Pullman
Professors, Tenure Track
Name  Title  Office  Phone  

Asaki, Tom  Assoc Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 228  5093353135  tasaki@wsu.edu  
DerivativeFree and blackbox optimization, mixedvariable optimization, discrete transformation discovery, inverse problems in data and image analysis.  
Cai, Chencheng  Asst Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 405  5093353141  chencheng.cai@wsu.edu  
Causal inference and experimental design under interference; Time series analysis; highdimensional matrix decomposition; Monte Carlo methods.  
Chen, Xiongzhi  Assoc Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 230  5093353150  xiongzhi.chen@wsu.edu  
Simultaneous inference, theoretical foundation of analysis of nonEuclidean data and of deep learning models, statistics of stochastic differential equations, and harmonic analysis.  
Dasgupta, Nairanjana  Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 403  5093353736  dasgupta@wsu.edu  
Genomics and Bioinformatics. Dealing with large scale multiplicity in genomic, proteomic and metabolomic data sets. Dealing with dependencies in binary and ordinal data. Modeling growth and bloom phases of WA apples. Multiple Comparisons, Comparison to Control, Logistic Distribution, Optimal Designs.  
DeFord, Daryl  Asst Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 328  5093357760  daryl.deford@wsu.edu  
My research focuses on applications of combinatorial and algebraic methods to the analysis of social data including political redistricting and social network analysis. Recent projects include the following with more details on my research page:


Hudelson, Matthew  Assoc Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 330  5093353125  mhudelson@wsu.edu  
Probabilistic approaches to geometric and combinatorial problems, methods for maximizing content of a jsimplex bounded by the unit dcube, and random walks on graphs.  
Jandhyala, Krishna (Assoc Chair)  Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 407  5093358450/ 8652  jandhyala@wsu.edu  
The problem of multiple changepoints in timeseries with applications to environmental data.  
Kaul, Abhishek  Asst Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 217  5093355279  abhishek.kaul@wsu.edu  
High dimensional change point regression models; computational statistics and statistical learning.  
Khapalov, Alex  Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 307  5093353172  khapala@wsu.edu  
Analysis of swimming models, described by the coupled fluid and (integro) ordinary differential equations, and their motion capabilities from the viewpoint of controllability theory. Controllability of linear and nonlinear partial differential equations, governed by multiplicative (bilinear) controls. Smart materials, point sensors and actuators, including mobile ones.  
Li, Haijun  Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 317  5093359812  liklu@wsu.edu  
Multivariate Extremes, Copulas, Risk and Choquet Capacities  
Liu, ShengChi  Assoc Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 207  5093358648  shengchi.liu@wsu.edu  
Analytic number theory, especially on Lfunctions and analytic theory of automorphic forms on GL(n).  
Manoranjan, V.S.  Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 231  5093357811  mano@wsu.edu  
MATHEMATICAL MODELING – Pattern Formation, Contaminant Transport, Spread of Diseases, Population Models & Solitons;COMPUTATIONAL MATHEMATICS – Finite Element/Finite Difference methods, Spectral methods, Operator Splitting methods, Iterative methods & Machine Learning;MATHEMATICS LEARNING – Interactive online lessons & Evidencebased Experiential learning  
McDonald, Judith  Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 323  5093353046  jmcdonald1@wsu.edu  
Eventually nonnegative matrices, nonnegative matrices, Mmatrices, inverse eigenvalue problem, spectrally arbitrary patterns.  
Moore, Charles  Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 115/227  5093354918  cnmoore@wsu.edu  
Probabilistic behavior of harmonic functions, free boundary problems, Stefan problems  
Panchenko, Alexander  Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 329  5093353127  panchenko@wsu.edu  
Network approximation for effective parameters of concentrated suspensions, homogenization of unconsolidated composites and media with moving interfaces, modeling of osteoporosis and blood circulation, and inverse conductivity problem with rough conductivities.  
Schreyer, Lynn  Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 225  5093353152  lynn.schreyer@wsu.edu  
Deformation of, Flow through, Evaporation in Porous Media  
Schwartz, Elissa  Assoc Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 309  5093353142  ejs@wsu.edu  
Coupling mathematical and experimental approaches to examine hostparasite dynamics and for the development of effective vaccines.  
Tsatsomeros, Michael  Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 229  5093353144  tsat@wsu.edu  
Linear algebra, matrix analysis, especially the theory of nonnegative matrices and their generalizations. Particular interests include the numerical range; graphs and patterns associated with matrices; numerical linear algebra; applications in dynamical systems, control theory, data analysis, machine learning and artificial intelligence.  
Vixie, Kevin  Assoc Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 203  kvixie@wsu.edu  
Examples of research projects past and present: sparse dynamic tomography, the development of image metrics which ignore unimportant differences, the sharp characterization of minimizers to variational functionals like the L1TV and ROF functionals, the flat norm for images and shapes, analysis and geometric measure theory in metric spaces, and the propagation of uncertainty through image analysis.  
Voulgarakis, Nikos  Assoc Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 325  5093353136  n.voulgarakis@wsu.edu  
Nonlinear Dynamics, Stochastic Processes, Fluid Dynamics at small scales, Mathematical Biology and Biophysics  
Wang, Xueying/Snow  Assoc Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 201  5093356996  xueying.wang@wsu.edu  
Integrating techniques from the fields of dynamical systems, stochastic processes and statistics to develop and analyze mathematical models. Application areas: (a) computational neuroscience; (b) infectious disease modeling; (c) population ecology.  
Wang, Yuan  Assoc Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 409  5093353161  yuan.wang@wsu.edu  
ObjectedOriented Data Analysis, Bayesian Statistics, Nonparametric methods, classification and clustering analysis  
Wilhelm, Annie  Assoc Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 327  3358647  anne.wilhelm@wsu.edu  
Mathematics education: mathematics teacher learning and practice.  
Yin, HongMing  Prof, Tenure Track  Neill 303  5093357263  hyin@wsu.edu  
Partial Differential Equations and Applications; Mathematical Modeling and Analysis in Life Sciences; Financial Engineering and Portfolio Management. 
Vancouver
Professors, Tenure Track
Name  Title  Office  Phone  

Dimitrov, Alex  Assoc Prof, Tenure Track  Vanc  5093369385  alex.dimitrov@vancouver.wsu.edu  
Informationtheoretic and probabilistic approaches to neural computing and cognitive processes; nonlinear neuronal models; chaotic dynamical systems; nonlinear signal processing and prediction; systems identification; neuralbased intelligent agents. Neuromorphic computing.  
Krishnamoorthy, Bala  Prof, Tenure Track  Vanc  3605469167  kbala@wsu.edu  
Applied algebraic topology, Geometric measure theory, Mathematical aspects of 3D printing, Discrete and nonlinear optimization, Geometry and topology in physical chemistry, Computational models for surgical and biomedical applications, Computational biology.  
Slavit, David  Prof, Tenure Track  Vanc  5093369653  dslavit@wsu.edu  
Teacher collaboration and research; Student learning.  
Strigul, Nikolay  Assoc Prof, Tenure Track  Vanc  5093369655  nick.strigul@wsu.edu  
Individualbased models, forest dynamics, ecotoxicology. 
Pullman
Professors, Career Track
Name  Title  Office  Phone  

Cortez, Abigail  Scholarly Asst Prof  Neill 324  5093355110  abigail.higgins@wsu.edu  
Teacher Preparation, Undergraduate Mathematics Education.  
DeJong, Trey  Scholarly Asst Prof  Neill 401  5093353126  trey.dejong@wsu.edu  
Statistics in educational psychology, quantitative psychology, statistical consulting, interdisciplinary statistics, multilevel modeling, canonical correlation, moderation analysis.  
Johnson, Dean/Harry  Scholarly Prof  Neill 414  5093352907  dean_johnson@wsu.edu  
Statistical Consulting and Statistics Education  
Reiss, Daniel  Scholarly Asst Prof  Clev 130E  5093350844  daniel.reiss@wsu.edu  
Number theory, modular forms, mathematics education. 
Everett
Professors, Career Track
Name  Title  Office  Phone  

Lapin, Sergey  Scholarly Prof  Evrt 405  4254051780  slapin@wsu.edu  
Numerical modeling of biological fluids, fluidstructure interaction problems 
Pullman
Professors, Career Track
Name  Title  Office  Phone  

Eld, Justin  Teaching Asst Prof  Neill 129  5093356971  justin_eld@wsu.edu  
Teaching  
Jacobs, Christy  Teaching Assoc Prof  Neill 331    christy_jacobs@wsu.edu  
Improving mathematical understanding for students in foundational courses through use of a flipped classroom, incorporating learning assistants into the classroom, and a holistic approach to teaching where we treat students as people first, students second.  
Martin, Jeanette  Teaching Assoc Prof  Neill 313  5093354308  jcmartin@wsu.edu  
Integrating Technology into the Classroom.  
Morgan, Mindy  Teaching Asst Prof      mindymorgan@wsu.edu  
Teaching, statistics and applied mathematics.  
Moyo, Peterson  Teaching Asst Prof  Neill 332  5093353134  peterson.moyo@wsu.edu  
Oliver, Lydia  Teaching Asst Prof  Neill 129  5093356971  lydia.oliver@wsu.edu  
Teaching  
Remaley, Eric  Teaching Assoc Prof  Neill 315  5093352134  ear@wsu.edu  
Teaching  
Sablan, Emily  Teaching Assoc Prof  Neill 311  5093357256  esablan@wsu.edu  
Teaching  
Sakabe, Chie  Teaching Asst Prof  Neill 130  5093356293  c.sakabe@wsu.edu  
Teaching  
Wen, Xiaoming/Maureen  Teaching Asst Prof  Neill 305  5093353049  maureenwen@wsu.edu  
Teaching, statistics, and applied mathematics.  
Zhang, Dawn  Teaching Assoc Prof  Neill 319  5093350507  danzhang@wsu.edu  
Graph Theory and Teaching. 
Everett
Professors, Career Track
Name  Title  Office  Phone  

Nurmukhametov, Gani  Teaching Asst Prof  Evrt 404  (425) 4051659  gani.nurmukhametov@wsu.edu  
Teaching data analytics and statistics courses. 
Tricities
Professors, Career Track
Name  Title  Office  Phone  

Learn, Ryan  Teaching Asst Prof  TC  5093727138  ryan.learn@wsu.edu  
Mitchell, Danny  Teaching Asst Prof  TC  5093727184  djmitchell@wsu.edu  
Selmi, Saranah  Teaching Asst Prof  TC  5093727427  saranah.selmi@wsu.edu  
Vancouver
Professors, Career Track
Name  Title  Office  Phone  

Krouss, Paul  Teaching Assoc Prof  Vanc  3605469384  pkrouss@vancouver.wsu.edu  
Dependent Site Percolation Models.  
McGrade, Frank  Teaching Asst Prof  Vanc  3605469788  frank.mcgrade@wsu.edu  
Salos, George  Teaching Asst Prof  Vanc  3605469344  george.f.salos@wsu.edu  
Teaching  
Sotomayor, L. Rocio  Teaching Prof  Vanc  3605469386  r.sotomayor@wsu.edu  
Focus is on learning alternative teaching methods for mathematics in general, and for probability and financial/business mathematics in particular.  
Sung, Jin Sun  Teaching Asst Prof  Vanc  3605469788  jin.sung@wsu.edu  
Pullman
Lecturer
Name  Title  Office  Phone  

Emehiser, Ben  Lecturer  Neill 129  5093356971  benjamin.emehiser@wsu.edu  
Nichols, David  Lecturer  Neill 305  5093353049  david.nichols@wsu.edu  
Sawyer, Erica  Lecturer  Neill 128  5093358192  erica.sawyer@wsu.edu  
Vancouver
PostDoctoral
Name  Title  Office  Phone  

Erickson, Adam  Post Doc  Vanc  3605469788  adam.erickson@wsu.edu  
Pullman
Adjunct
Name  Title  Office  Phone  

Cooper, Kevin  Adjunct  Neill 322  5093354771  kcooper@wsu.edu  
I enjoy working on interesting problems in any areas involving applied and computational mathematics. Over the years I have used math to assist with problems in economics, food science, physics, anthropology, and other areas. 
Vancouver
Adjunct
Name  Title  Office  Phone  

DeBower, Kari  Adjunct  Vanc    kari.debower@wsu.edu  
Teacher preparation, assessment, course design, and neuroscienceinformed math education strategies.  
Dunaway, Michelle  Adjunct  Vanc  michelle.dunaway@wsu.edu  
Pullman
AdjunctCourtesy
Name  Title  Office  Phone  

Johnston, Anna  AdjunctCourtesy      jannaston@gmail.com  
Cryptography/Cryptanalysis, number theoretic transforms relating to coding theory, and understanding the threat/hype/furor of Cryptographically Relevant Quantum Computers (CRQC) on existing algorithms  
Stewart, Sepideh  AdjunctCourtesy  sepidehstewart@ou.edu  
Tosic, Predrag  AdjunctCourtesy      predrag.tosic@wsu.edu  
 
Vancouver
AdjunctCourtesy
Name  Title  Office  Phone  

Sottile, Matthew  AdjunctCourtesy  Vanc    matthew.sottile@wsu.edu  
Image processing for microscopy applications in biology; dynamics of agentbased interaction models; algorithms and languages for image and graphoriented data science. 
Pullman
Professors Emeriti
Name  Title  Office  Phone  

Alldredge, Richard  Emeritus      alldredg@wsu.edu  
Ariyawansa, Ari  Emeritus      ari@wsu.edu  
Former department chairman  
Cooper, Sandra  Emeritus      sccooper@wsu.edu  
Mathematics Education  
DeTemple, Duane  Emeritus      
Dillon, Bob  Emeritus      rhdillon@wsu.edu  
Fluidelastic problems in biofluids with moving boundaries, e.g. bacterial motility, chemotaxis and aggregation, ciliated and flagellated movement, vertebrate limb bud growth.  
Evans, Marc  Emeritus    3358647  marcevan@wsu.edu  
Estimation for multiple recapture models having heterogeneous captures, and inference for binary and multinomial responses from designed experiments with randomization restrictions.  
Genz, Alan  Emeritus  Neill 232  3352131  genz@math.wsu.edu  
Numerical computation of multiple integrals, with focus on computational statistics.  
Jacroux, Michael  Emeritus  Neill 205  3353130  jacroux@math.wsu.edu  
Experimental design.  
Jordan, J.H.  Emeritus      
Kallaher, Mike  Emeritus      mkallaher@wsu.edu  
Obtaining reasonable classification of finite translation planes, and even affine planes, which arise in block design problems and coding theory.  
Kent, Darrell  Emeritus      
Knott, Libby  Emeritus      lknott@wsu.edu  
Mathematics Education: Conceptual understanding of mathematics; use of representation, proof and justification in mathematics; mathematical discourse.  
Kucera, Jan  Emeritus      
Mifflin, Robert  Emeritus      mifflin@math.wsu.edu  
Development of efficient computational methods for solving appli ed optimization problems defined with constraints on the problem variables and/or nonsmooth functions of the variables. Also, developing decomposition and dual techniques for solving optimal allocation of resources problems that have large numbers of decision variables and/or resource constraints  
Milham, Chuck  Emeritus      
Nazareth, Larry  Emeritus      
NG, Dina  Emeritus      
Pascual, Francis/Jave  Emeritus      jave@wsu.edu  
FailureTime Models and Data Analysis, Competing Risks, Accelerated Life Test Planning, Quality Control.  
Schumaker, Mark  Emeritus      schumaker@wsu.edu  
Models of the light reactions of photosynthesis. Relationship between sample paths and boundary conditions of partial differential equations modeling diffusion processes.  
Vincent, Kimberly  Emeritus      kvincent@wsu.edu  
Creating gender inclusive mathematics education through the development of feminist pedagogy.  
Watkins, David  Emeritus      watkins@math.wsu.edu  
Eigenvalue problems.  
Webb, William  Emeritus      webb@math.wsu.edu  
Fair division, recurrence sequences, binomial and generalized binomial coefficients, and polynomials over finite fields, as well as application of these concepts in cryptography.  
Wiser, H.C.  Emeritus      
Wollkind, David  Emeritus      dwollkind@wsu.edu  
Solidification of metals and alloys, convection of fluids and aerosols, folding of sedimentary rock multilayers, development of stars in the outer arms of spiral galaxies, dynamics of predatorprey biological control interactions and the occurrence of Turing structures in chemical reactiondiffusion systems. The main emphasis in all these investigations is to compare mathematical predictions with 