Rick's Ramblings

I am a Professor in the Mathematics Department at Duke University. My favorite research topics are stochastic spatial models that arise from questions in ecology, population genetics, cancer, and the SARS-CoV2 epidemic. My blog.

Southeastern Probability Conferences:

two this year (May and August) * 2021 In Honor of Elizabeth Meckes
2020 cancelled due to covid * 2019 * 2018 * 2017 Happy Birthday to me
2016 cancelled due to conflicts * 2015 * 2014 * 2013 * 2012 * 2011



Ph.D. Students



Women in Probability

Grant Support. Most of this research has been supported by grants from the National Science Foundation.

Rick Durrett rtd (at) math.duke.edu My smiling face
My Duke Math web page * Scholars@Duke page * Google Scholar Citations