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Mark Herman

IMA Postdoctoral Fellow


Contact Information

Address:  Institute for Mathematics and its Applications
114 Lind Hall, 207 Church St. SE
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Email: mherman@ima.umn.edu
Phone: (612) 626-0788
Fax: (612) 626-7370



Ph.D., Mathematics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), August 2008

M.S., Mathematics, Virginia Tech, December 2004

B.S., Mathematics and Physics, State University of New York at Fredonia, May 2003


My main area of research is mathematical physics, in particular approaching quantum mechanical problems from a mathematically rigorous point of view. My work involves functional analysis and perturbation theory with applications to many-body chemical systems. For a more detailed description, please see my Research Statement.


Courses taught with full responsibility (sole instructor) at Virginia Tech:
  • Integral Calculus (spring 2008, fall 2007, fall 2006, spring 2006)
  • Elementary Calculus with Trigonometry II (spring 2007)
Other teaching experience at Virginia Tech:
  • Elementary Calculus with Trigonometry I- Online (summer 2006)
  • Vector Geometry- Recitation Instructor (fall 2005, spring 2005, fall 2004)
  • Math Emporium Assistant (spring 2004, fall 2003)
Please see my CV for course descriptions and outline of my responsibilities.


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