Recent Graduates From The Math Department



A sampling of where some of our alumni are now. Feel free to contact those alumni whose contact info is given.

Grad. Year Name/Contact Program Thesis title Advisor Current Employer/School
2014
Andrew Krause MS in Math with Specialization in Analysis Asymptotic Dynamics of Stochastic p-Laplace Equations on Unbounded Domains
B. Wang Ph.D. Program in Mathematics at University of Oxford
Ian Burch MS in Math with Specialization in Analysis Dynamics of Second Order Non-Linear Oscillator Systems
J. Starrett
Benjamin Buckman MS in Math with Specialization in Analysis
Calculation of Heat Determinant Coefficients for Scalar Operators
I. Avramidi Ph.D. Program in Physics at Ohio State University
Kyle Smith MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Estimation Methods of Reference Evapotranspiration at Unsampled Locations O. Makhnin Ph.D. Program in Geophysics at University of Alaska
Qian Wu MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics
A. Hossain
Bruce Wallin MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics
O. Makhnin
Gary Quezada MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Dynamic Factor Analysis of Stock Returns O. Makhnin
Margaret Snell MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Associations between environmental toxins, obesity, weight loss, and chronic disease using canonical correlation analysis, factor analysis, and PCA logistic regression
A. Hossain

2013
Joey Coburn
(email)
MS in Math with Specialization in  Applied Mathematics
Comparison of Multiple Testing Methods to Analyze RNA-Seq Data on Simulated and Real Data Sets W. Stone
NMSU-Carlsbad (Instructor)
Adili Abiti
(email)
MS in Math with Specialization in Analysis
Random Attractors For Stochastic FitzHugh-Nagumo Systems B. Wang
Ph.D. Program in Mathematics at Louisiana State University
Jared Duffy
(email)
MS in Math with Specialization in  Applied Mathematics Comparison of Field Line Resonance Measurements with a Physics-based Plasmasphere Model W. Stone

2012
Michael Culp
(email)
MS in Math with Specialization in Applied Mathematics
Orthogonal Spline Collocation for
Mixed Boundary Value Problems
R. Aitbayev
Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Development
Abulitibu Tuguluke MS in Math with Specialization in Applied Mathematics Numerical Study of the Discontinuous Galerkin Method for Solving Two-Point Boundary Value Problems
R. Aitbayev Ph.D. Program in Mathematics at The University of Colorado Denver
Oladapo Oduba MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Identifying differentially expressed genes involved in metabolic dysfunction from RNA-SEQ data using Monte Carlo simulation and multiple testing A. Hossain
Liberty Oilfield Services
Todd Wolford Ph.D. in Math with Specialization in Industrial and Applied Mathematics A Model for a Continuously Size Structured Fish Population W. Stone Northern Arizona State University (faculty)
2011
Robert Aumer
(email)
MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research  and Statistics Calibration of Low Energy Production of 36-Cl and the Creation of an Exposure Age Calculator B. Borchers
Bentek Energy
John Korbin MS in Math with Specialization in Applied Mathematics

J. Starrett
Sandia Lab
Nicholas McCarthy MS in Math with Specialization in Applied Mathematics Solving the field line resonance equation using a realistic model of the plasma density at low altitude
A. Hossain

Robert Jones MS in Math with Specialization in Analysis Random attractors for a class of stochastic wave equations
B. Wang

Daniel Irving MS in Math with Specialization in Applied Mathematics
J. Starrett
Jason Kooi
(email)
MS in Math with Specialization in Applied Mathematics Emission bands in the pulsar radio spectra
I. Avramidi
Ph.D. program at University of Iowa
Timothy Deines MS in Math with Specialization in Applied Mathematics
J. Starrett
2010
Maxx Kureczko
(email)
MS in Math with Specialization in Applied Mathematics Mathematical modeling of HIV and immunodeficiency
W. Stone

Xiaoling Gao MS in Math with Specialization in Analysis
B. Wang

Gabriela Constantinescu MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research  and Statistics Filter for binary classification methods based on outlier detection algorithms using logistic regression and principal components
A. Hossain
New Mexico Tech
Amanda North
(email)
MS in Math with Specialization in Applied Mathematics
J. Starrett
Guohui Wu MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research  and Statistics An examination of the impact of selected pre-college and college variables on student retention at New Mexico Tech
A. Hossain
Ph.D. program at Arizona State University
Preeti Singh
(email)
MS in Math with Specialization in Applied Mathematics
W. Stone

Kevin Lenth MS in Math with Specialization in Analysis
Extension of integration theory to infinitesimal and infinite domains
J. Starrett
Ph.D. program University of Wyoming
Casper College (Instructor)
2009
Jonathan Robert Brown
(email)
MS in Math with Specialization in Industrial Math
Dynamic Heat Capacity of the East Ising Model
B. Borchers
Postdoctoral researcher at Ohio State University
Aaron Wilson
(email)
MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research  and Statistics Applying a Boundary Point Method to an SDP Relaxation of the Maximum Independent Set Problem for Branch and Bound B. Borchers C. N. M. (Instructor)
Taylor Dotson MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research  and Statistics Relaxation Behavior in Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Simple Polymers B. Borchers PhD student in Science and Technology Studies at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Justin Erwin MS in Math with Specialization in Applied Mathematics State estimation of an index 1, system of differential algebraic equations
S. Schaffer

2008
Timothy Trujillo
MS in Math with Specialization in Analysis Attractors for nonlinear reaction-diffusion equations in unbound domains
B. Wang

Norelle Shlanta MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Statistical models of student retention at New Mexico Tech
A. Hossain
Department of Defense Labs, Navy
Siyu Lin

B. Wang

Mathew Hoffman

S. Schaffer

Chenggeng Bi
Study of sabr model in  quantitative finance
I. Avramidi

Devon McAllister MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Spatiotemporal mountainous precipitation model using latent variables
O. Makhnin

James Hunter
Dual energy beam hardening correction for industrial x-ray computed tomography
W. Stone

Paul Hahn MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Exploiting symmetry to improve the performance of branch-and-bound for finding maximum independent sets
B. Borchers
Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business
2007
Christian Lucero MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Seismic moment rate function inversions from very long period signals associated with strombolian eruptions at Mount Erebus, Antarctica
B. Borchers

2006
Qian Xian MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Comparison between an infeasible interior point algorithm and a homogeneous self dual algorithm for semidefinitive programming
B. Borchers

Seth Schuyler

J. Starrett

Donald Clewett
Approach rates of ordinary differential equations to steady state in one and two dimensions
W. Stone

Satya Vaddadhi MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Effects of xenobiotic body burden on human health
A. Hossain

Anandkumar Shetiya MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics
O. Makhnin

Andrey Novoseltsev
(email)
MS in Math with Specialization in Applied Mathematics
Spectral geometry of Riemannian submanifolds
I. Avramidi
Postdoc at University of Alberta (Canada)
Gabrielle Miller
Ray-tracing model for blast sound propagation over complex terrain
W. Stone
Ph.D. program at New Mexico Tech
2005
Justin Pope MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Proving a theorem in zero-knowledge
B. Borchers

Leny Mathew MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Burr Type XII parameter and reliability estimation under complete and censored data
A. Hossain
Children Hospital (PA)
2004
Joseph Young MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Implementation of a cutting plane method for semidefinite programming
B. Borchers

Todd Wolford
Model for water flow on the bottom of a cylinder
W. Stone

Rachel Williams MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Predicting graduation, NCLEX-RN, performance, and students at risk in an ADN nursing program
A. Hossain
C.N.M. (Faculty)
Rajeed Carriman
Dynamic behavior of two shocks in air before and after combining
W. Stone

2003 Paul Mondragon  MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics A comparison of nonlinear regression codes
 B. Borchers
 
Hariharan Kandasamy  MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Estimation of Reliability Function under Different Censoring Schemes for the Weibull Distribution H. Hossain
Pharmaceutical Corp
Sathish Indika MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Rayleigh Parameter Estimation Using Complete and Censored Data  A. Hossain
Thomas Nelson Community College (Faculty)
2002 Jeffrey Stalvey MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Inversion of Nighttime Electron Densities Using Satellite Observations    
2001 Scott Bucholtz   Stegosaurus and Gaussian-RSA: New Steganographic and Cryptographic Systems
Honeywell Federal Manufacturing and Technologies
Meiling Tong-Morrison Industrial Stability in a Predator-Prey System due to Phenotypic Mutation of the Predator
Logicon
Mark Pfannenstiel MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics A Real Options Approach to Capital Budgeting
Kaiser Permanente
Jessica Maes-Iverson MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics An Exploratory Study of Retention Efforts Using Logistic Regression and Discriminant Analysis

Julie Luna MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Predicting Student Retention and Academic Success at New Mexico Tech
C. N. M. (staff)
2000 David Kebler   Solutions of the Diffusion Equation with One or More Sinks Using the Method of Multiple Scales
Ph.D. program at the University of Utah
Baokun Li   Projection dimension and continuity
 
Timothy Hannan   Elliptic Curves and Public Key Cryptography
 
1999 Roseanna Neupauer MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics A Comparison of Two Methods for Recovering the Release History of a Groundwater Contaminant Source
University of Virginia (faculty)
Steve Rowswell   Solving the quasi-linear wave equation using particle splitting methods in Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics
 
Pansy Stone   RSA and Public Key Cryptography
 
Jon F. Stinger MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Nonlinear Inversion of 834 Angstrom Airglow to Ionospheric O+ Number Density    
1998 Alex Hilgendorf MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Linear and Nonlinear Models for Inversion of Electrical Conductivity Profiles in Field Soils from EM-38 Measurements
 
1997 John Hanna   The Use of Partitions to Enumerate Irreducible Monic Polynomials over Finite Fields
El Paso Community College (faculty)
Matthew Wells        
Judith Furman MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics An Exact Parallel Algorithm for the Maximum Satisfiability Problem

Mark Raymond Cooke MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics The Kalman Filter: An Overview
 
1996 John Cernazanu MS in Math with Specialization in Operations Research and Statistics Decision Analysis Using Monte Carlo Simulation and Importance Sampling
 
Sean Hatch   Analysis of the power spectrum as applied to the large scale structure of the universe    
Morris Rodrigue   Prime Number Series (independent study)