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Education/Academic qualification

Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, PhD, Cornell University

… → 2006

Applied Physics, BS, California Institute of Technology

… → 2000

Research interests

  • Chimera states
  • Coupled oscillators
  • Mathematical geoscience
  • Nonlinear dynamics
  • Pattern formation
  • Physics of social systems
  • Synchronization

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oscillators Physics & Astronomy
Coupled Oscillators Mathematics
broken symmetry Physics & Astronomy
incoherence Physics & Astronomy
synchronism Physics & Astronomy
Theoretical Models Medicine & Life Sciences
Oscillation Mathematics
saddles Physics & Astronomy

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Grants 2010 2022

nonlinear wave
fluid dynamics
chaotic dynamics

(Participant Support)

Abrams, D. M.

National Science Foundation


Project: Research project

nonlinear wave
fluid dynamics
chaotic dynamics
Environmental engineering
Biomedical engineering
Mechanical engineering
Civil engineering
Numerical methods

Research Output 2003 2019

A coupled oscillator model for the origin of bimodality and multimodality

Johnson, J. D. & Abrams, D. M., Jul 1 2019, In : Chaos. 29, 7, 073120.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Coupled Oscillators
Normal distribution
Gaussian distribution

Modeling the origin of urban-output scaling laws

Yang, V. C., Papachristos, A. V. & Abrams, D. M., Sep 16 2019, In : Physical Review E. 100, 3, 032306.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scaling Laws
scaling laws

Next steps for modelling the evolution of ornamental signals

Clifton, S. M., Braun, R. I. & Abrams, D. M., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Animal Behaviour.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sexual selection
mathematical models

The tipping point: A mathematical model for the profit-driven abandonment of restaurant tipping

Clifton, S. M., Herbers, E., Chen, J. & Abrams, D. M., Feb 1 2018, In : Chaos. 28, 2, 023109.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mathematical models
Mathematical Model
Mathematical models

Understanding patterns and correlates of daily pain using the Sickle cell disease Mobile Application to Record Symptoms via Technology (SMART)

Jonassaint, C. R., Kang, C., Abrams, D. M., Li, J. J., Mao, J., Jia, Y., Long, Q., Sanger, M., Jonassaint, J. C., De Castro, L. & Shah, N., Oct 2018, In : British Journal of Haematology. 183, 2, p. 306-308 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
Mobile Applications
Medical Informatics
Sickle Cell Anemia