About

I am an Associate Professor at Department of Mathematics, University of Virginia. I got my PhD in 2010 in Moscow with Grigori Olshanski, and in 2011-2014 I was a postdoc at Northeastern University.

Research interests • (papers) • (CV)

Integrable probability, KPZ universality, interacting particle systems, six vertex model, Yang-Baxter equation, stochastic vertex models, Bethe ansatz, Macdonald processes, random tilings, symmetric functions, algebraic combinatorics
Focused Research Group in Integrable Probability supported by the NSF grant 1664617 and companion grants 1664531, 1664619, 1664650

Teaching • (all)

In Fall 2019 I teach the graduate course MATH 8380 Random Matrices. Meeting times: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30-10:45am, in Kerchof Hall 128. Course webpage.

Recent news and links • (Events) • (Blog)

My Picture at MIT Random tiling

Office

209 Kerchof Hall
  no. 22 on the Grounds Map
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Mailing Address

Leonid Petrov
Department of Mathematics
University of Virginia
141 Cabell Drive, Kerchof Hall
P.O. Box 400137
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4137