Sayan Mukherjee

Sayan Mukherjee
  • Professor of Statistical Science
  • Professor of Mathematics (Joint)
  • Professor of Computer Science (Secondary)
External address: 112 Old Chemistry Building, 90251, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: Duke Box 90251, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 684-4608
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Research Areas and Keywords

Biological Modeling
quantitative genetics, statistical genetics
Computational Mathematics
machine learning
Geometry: Differential & Algebraic
topological data analysis
PDE & Dynamical Systems
parameter estimation in dynamical systems
Probability
stochastic topology, Bayesian statistics, probability
Signals, Images & Data
machine learning, Bayesian statistics
Topology
stochastic topology, topological data analysis

Cakir, Merve, et al. “Label propagation defines signaling networks associated with recurrently mutated cancer genes..” Sci Rep, vol. 9, no. 1, June 2019. Pubmed, doi:10.1038/s41598-019-45603-3. Full Text

Gao, T., et al. “The Geometry of Synchronization Problems and Learning Group Actions.” Discrete and Computational Geometry, Jan. 2019. Scopus, doi:10.1007/s00454-019-00100-2. Full Text

Turner, K., et al. “Persistent homology transform for modeling shapes and surfaces.” Information and Inference, vol. 3, no. 4, Jan. 2014, pp. 310–44. Scopus, doi:10.1093/imaiai/iau011. Full Text

Sayan Mukherjee named IMS Fellow

Sayan Mukherjee was named Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) for his significant contributions to mathematical statistics,... read more »


Daubechies William Benter Prize

On June 4th, 2018, Professor Ingrid Daubechies was the first female recipient of the William Benter Prize in Applied Mathematics.  This prestigious award recognizes outstanding mathematical contributions that have had a direct and fundamental impact... read more »


Duke researchers are teaching computers to compose new classical music in the style of Romantic-era composers like Chopin and Beethoven.

Not yet. Robot composer good at emulating short snippets, but still hasn’t mastered melody https://today.duke.edu/2017/12/can-we-... read more »