## Teaching

Present:Math 67 (Modern Linear Algebra)

Math 135 (Probability)

Past:

Math 146 (Algebraic Combinatorics)

Math 180 (Pursuit Games on Graphs)

Math 147 (Topology)

Math 125A (Real Analysis)

Math 21D (Vector Calculus)

## Research Interests

Probabilistic Combinatorics

Pattern-Avoiding Permutations

Bootstrap Percolation

Jigsaw Percolation

Pursuit Games

Random Graphs

Random Combinatorial objects

## Preprints

Pattern Avoiding Permutations and
Brownian Excursion Part I: Shapes and Fluctuations [accepted, Random Structures and Algorithms]

(with Christopher Hoffman and Douglas Rizzolo)

Pattern Avoiding Permutations and Brownian Excursion Part II: Fixed Points [accepted, Probability Theory and Related Fields]

(with Christopher Hoffman and Douglas Rizzolo)

Neighborhood growth dynamics on the Hamming plane [submitted]

(with Janko Gravner and David Sivakoff)

Local limit of the fixed point forest [submitted]

(with Tobias Johnson and Anne Schilling)

The bullet problem with discrete speeds[submitted]

(with Brittany Dygert, Matthew Junge, Christoph Kinzel, Annie Raymond, and Jennifer Zhu)

Fixed points of 321-avoiding permutations [submitted]

(with Christopher Hoffman and Douglas Rizzolo)

Bootstrap percolation on the Hamming torus with threshold 2[submitted]

Threshold for jigsaw percolation on random graphs [submitted]

(with Bela Bollobas, Oliver Riordan, and Paul Smith)

## CV

CV (PDF)## Selected Talks

### Upcoming

### Past

"The local limit of the fixed point forest"

World Congress in Probability and Statistics, Toronto July 2016

"Fixed points of 321-avoiding permutations and Galton-Watson trees"

Permutation Patterns, Howard University, June 2016

"Pattern Avoidance and Brownian Excursion"

USC Probability Seminar, March 2016

"Bootstrap Percolation on the Hamming Torus"

Penn/Temple Probability Seminar, January 2016

"Pattern Avoidance and Brownian Excursion"

Dartmouth Colloquium, January 2016

"Fixed Points of Pattern-avoiding permutations."

Lattice Path Combinatorics Conference, Cal State Polytechnic Pomona, August 2015

"Bootstrap Percolation on the Hamming Torus."

Stochastic Processes and Analysis, Oxford, July 2015

"Pattern-Avoiding Permutations and Brownian Excursion"

Permutation Patterns, London, June 2015

"Jigsaw Percolation on Erdos-Renyi Random Graphs"

AMS Sectional Meetings Special Session on Discrete Stochastic Processes, Michigan State University, March 2015

"Pattern-Avoiding Permutations and Brownian Excursion"

BAD Math Day, Stanford, September 2015

## Organizational Activities and Outreach

Founded the Harmon Johnson Elementary Math CircleBAD Math 33 Lead Organizer Fall 2016

Davis-Warwick Probability Workshop Co-Organizer Dec. 2015

UC Davis Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar, Spring 2015

## Currently Reading

Nothing...

## Recent Movies (That I Enjoyed)

Adventures in Babysitting

Star Wars

## Misc