Scott Sheffield
Leighton Family Professor of Mathematics
Department of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Contact Information
Office: 2249
Email: last name at math.mit.edu
Mailing address
Department of Mathematics
MIT, 2249
77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139
Research Interests
Probability, mathematical physics, game theory
Events
MIT
Probability Seminar: Mondays, room 4149, 4:15
Some current/former PhD advisees
Tom Alberts, Mason
Biamonte,
Ewain Gwynne,
Nina Holden, Sungwook Kim, Oren Louidor, Minjae
Park, Joshua Pfeffer, Xin Sun, Sam Watson, Menglu Wang
Other
Advances in asymptotic probability (Dec. 1317 at Stanford, in honor
of Amir Dembo's 60th birthday)
Notes/references from recent graduate topics course (which can serve
as an overview of my current research directions)
Quanta Magazine article (a journalistic account of recent
research)
Jason
Miller's page on quantum gravity and QLE (some cool pictures)
Math
major in love,
a song I wrote as an undergraduate (which
illustrates how little my
life has changed since then...)
MIT Center for
Statistics
