# Research

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics emphasizes the following areas of research:

#### Applied math

- Climate modeling
- Differential equations
- Geophysical fluid dynamics
- Mathematical biology
- Mathematical physics
- Optimization and optimal control

#### Pure math

- Functional analysis
- Dynamical systems
- Number theory
- Operator algebras
- Operator theory
- Topology

#### Statistics

- Bayesian statistics
- Biostatistics
- Mathematical statistics
- Optimal design of experiments
- Robust statistics
- Statistical ecology