
Department of Mathematics
Penn State University Faculty working in Applied Mathematics 
Jesse L. Barlow
Professor of Computer Science and Engineering;
Adjunct Professor of Mathematics
Numerical linear algebra, least squares problems, eigenvalue problems
Andrew
Belmonte
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Experimental
fluid dynamics, viscoelastic fluids, wormlike micelles, brittle and elastic solids
Leonid Berlyand
Professor of Mathematics
Multiscale modeling of
hetereogeneous materials, partial differential equations, percolation theory
James G. Brasseur
Professor of Mechanical Engineering;
Adjunct Professor of Mathematics
Turbulence, gastrointestinal fluid dynamics
Alberto Bressan
Eberly Professor of Mathematics
Partial differential equations, control theory
Wenwu Cao
Professor of Mathematics (and Professor of Materials Science)
Material science
Francesco Costanzo
Associate Professor of Engineering Science and Mechanics;
Adjunct Professor of Mathematics
Multiscale modeling and simulation, fracture, continuum thermodynamics, solid mechanics
Qiang Du
Willaman Professor of Mathematics (and Professor of Material Science & Engineering)
Numerical analysis; scientific and parallel computation
Edward Green
Professor of Economics;
Adjunct Professor of Mathematics
Economic theory, noncooperative games, models for industry cartels and financial contracts
Diane Henderson
Professor of Mathematics
Water waves, fluid dynamics
Kristian Jenssen
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Partial differential equations
Mark Levi
Professor of Mathematics
Dynamical systems
Jenny X. Li
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Computational economics, economic theory,
monetary economics, mathematical finance
LuenChau Li
Professor of Mathematics
Integrable systems, partial
differential equations, mathematical physics
Xiantao Li
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Multiscale modeling, partial differential equations
Chun Liu
Professor of Mathematics
Partial differential equations
Lyle N. Long
Professor of Aerospace Engineering;
Adjunct Professor of Mathematics
Highperformance computing, software development for physicsbased and robotic applications
Anna
Mazzucato
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Partial differential equations, wavelets/fractals
Victor Nistor
Professor of Mathematics
Partial differential equations, numerical analysis
Alexei
Novikov
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Fluid dynamics, multiscale analysis
Tim Reluga
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Mathematical biology (ecology, epidemiology, immunology, and evolution)
Omri Sarig
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Random phenomena in deterministic dynamical systems, ergodic theory, thermodynamic formalism
Wen Shen
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Partial differential equations
Jinchao Xu
Distinguished Professor of Mathematics
Numerical analysis and computation, wavelets/fractals
Yuxi Zheng
Professor of Mathematics
Partial differential equations
Ludmil Zikatanov
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Theory and applications of multiscale and multigrid numerical
methods