Department Head: Dr. Leigh Smith
Undergraduate Director: Dr. Richard Gass
Graduate Director: Dr. Rostislav Serota
Mesoscopic physics, quantum chaos, mathematical cognitive psychology, econophysics and mathematical finance, biophysics.
Quantum chaos -- level spacing distribution, level correlations and various statistics of semiclassical energy levels in size-quantized systems;
Mathematical cognitive psychology -- human response time series and distribution function with the emphasis on 1/f noise and power law tails;
Econophysics and mathematical finance - network models of economy, stochastic models for volatility, stock returns and correlation index;