Tim Sullivan

Freie Universität Berlin

Courses Taught

Students Supervised

  1. Mattes Mollenhauer, PhD Thesis, 2020–present, BMS faculty mentor
  2. Lioba Feuring, Bachelor's thesis, 2020 (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin): “Bayesian treatment of a seismological inverse problem”
  3. Raphael Franke, Bachelor's thesis, 2020: “Survey of various stability results for transformations of probability measures”
  4. Margarita Kostré, PhD Thesis, 2019–present, BMS faculty mentor
  5. Alexander Nenninger, Bachelor's thesis, 2019: “Deep Gaussian processes with applications to image reconstruction”
  6. Christof Wulkow, Bachelor's thesis, 2019: “Ensemble Kalman filter and parametric estimation”
  7. Felix Werdermann, Bachelor's thesis, 2019: “Stochastische Probleme und Spiele des kürzesten Pfades” — Winner of the Berlin Mathematical Society's 2019 Bachelor Prize (Bachelorpreis der Berliner Mathematischen Gesellschaft 2019)
  8. Benjamin Bangert, Bachelor's thesis, 2018: “Eine Einführung in Compressed Sensing”
  9. Niklas Wulkow, PhD Thesis, 2017–present, BMS faculty mentor
  10. Oliver Schreiber, Bachelor's thesis, 2016: “Einführung in das Itô-Kalkül und andere stochastische Integrale”

University of Warwick

Courses Taught

Students Supervised

  1. Joy Tolia, MA469 Fourth Year Project, 2015: “Asynchronous Parallel Numerical Optimization”
  2. Calvin Khor, MA469 Fourth Year Project, 2015: “The Bayesian Inverse Problem for Traffic Flow”
  3. Matthew Egginton, Jamie Lukins, Jack Skipper, MASDOC (PhD master's year) Research Study Group, 2013–2014: “Model-Based Emissions Control”
  4. Daniel Wilson, MA469 Fourth Year Project, 2014: “Uncertainty Quantification for Spectral Properties of Multilayer Composite Materials Using Generalized Polynomial Chaos Expansions”
  5. Thomas Whitaker, MA469 Fourth Year Project, 2014: “Analysing Page Rank of Random Graphs”
  6. Jamie Brennan, MA469 Fourth Year Project, 2014: “Some optimal inequalities for vector-valued random variables”

Notes from Courses Taught by Others

California Institute of Technology

Students Supervised

  1. Lan Huong Nguyen, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship, 2012 (jointly supervised with Houman Owhadi): “Dimensional Collapse in Optimal Uncertainty Quantification”
  2. Yutong Chen, Senior Thesis, 2012 (jointly supervised with Houman Owhadi): “On a Chebyshev-Type Inequality for Sums of Independent Random Variables”

University of Warwick

Courses Taught as Teaching Assistant

  • 2006–2007: MA4G6 Calculus of Variations
  • 2006–2008: MA225 Differentiation
  • 2006–2008: MA222 Metric Spaces
  • 2005–2009: MA131 Analysis I

Students Supervised

36 undergraduate students supervised between 2005 and 2008; further details available upon request.

Miscellaneous Notes and Slides