Faculty

Houman Owhadi

Houman Owhadi

Professor of Applied and Computational Mathematics and Control and Dynamical Systems

Degrees and Appointments

B.S., Ecole Polytechnique (France), 1994; M.S., Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussees, 1997; Ph.D., Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (Switzerland), 2001. Assistant Professor, Caltech, 2004-11; Professor, 2011-.


Assistant(s)

Research Group Matters
Carmen Nemer-Sirois
102 355 S. Holliston (Steele House)
(626) 395-4561
carmens@caltech.edu

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Research Overview

Professor Owhadi focuses on the modeling and analysis of systems characterized by multiple scales, geometric structures, noise and uncertainties. At the center of his work are fundamental problems such as non-separated scales, anomalous diffusion, the geometric integration of multi-scale stochastic mechanical systems and the optimal quantification of uncertainties in presence of limited information.

List of Research Areas

Homogenization theory. Multi-scale analysis. Probability theory. Stochastic mechanics and geometric integration. Uncertainty Quantification.