Katelyn Leisman

 Katelyn Leisman

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Department of Mathematics
165 Altgeld Hall, MC-382
1409 W. Green Street
Urbana, IL 61801
J.L. Doob Research Assistant Professor
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Research Description

Current Projects

Studying the Effective dispersion relation of the Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation in the case of many unstable modes or many solitons with Gregor Kovačič and David Cai.

Evolution of the Maxwell-Bloch equations in the presence of damping with Gregor Kovačič and Gino Biondini.

Solving the Nonlinear Schrödinger equation in a lab reference frame on the quarter plane using the Inverse Scattering Transform with Gregor Kovačič and Gino Biondini.


  • PhD, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2017