Brian Van Koten
I am a William H. Kruskal Instructor in the Department of Statistics at the University of Chicago.
- Office: Jones 316
- email: email@example.com
- Applied probability and numerical analysis
- Computer simulation of molecular systems and applications in biology, chemistry, and materials science
- Variance reduction for Markov chain Monte Carlo methods and applications in statistics and computational statistical physics
- Sampling rare events
- Atomistic/continuum couplings for the simulation of defects in crystalline materials
- A. R. Dinner, E. H. Thiede, B. Van Koten, and J. Weare.
Stratification of Markov chain Monte Carlo.
- D. Olson, X. H. Li, C. Ortner, and B. Van Koten.
Force-Based Atomistic/Continuum Blending for Multilattices.
- J. O. B. Tempkin, B. Van Koten, J. C. Mattingly, A. R. Dinner, and J. Weare.
Trajectory stratification for stochastic dynamics.
- X. H. Li, C. Ortner, A. V. Shapeev, and B. Van Koten.
Analysis of blended atomistic/continuum hybrid methods.
Numerische Mathematik, 134(2):275--326, 2016.
- E. H. Thiede, B. Van Koten, J. Weare, and A. R. Dinner.
Eigenvector method for umbrella sampling enables error analysis.
The Journal of Chemical Physics, 145(8), 084115, 2016.
- E. Thiede, B. Van Koten, and J. Weare.
Sharp entrywise perturbation bounds for Markov chains.
SIAM Journal on Matrix Analysis and Applications, 36(3):917--941, 2015.
- B. Van Koten and C. Ortner.
Symmetries of 2-lattices and second order accuracy of the Cauchy--Born model.
Multiscale Modeling and Simulation, 11(2):615--634, 2013.
- M. Luskin, C. Ortner, and B. Van Koten.
Formulation and optimization of the energy-based blended quasicontinuum method.
Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering,
- B. Van Koten, X. H. Li, M. Luskin, and C. Ortner,
A Computational and Theoretical Investigation of the Accuracy of Quasicontinuum Methods.
Numerical Analysis of Multiscale Problems,
volume 83 of
Lect. Notes Compu. Sci. Eng. Springer, 2012.
- B. Van Koten and M. Luskin,
Analysis of energy-based blended quasi-continuum approximations.
SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis, 49(5):2182--2209, 2011.
- R. Held, I. Stavrov, and B. VanKoten.
(Semi-)Riemannian geometry of (para-)octonionic projective planes.
Differential Geometry and its Applications, 27(4):464--481, 2009.
- J. Hardin, A. Mitani, L. Hicks, and B. VanKoten.
A robust measure of correlation between two genes on a microarray.
BMC Bioinformatics, 8(1):220, 2007.
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