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Anna C Nelson

William W. Elliott Assistant Research Professor
Mathematics

Selected Presentations & Appearances


Mathematical modeling of polymerization processes in physiology - Mathematical biology seminar · December 2023 Invited Talk University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, virtual
Mathematical modeling of polymerization processes in physiology - Biomath Seminar Series · November 2023 Invited Talk North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC
The mathematics of bell-ringing - Grad-Fac · October 2023 Lecture Department of Mathematics, Duke University
Mathematical modeling of polymerization processes in physiology - Mathematical Biology Seminar · October 2023 Invited Talk University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA
Modeling mechanisms of microtubule dynamics and polarity in neurons - MAA MathFest · August 2023 Invited Talk Mathematical Association of America, Tampa FL
Mathematical modeling of polymerization processes in physiology - Mathematical biology seminar · December 2023 Invited Talk University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, virtual
Mathematical modeling of polymerization processes in physiology - Biomath Seminar Series · November 2023 Invited Talk North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC
The mathematics of bell-ringing - Grad-Fac · October 2023 Lecture Department of Mathematics, Duke University
Mathematical modeling of polymerization processes in physiology - Mathematical Biology Seminar · October 2023 Invited Talk University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA
Modeling mechanisms of microtubule dynamics and polarity in neurons - MAA MathFest · August 2023 Invited Talk Mathematical Association of America, Tampa FL
Modeling mechanisms of microtubule dynamics and polarity in neurons - 10th ICIAM · August 2023 Invited Talk International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Tokyo JP
Modeling mechanisms of microtubule dynamics and polarity in neurons - SMB Annual Meeting · July 2023 Invited Talk Society for Mathematical Biology, Ohio State University
Math: We R_0 afraid to use it - Girls Exploring Math · June 2023 Lecture Duke University , Durham NC
Modeling mechanisms of microtubule dynamics and polarity in neurons - SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems · May 2023 Other Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics , Portland OR
Modeling mechanisms of microtubule dynamics and polarity in neurons - AMS Spring Central Sectional Meeting · April 2023 Invited Talk American Mathematical Society, University of Cincinnati
Mathematical modeling of polymerization processes in physiology - Mathematical Biology Seminar · February 2023 Invited Talk Brandeis University, virtual
Mathematical modeling of polymerization processes in physiology - Grad-Fac · January 2023 Lecture Department of Mathematics, Duke University
Modeling mechanisms of microtubule dynamics and polarity in neurons - Joint Mathematics Meeting · January 2023 Invited Talk American Mathematical Society, Boston MA
Towards understanding the effect of fibrinogen interactions on fibrin gel formation - 40th Southeastern-Atlantic Regional Conference on Differential Equations (SEARCDE) · November 2022 Lecture NC State University,
Mathematical modeling of polymerization processes in physiology - Applied Math Seminar · November 2022 Invited Talk Tulane University,
Mathematical modeling of polymerization processes in physiology - Applied Math Seminar · October 2022 Invited Talk Claremont Center for Mathematical Sciences, Harvey Mudd College
Towards a Mathematical Model of Platelet Aggregation and Fibrin Polymerization - SIAM Conference on the Life Sciencess · July 2022 Invited Talk
A mathematical model of platelet aggregation and fibrin polymerization - AWM Research Symposium · June 2022 Invited Talk
Kinetic polymerization models and the roles of fibrinogen in fibrin gel formation - UC Davis MathBio Seminar · October 2021 Invited Talk UC Davis,
Kinetic polymerization models and the roles of fibrinogen in fibrin gel formation - Duke Math Bio Seminar · September 2021 Invited Talk Duke University,
Kinetic polymerization models and the roles of fibrinogen in fibrin gel formation - SMB 2021 Annual Meeting · June 2021 Invited Talk Society of Mathematical Biology,
Kinetic Polymerization Models and the Roles of Fibrinogen in Fibrin Gel Formation - Math biology seminar · March 2021 Invited Talk University of British Columbia/University of Utah,
Modeling fibrin gel formation with fibrinogen interactions - SIAM Conference on the Life Sciences · June 2020 Invited Talk Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics,
Understanding the role of fibrinogen in fibrin gelation: Kinetic models of two monomer polymerization - AMS-AWM Session on Women in Mathematical Biology at JMM 2020 · January 2020 Invited Talk Joint Mathematics Meeting,

Outreach & Engaged Scholarship


Instructor - Duke Math Circles · August 2022 - May 2024 Community Outreach Duke Mathematics Department , Durham Central Park School for Children

Service to the Profession


Co-organizer - Minisymposium on Promoting children’s and women’s health with mathematical and computational approache · September 2023 Event/Organization Administration Association for Women in Mathematics Research Symposium, Clark Atlanta University
Co-organizer - Minisymposium on Recent Advances in Modeling Complex Systems and Multiscale Problems in Mathematical Biology · August 2023 Event/Organization Administration 10th International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Tokyo Japan
Co-organizer - Invited Paper Session on Recent Advances in Mathematical and Computational Biology, Highlighting Contributions from Undergraduate Researchers · August 2023 Event/Organization Administration MAA MathFest, Tampa FL
Judge - MAA Math Fest Undergraduate Poster Session · August 2023 Other MAA, Tampa FL
Assistant - Mathematics Research Communities · June 2023 Event/Organization Administration American Mathematical Society, Java Center NY
Co-organizer - Minisymposium on Promoting children’s and women’s health with mathematical and computational approache · September 2023 Event/Organization Administration Association for Women in Mathematics Research Symposium, Clark Atlanta University
Co-organizer - Minisymposium on Recent Advances in Modeling Complex Systems and Multiscale Problems in Mathematical Biology · August 2023 Event/Organization Administration 10th International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Tokyo Japan
Co-organizer - Invited Paper Session on Recent Advances in Mathematical and Computational Biology, Highlighting Contributions from Undergraduate Researchers · August 2023 Event/Organization Administration MAA MathFest, Tampa FL
Judge - MAA Math Fest Undergraduate Poster Session · August 2023 Other MAA, Tampa FL
Assistant - Mathematics Research Communities · June 2023 Event/Organization Administration American Mathematical Society, Java Center NY
Co-organizer - Minisymposia on Mathematical Modeling of Blood Clotting and Applications · July 2022 Event/Organization Administration SIAM Life Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA
Co-leader - Collaborative Workshop for Women in Mathematical Biology, Mathematical Approaches to Support Women’s Health · June 2022 Other IMA and United Healthcare,
Co-organizer - Minisymposia on Mathematical Modeling of Blood Clotting: From Surface-Mediated Coagulation to Fibrin Polymerization · June 13, 2021 - June 17, 2021 Event/Organization Administration SMB Annual Meeting,
Fellow - Project NExT · 2021 Professional Development Mathematical Association of America,

Service to Duke


Team Mentor . AWM Student Chapter · August 2022 - May 2024 Event Attendance Duke University, Durham NC
Tea Organizer . Faculty-Student Tea · August 2022 - April 2024 Event/Organization Administration Department of Mathematics, Duke University
Diversity and Inclusivity (Department) · August 2022 - May 2024 Committee Service Mathematics Department,
Co-organizer . Faculty-Student Math Series · February 2022 - March 2023 Event/Organization Administration Duke Office of Faculty Advancement, Duke University

Dr. Margaret Regan and I have ran several events through generous funding through the Duke Office of Faculty Advancement Seed Grant Program aimed at building bridges and building community between faculty and students.

SPIRE Faculty Mentor · August 2021 Other