Stanley Snelson

Assistant Professor | Mathematical Sciences

Contact Information

ssnelson@fit.edu
Frederick C. Crawford Bldg, 315

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

Current Courses

Fall 2021: Linear Algebra/Differential Equations (MTH 2201/2202), Real Analysis 1 (MTH 5110)

Selected 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, 2020.

Self-generating lower bounds and continuation for the Boltzmann equation (with C. Henderson and A. Tarfulea), Calculus of Variations and Partial Differential Equations, 2020.

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

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.

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

See my website for a complete publication list.

Recognition & Awards

Simons Foundation Collaboration Grant, 2021--2026

ORAU Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award, 2019--2020