Office Location: | 233 Physics |

Office Phone: | (919)660-2802 |

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Web Page: | http://www.matthiasheymann.de |

**Education:**PhD New York University 2007

**Specialties:**-
Probability

Applied Math

**Research Interests:***theory and computation of transition curves for rare events, application to biology*

**Areas of Interest:**probability

numerical analysis

functional analysis

biology

**Recent Publications**- M. Heymann, E. Vanden-Eijnden,
*The Geometric Minimum Action Method - A Least Action Principle on the Space of Curves*, CPAM, vol. 61 no. 8 (August, 2008), pp. 1052-1117, Wiley InterScience - E. Vanden-Eijnden, M. Heymann,
*The Geometric Minimum Action Method for Computing Minimum Energy Paths*, Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 128 no. 061103 (February 14, 2008) - M. Heymann, E. Vanden-Eijnden,
*Pathways of maximum likelihood for rare events in non-equilibrium systems*, Physical Review Letters, vol. 100 no. 14 (2007), pp. 140601

- M. Heymann, E. Vanden-Eijnden,