The probability group at Stanford is engaged in numerous research activities, including problems from statistical mechanics, analysis of Markov chains, mathematical finance, problems at the interface of probability theory and representation theory, random graphs, large deviations, combinatorial and discrete probability, and a variety of other areas. The graduate curriculum offers a wide array of courses in modern probability theory, ranging from a series of three foundational courses to more advanced topics courses that touch on current research. In addition to the core group of probabilists, Stanford also has many faculty working on applications of probability theory in theoretical statistics, machine learning, mathematical biology, computer science and other fields.

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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

**Office:**383-F

**Address:**

450 Serra Mall

Bldg. 380

Stanford, CA 94305-2125

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

**Email:**candes AT 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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Professor of Mathematics and Professor of Statistics

### Sourav Chatterjee

Professor of Mathematics and Professor of StatisticsStanford University

Mathematics & Statistics

**Office:**Sequoia Hall 108

**Address:**

Sequoia Hall 108

390 Serra Mall

Stanford, CA 94305-4065

**Phone:**(650) 497-3652

**Email:**souravc AT stanford.edu

**Website:**http://statistics.stanford.edu/~souravc/

**Research Interests:**Probability Theory

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Marjorie Mhoon Fair Professor in Quantitative Science; Professor (Mathematics & Statistics and, by courtesy, Electrical Enginerring)

### Amir Dembo

Marjorie Mhoon Fair Professor in Quantitative Science; Professor (Mathematics & Statistics and, by courtesy, Electrical Enginerring)Stanford University

Mathematics and Statistics

**Office:**383-C

**Address:**

450 Serra Mall

Bldg. 380

Stanford, CA 94305-2125

**Phone:**(650) 723-1851

**Email:**amir AT math.stanford.edu

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

**Research Interests:**

Probability theory

Stochastic processes

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Mary V. Sunseri Professor of Statistics and Mathematics

### Persi Diaconis

Mary V. Sunseri Professor of Statistics and MathematicsStanford University

Mathematics and Statistics

**Office:**383-D

**Address:**

450 Serra Mall

Bldg. 380

Stanford, CA 94305-2125

**Phone:**(650) 723-5183

**Email:**diaconis AT math.stanford.edu

**Website:**http://statweb.stanford.edu/~cgates/PERSI/index.html

**Research Interests:**Probability Combinatorics Statistics Group theory

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### Jacob Fox

ProfessorStanford University

Mathematics

**Office:**384-X

**Address:**

450 Serra Mall

Building 380

Stanford, CA 94305-2125

**Phone:**(650) 736-6988

**Email:**jacobfox AT stanford.edu

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### Vladimir Kazeev

Szegö Assistant ProfessorStanford University

Mathematics

**Office:**382-C

**Address:**

450 Serra Mall

Building 380

Stanford, CA 94305-2125

**Phone:**(650) 723-7173

**Email:**kazeev AT stanford.edu

**Research Interests:**Numerical Analysis and Computational Mathematics

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### George Papanicolaou

Robert Grimmett Professor of MathematicsStanford University

Mathematics

**Office:**383-V

**Address:**

450 Serra Mall

Bldg. 380

Stanford, CA 94305-2125

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

**Email:**papanico AT 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 AT 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 AT stanford.edu

**Research Interests:**Applied Mathematics

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