Brett Geiger

Brett Geiger
Brett Geiger
Assistant Professor of Mathematical Sciences
Education
  • B.S., Mathematics, Nicholls State University, 2008
  • M.S., Community and Technical College Mathematics, Nicholls State University, 2010
  • M.S., Mathematics, University of Houston, 2014
  • Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Houston, 2017

Research and Creative Activities

 

Mathematical Neuroscience: study of neural models associated with path integration and integration of landmark cues

 

Applied Probability: large deviations and the study of rare events

 

Nonstationary Dynamical Systems: conditional memory loss for systems with holes

 

Selected Publications

 

R.Azencott, B. Geiger, and W. Ott. “Large Deviations for Gaussian Diffusions with Delay.” Journal of Statistical Physics. (2017)

 

B. Geiger and W. Ott. “Nonstationary Open Dynamical Systems.” Accepted to Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems. (2018)

 

B. Geiger, R. Azencott, and I. Timofeyev. “Rare Events Analysis in Stochastic Models for Bacterial Evolution.” arXiv Preprint arXiv:1811.10176. (2018) [This is currently being organized into a Springer Lecture Notes series.]

 

Professional Memberships

 

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)

 

American Mathematical Society (AMS)

 

Society for Neuroscientists (SFN)