Professor of Mathematics
Washington University in St. Louis, Department of Mathematics
Office: Cupples I, Room 17
Phone: +1 (314) 935-6752
e-mail: feres@wustl.edu
Office hours (for the Fall 2018 courses): Wednesdays and Fridays from 12:00PM to 2:00PM.


Research

Current interest: stochastic dynamics (random billiards, stochastic thermodynamics), differential geometry (particularly in connection to mechanical systems), information geometry.

See here for a list of publications.


Teaching

Current courses (Fall 2018)

  • Math 5041: Geometry I: Calculus on Manifolds (Fall 2018)
  • Math 497: Linear Representations of Finite Groups and Lie Groups (Fall 2018)

Past courses

  • Math 312: Differential Equations and Dynamical Systems (Spring 2018)
  • Math 493: Probability (Fall 2017)
  • Math 523: Introduction to Information Theory for Mathematics Students (Fall 2017)
  • Math 4121: Introduction to Lebesgue Integration (Spring 2017)
  • Math 495: Stochastic Processes (Spring 2017)
  • Math 495: Stochastic Processes (Spring 2016)
  • Math 523: Self-adjoint operators in Hilbert spaces (Spring 2016)
  • Math 496: Lie Groups, Lie Algebras, and Representations (Fall 2015)
  • Math 407: An Introduction to Differential Geometry (Spring 2015)
  • Math 495: Stochastic Processes (Spring 2015)
  • Math 553: Stochastic Dynamical Systems (Fall 2014)
  • Math 523: Quantum Mechanics for Mathematics Students (Spring 2014)
  • Math 493: Probability (Fall 2013)
  • Math 3200: Statistics and Data Analysis (Spring 2013)
  • Math 547: Symplectic Geometry and Mechanics (Spring 2013)
  • Math 350: Introduction to Monte Carlo Methods (Fall 2012)
  • Math 449: Numerical Applied Mathematics (Fall 2012)
  • Math 233: Calculus III (Fall 2011)
  • Math 5043: Algebraic Topology (Spring 2011)
  • Math 5141: Geometry I: Calculus on Manifolds (Fall 2010)
  • Math 543: Geometry of Physics (Fall 2010)
  • Math 350: Simulation Analysis of Random Processes (Spring 2010)
  • Math 553: Brownian Motion on Riemannian Manifolds (Spring 2010)
  • Math 5052: Measure Theory and Functional Analysis II (Spring 2009)
  • Math 5052: Measure Theory and Functional Analysis I (Fall 2008)
  • Math 545: Topics in Riemannian Geometry - Geometry of Physics (Fall 2008)
  • Math 132: Calculus II (Spring 2008)
  • Math 450: Topics in Applied Mathematics - Computational Random Processes (Spring 2007)
  • Math 523: Introduction to Ergodic Theory (Fall 2006)
  • Math 449: Numerical Applied Mathematics (Fall 2006)
  • Math 5032: Algebra II (Spring 2006)
  • Math 5031: Algebra I (Fall 2005)
  • Math 535: Topics in Combinatorics: Spectral Graph Theory (Fall 2005)
  • Math 309: Matrix Algebra (Spring 2005)
  • Math 495: Stochastic Processes (Spring 2005)
  • Math 545: Topics in Riemannian Geometry: Discrete Subgroups of Lie Groups (Fall 2004)
  • Math 308: Mathematics for the Physical Sciences (Spring 2004)
  • Math 485: Groups, Representations, and Physics (Spring 2004)
  • Math 350: Topics in Applied Mathematics: Mathematics of Reaction-Diffusion Systems (Fall 2003)
  • Math 308: Mathematics for the Physical Sciences (Spring 2003)
  • Math 418: Introduction to Topology and Modern Analysis II (Spring 2003)
  • Math 417: Introduction to Topology and Modern Analysis I (Fall 2002)
  • Math 441: Geometry I: Calculus on Manifolds (Fall 2002)
  • Math 100: Foundations for Calculus (Spring 2002)
  • Math 545: Geometry and Probability: Stochastic Calculus on Riemannian Manifolds (Fall 2001)