Alexandria Volkening

Postdoctoral Fellow in Applied Mathematics, The Ohio State University

Dr. Alexandria Volkening is a postdoctoral fellow at the Mathematical Biosciences Institute at Ohio State University. She received her Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics at Brown University with Bjorn Sandstede and her B.S. in Math at UMBC.

When she's not studying how patterns form on fish, she develops mathematical models to explain self-organization in a range of different applications in biology and social science, spanning pedestrian crowd movement to intracellular dynamics in neurons.

Experience

  • –present
    Postdoctoral Fellow in Applied Mathematics, The Ohio State University

Education

  • 2017 
    Brown University, PhD/Applied Mathematics