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Dr. Zachary Kilpatrick

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  • University of Colorado
  • Status: Faculty
  • Department: Applied Math,
  • Will Mentor: Doctoral students, Pre-doctoral students

Areas of Expertise

Applied Mathematics,

Research Interests

Computational/mathematical neuroscience


Zack received a BA in Computational and Applied Mathematics and a BA in History from Rice University in 2005, and a PhD in Mathematics from the University of Utah in 2010. He was an NSF Mathematical Science Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Pittsburgh from 2010 to 2012. From 2012 to 2016, he was an Assistant Professor of Mathematics at the University of Houston. He is interested in a number of topics in applied mathematics. Most of theseconcern applications of the theory of deterministic and stochastic dynamicalsystems to problems in neuroscience, collective decision making, and foraging.