I am a professor of
Before starting my position, I was a post-doc at the Theory Group of Microsoft Research , Redmond
and a Miller fellow in Statistics and Computer Science here at U.C. Berkeley.
During the years 2008-2010 I was at the Weizmann Institute.
Combinatorial Statistics, Discrete Fourier Analysis and Influences,
Randomized Algorithms, Computational Complexity, MCMC, Markov Random Fields,
Social Choice, Game Theory, Evolution
Current Graduate Students:
Miklos S. Racz (U.C. Berkeley)
Former Graduate Students:
Sebastien Roch (graduated 2007; Currently at U. Madison Wisconsin)
Allan Sly (graduated 2009; back at U.C. Berkeley)Arnab Sen (graduated 2010; advised jointly with Steve Evans; currently at U. Minnesota)
Nathan Keller (at Weizmann institute; currently at Bar Ilan University)
Tamir Tuller (at Weizmann institute; currently at Tel-Aviv University)
Grants and Awards:
support: NSF (DMS 0528488 & 0504245 & Career
award 0548249) ONR (N0014-07-1-05-06) BSF(2004105 - this grant was also
awarded the ``Bergman prize'')
Sloan Fellowship in Mathematics Miller fellowship ISF (710279) EU (PIRG04-GA-2008-239317) & Minerva Foundation.
Summer 2014: PIMS
Summer School in Probability.
Spring 2012: I was a member at MSRI Random Spatial Process Program
I am a
member of the editorial board of Electronic Journal of
Probability/ Electronic Communication in Probability
Annales de la Faculté des
Sciences de Toulouse
Co-taught Coding theory(CSE522/Math581EB). University of
Washington. Fall 2001.
How to contact me
Fax: ++1 (510) 642 7892
Elchanan Mossel University of California at
Department of Statistics 367 Evans Hall Berkeley, CA 94720-3860 USA