J. Theodore Cox

Professor, Mathematics


Ph.D. in Mathematics, Cornell University, 1976

Research interests

Probability Theory

  • Interacting particle systems
  • Stochastic spatial processes

Recent publications

Recent publications

  • Evolutionary games on the torus with weak selection (with R. Durrett). Stochastic Process. Appl.29,2388-2409 (2016).
  • Cutoff for the noisy voter model (with Y. Peres and J. Steif). Ann. Appl. Probab.26, 917-932 (2016).
  • On the convergence of densities of finite voter models to the Wright-Fisher diffusion (with Y.-T. Chen and J. Choi). Ann. Inst. H. Poincare Probab. Stat.52, 286-322 (2016).
  • A stochastic model for the evolution of the influenza virus (with R. Schinazi). Markov Process. Related Fields20, 155-166 (2014).
  • A complete convergence for voter model perturbations (with E. Perkins). Ann. Appl. Prob.24, 150-197 (2014).
  • Voter model perturbations and reaction diffusion equations (with R. Durrett and E. Perkins). Asterisque39 (2013).
  • A branching process for virus survival (with R. Schinazi). J. Appl. Probab.49, 888-894 (2012).
  • Contact process in a wedge (with N. Maric and R. Schinazi). J. Stat. Phys.139, 506-517 (2010).
  • Intermediate range migration in the two-dimensional stepping stone model. Ann. Appl. Probab.20, 785-805 (2010)

Complete list at Google Scholar

Recent grants

  • 2013-2014 Simons Foundation Fellowship
  • 2012-2016 National Science Foundation

Contact Information

Mailing Address:
215 Carnegie Building
Syracuse, NY 13244-1150

Fax: (315) 443-1475