Faculty

Diogo Arsénio, Associate Professor of Mathematics; Global Network Associate Professor of Mathematics, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: dva207@nyu.edu
Education: BA Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne (EPFL); PhD New York University
Research Interests: Partial Differential Equations, Collisional Kinetic Theory

Marwa Banna, Assistant Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: marwa.banna@nyu.edu
Education: BA Lebanese University; MA Université ParisEst MarnelaVallée; PhD Université ParisEst MarneleV...

Elena Beretta, Clinical Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: eb147@nyu.edu
Education: BA University of Milan; MS University of Milan
Research Interests: Applied mathematics, mathematical modeling, differential equations, inverse problems, medical imagin...

Sofiane Bouarroudj, Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: sofiane.bouarroudj@nyu.edu
Education: BS Université de Constantine; MS Université de Paris VII (Denis Diderot); PhD Université de Provence...
Research Interests: Representation Theory, Mathematical Physics

Federico Camia, Professor of Mathematics; Global Network Professor of Mathematics, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: fc276@nyu.edu
Education: BA with honors, Universitá di Bologna, Italy; MS and PhD, New York University;
Research Interests: Statistical Physics, Probability Theory

Nizar Demni, Visiting Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: Visiting
Email: Nizar.demni@nyu.edu
Education: BA AixMarseille University; MA and PhD Sorbonne University
Research Interests: Probability Theory

Yassir Dinar, Visiting Associate Professor Affiliation: Visiting
Email: yd3157@nyu.edu
Education: PhD, International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA)
Research Interests: Differential geometry

Karam Fayad, Associate Program Head for Undergraduate Studies of Mathematics; Lecturer of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: karam.fayad@nyu.edu
Education: BS Lebanese University; MS Sorbonne Université; PhD Sorbonne Université;
Research Interests: Representation Theory, Number Theory

Alberto Gandolfi, Associate Director of Faculty Teaching Development, NYUAD Center for Faculty Advancement (CFA); Professor of Practice in Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: ag189@nyu.edu
Education: Laurea in Mathematics, Università di Modena; PhD in Mathematics, Delft University of Technology
Research Interests: Statistical Mechanics, Models for Epidemics, Bioinformatics, Statistics of Unobserved Species

Tejeddine Ghoul, Associate Professor of Mathematics; Global Network Associate Professor of Mathematics, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: teg6@nyu.edu
Education: MA, University of Paris 6 and (Ecole National des Ponts et Chaussees ) PhD University of Paris 13
Research Interests: Partial Differential Equations

Taoufik Hmidi, Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: th2644@nyu.edu
Education: BS Université El Manar Tunis, MSc Université Paris VI (Pierre et Marie Curie), PhD Ecole Polytechniq...
Research Interests: Partial Differential Equations, Fluid Dynamics

Yves Le Jan, Visiting Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: Visiting
Email: yl57@nyu.edu
Education: Ecole normale supérieure, Paris. PhD Université de Paris
Research Interests: Probability Calculus, Mathematical Physics, Chance in Every Aspect

Nader Masmoudi, Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU New York
Email: nm30@nyu.edu
Education: PhD, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris
Research Interests: Fluid Mechanics

Arman Mimar, Assistant Professor of Practice of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: am623@nyu.edu
Education: BS Université Paris 7; PhD Columbia University
Research Interests: Arithmetical Dynamics, Arithmetic Geometry, Number Theory

Francesco Paparella, Associate Professor of Mathematics; Global Network Associate Professor of Mathematics, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: francesco.paparella@nyu.edu
Education: Laurea in Fisica  Università di Torino; PhD Geophysics  Università di Genova
Research Interests: Geophysical Fluids, Earthsystems Processes

Michele Pavon, Professor of Practice in Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: michele.pavon@nyu.edu
Education: PhD University of Kentucky
Research Interests: Optimal Transport, Steering of Probability Distributions, Stochastic Mechanics, Harmonic Analysis an...

Pierre Youssef , Program Head of Mathematics; Associate Professor of Mathematics; Global Network Associate Professor of Mathematics, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: yp27@nyu.edu
Education: BA Lebanese University; MA Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris 6); PhD Université ParisEst Marn...
Research Interests: Probability, Convex Geometry, Random Matrices, Markov Chains, Random Graphs, Mathematical Foundation...

Alessandro Portaluri, Visiting Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: Visiting
Email: ap9453@nyu.edu
Education: Laurea degree University of Pisa; PhD University of Genova
Research Interests: Maslov index, spectral flow, Nbody problem, Nvortex problem

Mostafa Sabri, Assistant Professor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: mostafa.sabri@nyu.edu
Education: BA Cairo University; MA Université Paris 7 DenisDiderot; PhD Université Paris 7 DenisDiderot
Research Interests: Mathematical physics; spectral theory; quantum chaos; randomness

Hisham Sati, Director, Center for Quantum and Topological Systems (CQTS); Associate Dean for Student Success and Curricular Affairs; Professor of Mathematics; Global Network Professor of Mathematics, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: hsati@nyu.edu
Education: BS American University of Beirut; PhD University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Research Interests: Mathematical Physics, Quantum Field Theory, Differential Geometry, Algebraic Topology, Geometric an...

Ilya Spitkovsky, Emeritus Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: ims2@nyu.edu
Education: MS University of Odessa, Ukraine; Candidate of Sciences (PhD equivalent) University of Belorussia; D...
Research Interests: Analysis, Operator and Matrix Theory

Dania Zantout, Lecturer of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: dz41@nyu.edu
Education: MS American University of Beirut; PhD Clemson University
Research Interests: Automorphic forms, Lfunctions, Arithmetic Geometry

Weiren Zhao, Assistant Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: wz19@nyu.edu
Education: BS, PhD Zhejiang University
Research Interests: Functional Analysis, Harmonic Analysis, PDEs, Fluid Dynamics, Plasma Physics