Applied mathematics at the Stanford Department of Mathematics focuses, very broadly, on the areas of scientific computing, stochastic modeling, and applied analysis. Some of the more specific areas of interest are, again broadly, signal processing, compressed sensing, imaging, fast numerical algorithms, and mathematical analysis of the physical phenomena in random media. Much of the applied mathematics at Stanford happens outside of the Mathematics Department, at places such as the Statistics Department, the Institute for Computational Mathematics and Engineering, the Center for Turbulence Research, and various other science and engineering departments. The connection between “theoretical applied mathematics” and “engineering applied mathematics” is what keeps the life of the applied mathematics group vibrant.

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Professor; Barnum-Simons Chair in Mathematics and Statistics; Professor of Electrical Engineering (by courtesy)

### Emmanuel Candès

Professor; Barnum-Simons Chair in Mathematics and Statistics; Professor of Electrical Engineering (by courtesy)Stanford University

Mathematics and Statistics

**Phone:**(650) 725-2236

**Email:**candes@stanford.edu

**Website:**http://statweb.stanford.edu/~candes/

**Joint Appointment:**Electrical Engineering Institute of Computational & Mathematical Engineering Mathematics (ICME)

**Research Interests:**harmonic analysis; high-dimensional statistics; signal processing; information theory

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### George Papanicolaou

Robert Grimmett Professor of MathematicsStanford University

Mathematics

**Office:**383-V

**Address:**

450 Serra Mall

Building 380

Stanford, CA 94305-2125

**Phone:**(650) 723-2081

**Email:**papanico@math.stanford.edu

**Website:**http://math.stanford.edu/~papanico/

**Research Interests:**applied & computational mathematics; PDE; stochastic processes

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### Lenya Ryzhik

ProfessorStanford University

Mathematics

**Office:**382-U

**Address:**

450 Serra Mall

Building 380

Stanford, CA 94305-2125

**Phone:**(650) 721-2113

**Email:**ryzhik@math.stanford.edu

**Website:**http://math.stanford.edu/~ryzhik/

**Research Interests:**applied mathematics; PDE

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### Tadashi Tokieda

ProfessorStanford University

Mathematics

**Office:**384-W

**Address:**

450 Serra Mall

Building 380

Stanford, CA 94305-2125

**Phone:**(650) 736-6987

**Email:**tokieda@stanford.edu

**Research Interests:**applied mathematics

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### Lexing Ying

ProfessorStanford University

Mathematics & ICME

**Office:**382-X

**Address:**

450 Serra Mall

Bldg. 380

Stanford, CA 94305-2125

**Phone:**(650) 723-2221

**Email:**lexing@math.stanford.edu

**Website:**http://math.stanford.edu/~lexing/

**Research Interests:**applied & computational mathematics

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