secretary for the American Mathematical Society — American Math Society
  • 7/1/2010 — 2010-2011 Annual Service Agreement to the American Mathematical Society — American Math Society
  • 7/1/2011 — AMERICAN MATH SOCIETY – DAVERMAN — American Math Society
  • 8/1/2012 — AMERICAN MATH SOCIETY – DAVERMAN — American Math Society

Dr. Judy Day

Dr. Jochen Denzler

  • 7/1/2011 — Simons Collaboration Grant — Simons Foundation

Dr. Jerzy Dydak

Dr. Nina Fefferman

Dr. Xiaobing Feng

Dr. Luis Finotti

Dr. Marie Jameson

  • 5/1/2019 — (IMA) Barrett Lectures 2019: Recent Advancements in Number Theory — University of Minnesota

Dr. Bo Guan

Dr. Cory Hauck

Dr. Don Hinton

  • 1/1/2014 — Undergraduate Mathematics Conference — Mathematical Assoc of America 
  • 4/1/2015 — Undergraduate Mathematics Conference — Mathematical Assoc of America 

Dr. Ohannes Karakashian

Dr. Mathew Langford

  • 5/1/2018 — 2018 Barrett Lectures — University of Minnesota

Dr. Suzanne Lenhart

  • 5/1/2000 — RET Activity with the REU Program at The University of Tennessee — National Science Foundation
  • 5/1/2003 — Mathematical REU Site at The University of Tennessee — National Science Foundation
  • 9/1/2005 — Collaborative Research: Spatial Theory for Renewable Resource Economics — National Science Foundation
  • 9/1/2008 — Optimal Control Studies for Cholera (Subcontract to Murray State University) — Murray State Univ
  • 8/1/2013 — Southeastern-Atlantic Regional Conference on Differential Equations 2013 — National Science Foundation
  • 8/1/2014 — Environmental Components in Disease Models — NIH
  • 1/1/2015 — Environmental Components in Disease Models — North Carolina State Univ 
  • 5/29/2015 (Co-PI) — Math Counts 3 — Campbell County Schools-Math Counts Lenh

Dr. Joan Lind

Dr. Vasileios Maroulas

Dr. Tadele Mengesha

Dr. Remus Nicoara

Dr. Tuoc Phan

  • 2/11/2016 — The 46th John Barrett Memorial Lectures – Modeling and Analysis of Nonlinear PDE Models in Spatial Ecology — University of Minnesota

Dr. Conrad Plaut

  • 1/1/2002 — Appalachian Scholars in Computer Science and Mathematics — National Science Foundation
  • 8/1/2005 — EMSW21-MCTP – Math Honors Program — National Science Foundation
  • 10/1/2006 — REU Site in Mathematics at The University of Tennessee — National Science Foundation
  • 4/15/2013 — Barrett Lectures — National Science Foundation
  • 10/13/2014 — Moment methods for transport equations — UT-Battelle
  • 1/1/2015 — Moment Methods for Kinetic Equations — UT-Battelle
  • 1/8/2015 — Analyzing Data-Specific Model-Selection Criteria — UT-Battelle
  • 8/1/2016 — Smoky Great Plains Geometry Conference 2016 — National Science Foundation
  • 8/1/2016 — Distinguished Graduate Fellowship (N. Dexter) — UT-Battelle
  • 8/16/2017 — Analysis of asymptotic limits of hyperbolic relaxation laws — UT-Battelle
  • 6/1/2018 — Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Particle Correlation — UT-Battelle

Dr. Stefan Richter

Dr. Jan Rosinski

Dr. Abner Salgado

Dr. Timothy Schulze

Dr. Fernando Schwartz Weinberger

Dr. Kenneth Stephenson

Dr. Morwen Thistlethwaite

Dr. Grozdena Todorova

Dr. Clayton Webster

Dr. Steven Wise

Dr. Yulong Xing

Dr. Jie Xiong