Luminita Aura VESE
Department of Mathematics, UCLA
Office: MS 7620-D Mathematical Sciences Building
Phone: (310) 825-4201
Fax: (310) 206-2679 or (310)
Address: University of California, Los Angeles
Department of Mathematics
405 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1555
MATHEMATICS COMPETITIONS FOR UNDERGRADUATES
Previous REU projects
Current PhD students
Visiting students: Erkut Erdem (visiting from Turkey, Fall 2007), Vincent Duval (visiting from France, Summer 2007-Winter 2008), Andreas Langer (Fall 2009), Noirrin Duggan (Ireland, 2010-2011).
Former PhD students
Triet M. Le (PhD June 2006; postdoctoral Gibbs Instructor, Yale University, Department of Mathematics, mentor Prof. Peter Jones; postdoctoral fellow, Department of Mathematics, University of Pennsylvania, mentors Profs. Charles Epstein and James Gee)
Linh H. Lieu (PhD June 2006; postdoctoral Krener-Vigre fellow, UC Davis, Department of Mathematics, mentor Prof. Naoki Saito)
(PhD June 2007; Instructor at UCLA - Summer 2007; Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Mathematics, Hokkaido University, Japan, 2007-2008; postdoctoral researcher, Yale University, Radiology Dexpartment, mentor Prof. Hemant Tagare; postdoctoral fellow, Nanyang Technologial University, Singapore, mentor Prof. Xue-Cheng Tai).
(PhD June 2009, visiting assistant professor, Mathematics, UC Irvine; mentor, professors Patrick Guidotti and Hong-Kai Zhao).
Tungyou Lin (PhD June 2010, working on the financial market)
Mi-Youn Jung (PhD June 2010, postdoctoral fellow of the French Academy of Sciences, University of Paris IX Dauphine, mentor Prof. Laurent Cohen)
Pascal Getreuer (PhD June 2010, NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, E.N.S. Cachan, mentor Prof. Jean-Michel Morel)
Casey Richardson, CAM Assistant Professor
Prashant Athavale , IPAM NSF Postdoc
Other students mentored: Nick Tanushev, Chris Elion, Sol Eun.
Calculus of Variations, Partial Differential Equations, Numerical Analysis,
Image Analysis, Curve Evolution, Computer Vision, Free Boundary Problems.
Numerical Results on Image Segmentation by a Multi-Phase Level Set Approach
Talk at UCLA: Active Contours & Mumford-Shah by Level Sets, October
Inverse Problems and Imaging Journal
Communications in Mathematical Sciences
IEEE Transactions on Image Processing
Processing Research Group, UCLA Mathematics Department
UCLA Collective on Vision and Image Sciences
Center for Computational Biology
Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics, UCLA
IPAM Research in Industrial Projects for Students (RIPS), UCLA,
A Program for Undergraduates
SIAM Imaging Sciences Activity Group
UCLA SIAM Student Chapter
Minisymposium on Nonlinear PDE and Image Processing
(co-organized with A. Bertozzi), SIAM Imaging Science Conf., March 4-6, 2002, Boston.
2nd Southern California Applied Mathematics Symposium (SoCAMS-II), May 4, 2002