Osman Akar


        Graduate Student at UCLA Mathematics Department

About

I am a second year PhD student of applied mathematics at University of California, Los Angeles. My research interests are physic based simulation for computer graphics, graph based machine learning and image processing. I graduated with BS in Mathematics of Computation and MA in Mathematics from UCLA in 2019 under Departmental Scholars Program. I was Math Undergraduate Merit Scholarship recipient between 2015-2019 and gold medalist in 55th International Mathematical Olympiad in 2014.

Here is my CV.



Current Teaching (20F)

  • Math 266A - Section 1A: Applied Ordinary Differential Equations

    • Instructor: Prof. Marcus Roper
    • Discussion Section: Tuesday 3-4pm via Zoom (Los Angeles Time). See CCLE for Zoom ID.
    • email: oak@math.ucla.edu
    • Office Hours: Tuesday 2-3pm and Wednesday 12-1pm via Zoom.
    • See CCLE for Zoom links for both Discussion Sessions and OHs
    • The written notes and recorded videos will be uploaded to CCLE after each discussion section.


  • Math 170E - Section 1A: Introduction to Probability and Statistics 1: Probability

    • Instructor: Prof. Kyeongsik Nam
    • Discussion Section: Tuesday 9-10am via Zoom (Los Angeles Time). See CCLE for Zoom ID.
    • email: oak@math.ucla.edu
    • Office Hours: Tuesday 10-11am and Friday 8-9am via Zoom.
    • See CCLE for Zoom links for both Discussion Sessions and OHs
    • The written notes and recorded videos will be uploaded to CCLE after each discussion section.
    • Go teaching or CCLE for discussion notes.


Past Experiences & REUs in Summers



Math Olympiad Tutoring

I also do competitive math tutoring/mentoring for AMC/AIME/USAMO preperation. See tutoring page for more info.