Webb School Of Engineering

Dr. Brett Geiger, Ph.D.

Dr. Brett Geiger, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone: 336-841-2853

Office: 338 Couch Hall





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


  • 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

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)


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