Rick's Ramblings

My new research in math applied to ecology

I am a James B. Duke Emeritus Professor of Mathematics. My favorite research topics are (i) processes that take place on random graphs and (ii) stochastic spatial models that arise from questions in ecology, population genetics, epidemiology, and cancer. My blog.

30 Years of Women in Probability (August 5-6, 2024)





Women in Probability

Grant Support.

Most of this research has been supported by grants from the National Science Foundation.

Me the Genius

Rick Durrett rtd (at) math.duke.edu * My smiling face (2007 NAS induction)