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Research Areas

Differential Equations Relativity Microlocal Analysis Non-linear Wave Equations

Contact Info

Office: AP&M 5101

Phone:

Email: jsterbenz@ucsd.edu

Jacob Sterbenz

Professor

Education

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Maryland, 2003

Biography

Jacob Sterbenz received his Ph.D. in Mathematics from the University of Maryland in 2003. After graduation, he received a fellowship from the National Science Foundation and was also appointed as a Veblen Research Instructor at Princeton from 2003-2006.

Sterbenz works in the area of non-linear geometric wave equations and dispersive PDE, with an emphasis on the field equations arising in special and general relativity.