Ahmed Roman

Ilya Nemenman, Advisor

Education

  • Masters of Science, Mathematics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blackburg, VA
  • Bachelor of Science, Mathematics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blackburg, VA
  • Bachelor of Science, Physics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blackburg, VA

Research

Animal Learning

Awards

  • 2017, Trainee for the NIH National Research Service Award (NRSA) T32 Training Program "Mechanisms of learning across development and species, Emory University.
  • 2013, Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award in the College of Science at Virginia Tech.
  • 2011, Best Undergraduate Oral Presentation, 78th Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Section.

Publications

Ahmed Roman, David Konrad and Michel Pleimling, Cyclic competition of four species: domains and interfaces, J. Stat. Mech. (2012) P07014 [http://arxiv.org/abs/1205.4914]

Ahmed Roman, Debanjan Dasgupta and Michel Pleimling, Interplay between partnership formation and competition in generalized May-Leonard games, Phys. Rev. E 87, 032148 (2013) [http://arxiv. org/abs/1303.3139]

Shahir Mowlaei, Ahmed Roman, Michel Pleimling: Spirals and Coarsening patterns in the Competi-tion of Species: A Complex Ginzburg Landau Approach. J. Phys. A 47 (16), 165001 (2014)[http: //arxiv.org/pdf/1403.4319.pdf]

Jolad, S., Roman, A., Shastry, M., Gadgil, M. and Basu, A. ”A New Family of Bounded Divergence Measures and Application to Signal Detection.”, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Pattern Recognition Applications and Methods (ICPRAM 2016), pages 72-83 (Mach, 2016) [http: //arxiv.org/abs/1201.0418]

Zachary Lewis, Ahmed Roman and and T. Takeuchi, Position and momentum uncertainties of a particle in a V-shaped potential under the minimal length uncertainty relation, International Journal of Modern Physics A 30 (35), 1550206. [http://arxiv.org/abs/1402.7191]

Haithem E. Taha, Muhammad R. Hajj, Ahmed H. Roman, and Ali H. Nayfeh: Calculus of Varia-tions approach for optimum maneuverability of flapping Micro-Air-Vehicles near hover”, Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, Vol. 37, No. 4 (2014), pp. 1367-1373.

Mike Puls, Peter Linnell, Ahmed Roman: Linear Dependency of Translations and Square Integrable Representations. (Submitted) [http://arxiv.org/abs/1509.00493]

L. N. Chang, D. Minic, A. Roman, C. Sun, and T. Takeuchi: On the Physics of the Minimal Length: The Question of Gauge Invariance, Int. J. Mod. Phys. A 31, 1630012 (2016). [http://arxiv.org/abs/1602.07752]

Presentations

2011: 78th Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Section of the American Physical Society, Roanoke, VA - Boundary conflicts and cluster coarsening: Waves of life and death in the cyclic competition of four species. 

2011: Undergraduate Mathematics Research Competition, Virginia Tech - On the zero divisors of Hopf algebras and quantum groups

2012: American Physical Society March Meeting 2012; Boston, MA - Boundary conflicts and cluster coarsening: Waves of life and death in the cyclic competition of four species

2012:  Undergraduate Mathematics Research Competition, Virginia Tech - Zero divisors of Hopf algebras: Generalization of the classical zero-divisor conjecture

2013: American Physical Society March Meeting 2013; Baltimore, Maryland -  ”Biodiversity and co-existence of competing species” 

2014: American Physical Society March Meeting 2014; Denver, Colorado - ”The fate of complex ecologies: An exact graphical method”

2014: Virginia Soft Matter Workshop II; Blacksburg, Virginia  - Theory of Pattern Formation in Population Dynamics

2015: American Physical Society March Meeting 2014; San Antonio, Texas - Saturation in Coupled Oscillators

2015: Master Degree Presentation in Mathematics, Virginia Tech - Zero Divisors, Group Von Neumann Algebras and Injective Modules