nilay_argonNilay Argon
Associate Professor
Director of Graduate Studies, Operations Research Program
333 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-3834
nilay@email.unc.edu
Research interests: Stochastic Modeling,
Manufacturing and Health Care Applications, Discrete-event Simulation
sayan_banerjeeSayan Banerjee
Assistant Professor
353 Hanes Hall
(919) 381-8869
sayan@email.unc.edu
Research interests: Connections between probabilistic couplings and geometry, interacting particle systems, random walks in random environments and random matrices.
ShankarBhamidiShankar Bhamidi
Associate Professor
Director of Admissions,
Ph.D. Program
304 Hanes Hall
(919) 843-2431
bhamidi@email.unc.edu
Research interests: Probability, Random Networks, MCMC,
Probabilistic Combinatorial Optimization
AmarjitBudhirajaAmarjit Budhiraja
Professor
Department Chair
320 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-2189
amarjit@unc.edu
Research interests: Probability, Stochastic Analysis,
Large Deviations
Edward CarlsteinEdward Carlstein
Professor
334 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-1275
ec@unc.edu
Research interests: Nonparametric Statistics, Resampling
robin_cunninghamRobin Cunningham
Teaching Assistant Professor
338 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-0234
rjcunnin@email.unc.edu
Charles Dunn
Teaching Assistant Professor
103 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-1078
cwdunn@email.unc.edu
nicolas_fraimanNicolas Fraiman
Assistant Professor
337 Hanes Hall
(919) 843-9338
fraiman@email.unc.edu
Research interests: Random structures, Combinatorial Statistics,
Randomized algorithms
Mario Giacomazzo
Teaching Assistant Professor
136 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-3839
mgiacoma@email.unc.edu
JanHannigJan Hannig
Professor
333 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-7511
hannig@email.unc.edu
Research interests: Statistics, Fiducial Inference, Stochastic Processes
chuanshu_jiChuanshu Ji
Associate Professor
Director of Admissions, M.S. program
301 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-3917
cji@email.unc.edu
Research interests: Financial Econometrics, Computational
Materials Science, Monte Carlo Methods
v_kulkarniVidyadhar Kulkarni
Norman Johnson Professor
Director of Admissions, M.S. program
Director of Graduate Studies,
INSTORE program
322 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-3837
vkulkarn@email.unc.edu
Research interests: Stochastic Models of Queues, Telecommunications,
Warranties, Supply Chains and Health Services
YufengLiuYufeng Liu
Professor
354 Hanes Hall
(919) 843-1899
yfliu@email.unc.edu
Research interests: Statistical Machine Learning and Data Mining,
Bioinformatics
shu_luShu Lu
Associate Professor
Director of Admissions, Ph.D. Program
355 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-1048
shulu@email.unc.edu
Research interests: Optimization and Equilibrium Problems
steve_marronJ. S. Marron
Amos Hawley Distinguished Professor
352 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-2188
marron@unc.edu
Research interests: Object Oriented Data Analysis, Visualizations,
Smoothing
Jeffrey McLean
Teaching Assistant Professor
135 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-9609
jamclean@email.unc.edu
Andrew Nobel
Professor
Director of Graduate Studies, Statistics Program
308 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-1352
nobel@email.unc.edu
Research interests: Machine Learning, Computational Genomics,
Data Mining
Mariana Olvera-Cravioto
Associate Professor
335 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-2379
molvera@email.unc.edu
Research interests: Applied probability, random graphs, heavy-tailed large deviations, weighted branching processes, stochastic simulation
GaborPatakiGabor Pataki
Associate Professor
307 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-3838
pataki@email.unc.edu
Research interests: Convex Programming, Integer Programming
vladas_pipirasVladas Pipiras
Professor
305 Hanes Hall
(919) 843-2430
pipiras@email.unc.edu
Research interests: Time Series and Spatial Modeling, Extreme Value Theory, Streaming and Sampling Algorithms
RichardLSmithRichard Smith
Mark L. Reed Distinguished Professor
303 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-2660
rls@email.unc.edu
Research interests: Extreme Value Theory, Environmental Statistics,
Spatial Statistics
QuocTranDinhQuoc Tran-Dinh
Assistant Professor
333 Hanes Hall
(919) 843-6023
quoctd@email.unc.edu
Research interests: Numerical Optimization: Theory and Algorithms for Convex
Optimization and Non-convex Continuous Optimization
KaiZhangKai Zhang
Associate Professor
306 Hanes Hall
(919) 843-9535
zhangk@email.unc.edu
serhan_ziyaSerhan Ziya
Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies,
Statistics and Analytics Program
357 Hanes Hall
(919) 843-6022
ziya@unc.edu
Research interests: Stochastic modeling, healthcare operations, service operations, queueing design and control, revenue management