Short bio

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, NC State University, 8/2015-
  • Research Associate, ICES, The University of Texas at Austin, 3/2015-8/2015
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, ICES, The University of Texas at Austin, 8/2012-3/2015
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, The Johns Hopkins University, 8/2010-8/2012
  • PhD in Applied Mathematics, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 2010
  • MS in Applied Mathematics, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 2007
  • BA in Mathematics with Minor in Computer Science, Hood College, 2005

    Research interests

  • Numerical methods for inverse problems, PDE-constrained optimization
  • Optimal design of experiments for Bayesian nonlinear inverse problems
  • Optimization under uncertainty
  • Bayesian inference in finite and infinite dimensions
  • Local and global sensitivity analysis
  • Spectral methods for uncertainty quantification
  • Homogenization of random elliptic operators