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Faculty Profiles

Snelson, Stanley

Assistant Professor, Mathematical Sciences

Educational Background

PhD, Mathematics, New York University, 2014

MS, Mathematics, New York University, 2011

BS, Applied Mathematics, Columbia University, 2009

Professional Experience

Assistant Professor, Florida Institute of Technology, 2017--present

L. E. Dickson Instructor, University of Chicago, 2014--2017

Recent Publications

Local solutions of the Landau equation with rough, slowly decaying initial data (with C. Henderson and A. Tarfulea), Annales de l'Institute Henri Poincaré (C) Analyse Non Linéaire, to appear.

Local well-posedness of the Boltzmann equation with polynomially decaying initial data (with C. Henderson and A. Tarfulea), Kinetic & Related Models, 2020.

Velocity decay estimates for Boltzmann equation with hard potentials (with S. Cameron), Nonlinearity, 2020.

Gaussian bounds for the inhomogeneous Landau equation with hard potentials, SIAM Journal on Mathematical Analysis, 2020.

C smoothing for weak solutions of the inhomogeneous Landau equation (with C. Henderson), Archive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis, 2020

Local existence, lower mass bounds, and a new continuation criterion for the Landau equation (with C. Henderson and A. Tarfulea), Journal of Differential Equations, 2019

Asymptotic stability for odd perturbations of the stationary kink in the variable-speed φ4 model, Transactions of the American Mathematical Society, 2018

Global a priori estimates for the inhomogeneous Landau equation with moderately soft potentials (with S. Cameron and L. Silvestre), Annales de l'Institute Henri Poincaré (C) Analyse Non Linéaire, 2018

Linear stability of the Skyrmion (with M. Creek, R. Donninger, and W. Schlag), International Mathematics Research Notices, 2017

Current Courses

Spring 2020: Calculus 3 (MTH 2001), Differential Equations/Linear Algebra (MTH 2201)