### Center for the Integration of Undergraduate, Graduate and Postdoctoral Research

### Former postdoctoral fellows:

**Timothy Scott Spencer**- Ph.D. 2017, Georgia Institute of Technology (2017-)**Research interests:**Harmonic Analysis, Signal Processing, Machine Learning

**Bryan Benson**- Ph.D. 2014, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (2014-2017)**Research interests:**Global Analysis, Manifolds and Cell Complexes, Partial Differential Equations

**Luke Williams**- Ph.D. 2015, Michigan State University (2015-)**Research interests:**Manifolds and Cell Complexes, Differential Geometry, Algebraic Topology

**Danny Cryster**- Ph.D. 2014, Dartmouth College (2014-2016)**Research interests:**Operator Theory, Functional Analysis, Harmonic Abstract Analysis

**Alex Gonzalez**- Ph.D. 2010, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (2013-2016)**Research interests:**Classification of spaces of groups and their p-completions; stable and unstable homotopy theory; profinite groups and their cohomology; homological algebra and category theory.

**Jeremy LeCrone**- Ph.D. 2012, Vanderbilt University (2013-2016)**Research interests:**Partial differential equations, geometric evolution equations, nonlinear functional analysis, theory of function spaces, dynamical systems theory.

**Emily Norton**- Ph.D. 2012, University of Chicago (2015-2016)**Research interests:**Associative rings and algebras.

**Thomas Jaeger**- Ph.D. 2011, Michigan State University (2013- 2014)**Research interests:**Low-dimensional topology; in particular, homology theories of knot and links.**Current position:**Works at Google

**Garrett Alston**- Ph.D. 2010, University of Wisconsin, Madison. (2010-2013)**Research interests:**Symplectic Geometry, Algebraic Geometry, Mirror Symmetry.**Current position:**Visiting Professor, The Institute of Mathematical Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

**Ryan Berndt**- Ph.D. 2003, University of Minnesota. (2006-2007)**Research interests:**Fourier Analysis.**Current position:**Associate Professor, Otterbein University.

**Ivan Blank**- Ph. D. 2000, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences. (2006-2007)**Research interests:**PDEs, Free Boundary Problems.**Current position:**Assistant Professor, Kansas State University.

**John Garza**- Ph.D. 2008, University of Texas, Austin. (2008-2009)**Research interests:**Field Theory, Polynomials, Number Theory, Group Theory Generalizations.

**Derrick Hart**- Ph.D. 2008, University of Missouri, Columbia. (2011-2013)**Research interests:**Additive & Geometric Combinatorics, Harmonic Analysis & Geometry, Measure Theory, Analytic Number Theory.**Current position:**Associate Professor, Rockhurst University.

**Adrian Jenkins**- Ph.D. 2005, University of Wisconsin, Madison. (2008-2011)**Research interests:**Complex Dynamics, Non-archimedean Dynamics.**Current position:**Lecturer, Iowa State University.

**Jae Woong Kim**- Ph.D. 2008, Seoul National University. (2009-2010)**Research interests:**Operator Theory.

**Nathan Pennington**- Ph.D. 2010, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. (2010-2013)**Research interests:**Partial Differential Equations, Harmonic Analysis.**Current position:**Assistant Professor, Creighton University.

**Ray Treinen**- Ph. D. 2004, Wichita State University. (2007-2010)**Research interests:**Differential Equations, Numerical Analysis, Differential Geometry, Calculus of Variation, Geometric Analysis.**Current position:**Assistant Professor, Texas State University.