Mathematical Physics

Doug Arnold
McKnight Presidential Professor

numerical analysis, differential equations, mechanics, computational relativity

Wei-Kuo Chen
Assistant Professor
wkchen@umn.edu
probability theory, mathematical physics

Jack Conn
Associate Professor

differential geometry, mathematical physics

Ru-Yu Lai
Assistant Professor

inverse problems and partial differential equations;

Lawrence Markus
Regents Professor Emeritus

differential equations, control theory, differential geometry and relativity

Svitlana Mayboroda
Professor

analysis and partial differential equations

Willard Miller, Jr.
Professor Emeritus

Lie groups, special functions, q-series, academic administration

Peter Olver
Professor

Lie groups, differential equations, computer vision, applied mathematics, differential geometry, mathematical physics

Peter Rejto
Professor Emeritus

functional analysis and its applications to quantum mechanics

Alexander Voronov
Professor

mathematical physics, algebraic topology, algebra, algebraic geometry