## Axel Saenz

University of Virginia, Mary Ann Pitts Postdoctoral Fellow.

UC Davis, Mathematics, PhD 2016.

Columbia University, Applied Math 2011.

Contact: ais6a at virginia dot edu

CV

### Research Interests:

Integrability and Probability. Bethe ansatz. Contour integrals. Eynard-Orantin topological recursion. ASEP. Polymers. Painleve equations.
### Publications:

Painleve Equations, Topological Type Property and Reconstruction by the Topological Recursion with Kohei Iwaki and Olivier Marchal, arXiv:1601.02517v1 (2016).

The Completeness of the Bethe Ansatz for the Periodic ASEP, with Eric Brattain and Norman Do, arXiv:1511.03762v1 (2015).

Quantum Curve and the First Painleve Equation, with Kohei Iwaki, arXiv:1507.06557v2 (2015).

My Dissertation (June 2016)

### Personal Info

I know how to swim.

My PhD adviser is Motohico Mulase.

### Teaching

Instructor at UVa:

Fall 2016: MATH 3100 (Introduction to Probability)

Fall 2016: MATH 4110 (Introduction to Stochastic Processes)

Spring 2017: MATH 4110 (Introduction to Stochastic Processes)

Instructor at UC Davis:

Spring 2012: Math 16C (Calculus for Biology)

TA at UC Davis:

Math 21B, 21C, 21D (Calculus for Engineering)

### Departmental Service

Galois Group President 2015-2016 (UC Davis).

Galois Group Vice President and Treasurer 2014-2015 (UC Davis).

Graduate Student Association departmental representative 2012-2013 (UC Davis).

### Awards and Honors

2016: Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics Graduate Fellow

2015-16: UC Davis Dissertation Year Fellowship

2014-15: UC Davis Graduate Research Mentorship Fellowship

2012-13: GAANN Fellowship