Research Interests

Using tools from adaptive dynamics and differential equations I tackle problems in biology concerning the evolution of disease and epidemics.

My most recent work focuses on the disease dynamics of the Daphnia-Metschnikowia system in collaboration with the Cáceres Lab .

Previous Projects

Selected Talks

For Fun

Check out these online tools/games for an interactive explanation of the main goal of studying epidemics.

Vanessa Rivera
Artistic interpretation of the Navier-Stokes Equation found in Altgeld Hall