Blake Hunter, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Mathematics & Computer Science

(909) 607-8526
Adams Hall 212
  • Education
  • Awards and Affiliations
  • Research and Publications
Ph.D., University of California, Davis; M.S., California State Polytechnic University, Pomona; B.S., California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
  • NSF Research Fellowship, Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics (ICERM), 2013.

  • California Research Training Program in Computational and Applied Mathematics, Summers 2011-2015, (Junior faculty) NSF Grant DMS-1045536.

  • SIAM Nugget, Highlighting Applied Math Research, Feb. 2013.

  • UC Davis, Graduate Student Researchship, Jan. 2009 to June 2011.

  • NSF VIGRE Summer Research Fellowship, June 2008.

  • Y. van Gennip, B. Hunter, R. Ahn, P. Elliott, K. Luh, M. Halvorson, S. Reed, M. Valasik, J. Wo, G.Tita, A.L.Bertozzi and P.J.Brantingham, “Community detection using spec-tral clustering on sparse geosocial data.” SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics (SIAP), 73(1), pp. 67-83, 2013.

  • D. Bernstein, Y. Hu, A. Ma, P. Sharkey, B. Hunter, “Linking Social Media and Disorder, Emerging Topic Detection in Microblogs.” IPAM RIPS Report, IPAM, 2013.

  • B. Hunter, T. Strohmer, “Performance Analysis of Spectral Clustering on Compressed, Incomplete and Inaccurate Measurements.” Journal of Machine Learning Research, in review, 2012.

  • B. Hunter, T. Strohmer, “Spectral Embeddings and Diffusion Maps Under Perturbation,” submitted, 2012.

  • L. M. Harbottle, B. Hunter and A. Krinik, “The General, Irreducible Three and Four-State Markov Process.” Integration: Mathematical Theory and Applications, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2011.