D Khoshnevisan
  • Professor, Mathematics

Research Summary

Keywords: Stochastic partial Differential Equations, Stochastic Analysis, Probability Theory, Potential Theory and related problems in Geometric Measure Theory


  • B.Sc., Mathematical Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University
  • M.Sc., Mathematical Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University
  • Ph.D., Statistics, University of California, Berkeley. Project: Level Crossings of the Uniform Empirical Process


D. Khoshnevisan received his PhD from UC Berkeley in 1989 in Statistics. He then joined the faculty at MIT for one year and the faculty of the University of Washington for three years, before coming as Assistant Professor to the University of Utah Department of Mathematics in 1993. D. Khoshnevisan has been been an Honorary Fellow at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, visiting member of the Mathematics Research Institute at UC Berkeley and the Kavli Institute of Theoretical Physics at UCSB, Simons Visiting Professor at the Oberwolfach Institute in Germany, and Invited Professor at Ecole Polytechnique de Lausanne, the University of Paris and the University of Lille. He is a 2020 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society, 2015 Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS), an IMS Medallion Lecturer (2018), was invited as a Rothschild Distinguished VIsiting Fellow at the Newton Institute in 2021, plenary CBMS Lecturer in 2013, and was awarded the Rollo Davidson Prize in 1998. He was Chair of the Department of Mathematics at the University of Utah from June 2017 to June 2023. Khoshnevisan is currently Professor of Mathematics at the University of Utah.