About me

I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Mississippi State University (MSU) and a member of the Center for Computational Sciences (CCS) at MSU. Prior to this appointment, I held Visiting Assistant Professor positions at the Math Department, Southern Methodist University (SMU), Dallas, TX (2017-2019) and the Applied Math Department, University of California, Merced (2014-2017). I received my PhD degree in 2014 from the Department of MathematicsUniversity of Innsbruck, where I was a PhD fellowship.

Editorial positions:

Since Fall 2021, I have served as the organizer of the Mathematics Seminar/Colloquium series at MSU.

Prospective students: I am actively looking for motivated and talented PhD students to join my group. If you are interested in pursuing research in the field of Numerical Analysis or Computational and Applied Mathematics, please follow the instructions at this page  and feel free to contact me at luan@math.msstate.edu

Contact information:

Dr. Vu Thai Luan
Department of Mathematics & Statistics 
and Center for Computational Sciences (CCS)
Mississippi State University (MSU)
Mississippi State, MS, 39762

Office: 458 in Allen Hall building (marked in the right picture)
E-mail: luan@math.msstate.edu 
Phone: (662) 325-7162 (Office) 
Web: https://luan.math.msstate.edu


(Photograph by Russ Houston)