Ryan Rogers


Bio:
      
2nd year PhD student in AMCS
       Co-Advised by: Dr. Michael Kearns and Dr. Aaron Roth

Past Education:
        Cambridge University (UK)
                Clare Hall
                Part III Maths (Distinction)
        Stetson University (DeLand, FL):
                BS Mathematics (Summa Cum Laude)
                BA Religious Studies (Summa Cum Laude)
       Oxford University (UK)
                Magdalen College
                Study Abroad

Research Interests
:
        Algorithmic Game Theory, Differential Privacy, Mechanism Design, Numerical Analysis

Papers:
        Co-wrote with Sampath Kannan, Jamie Morgenstern, and Aaron Roth: Private Pareto Optimal Exchange - Submitted to SODA 2015
        Co-wrote with Aaron Roth:  Asymptotically Truthful Equilibrium Selection in Large Congestion Games - Presented at EC 2014
                   Presentation
        Co-wrote with Tom Vogel:   Identification of localized structure in a nonlinear damped harmonic oscillator using Hamilton’s principle
      
TA:
       Advanced Calculus II: MATH 361 - Taught by Dr. Shilin Yu
       Office Location:         DRL 1N1
       Office Hours:             Monday: 3-4PM
                                          Wednesday: 10-11AM
      
       Midterm 1 Histogram
       Midterm 2 Histogram
      
       Histogram of Grades before the Final

       Correlation between Exam Score and Quiz Score: 0.81
       Most Difficult Part of MATH 361: 20 said HW, 10 said Quizzes, 1 said Exam

       Homework Solutions:
             HW1
             HW2
             HW3
             HW4
             HW5
             HW6
             HW7
             HW8
             HW9

       Quiz Solutions:
             Quiz1
             Quiz2
             Quiz3
             Quiz4
             Quiz5
             Quiz6
             Quiz7
             Quiz8
             Quiz9

Email:
    ryrogers [at] sas [dot] upenn [dot] edu

Other Interests:
    President of SIAM student chapter at Penn
    Rowing Coach for Wharton Crew
    Rowing Experience: Oxford University (Magdalen College Boat Club), Stetson University Crew, Cambridge University (Clare Hall Boat Club),
                                        Wharton Crew, Fairmount Rowing Association