The Applied Mathematical and Computational Sciences program is an interdisciplinary Ph.D. program in the Graduate College of the University of Iowa. It cooperates with the Departments of Mathematics, and other mathematically-oriented departments. The administrative offices are located in Room 14 of MacLean Hall. The current program chair is Professor Weimin Han. Follow the links to obtain further information or application materials.


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Recent Graduates

  • August, 2019Roberto Toro
    Thesis title: Rethinking Meta-Analysis: An Alternative Model for Random-Effects Meta-Analysis Assuming Unknown Within-Study Variance-Covariance
    Professor Ariel M. Aloe (Psychological and Quantitative Foundations)
    Position: Tenure-track Assistant Professor, University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa
  • May, 2019Jennifer Verniero
    Thesis title: Turbulence in Heliospheric Plasmas: Characterizing the Energy Cascade and Mechanisms of Dissipation
    Professor Gregory Howes (Physics and Astronomy)
    Position: Postdoctoral Scholar, University of California, Berkeley Space Sciences Laboratory
  • December, 2018Aarati Mahat
    Thesis title: Dynamic features of neural activity in primary auditory cortex captured by an integrate-and-fire network model for auditory streaming
    Professor Rodica Curtu (Mathematics)
    Position: Senior Lecturer, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at University of Wisconsin - Superior
  • December, 2018Yang Yang
    Thesis title: 2D Signal Processing: Efficient Models for Spectral Compressive Sensing & Single Image Reflection Suppression
    Professor Jianfeng Cai (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
    Professor Weiyu Xu (Electrical and Computer Engineering)
    Position: Senior Software Engineer, ASML Hermes-Microvision, Inc., San Jose, CA