Daniel Brake, PhD
Postdoctoral Research Scholar
Applied and Computational Mathematics and Statistics
University of Notre Dame


Hayes Healey 146
Notre Dame, IN 46556
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Fall semester 2016 I am teaching ACMS 20210 Scientific Computing at the University of Notre Dame.

Class will be held MWF 2-2:50pm, DeBartolo Hall 136. Tutorial sessions are Thursdays, 12:50-1:40 Hayes-Healey 231, and 2:00-2:50 Debartolo 201. The TA this semester is Alan Liddell.

Office hours are to be determined.

Syllabus is here. The new book is Programming, Principles and Practice Using C++.

Here is the previous syllabus

The Bertini workshop in May was a huge success! Thanks for coming!

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My current professional interests are mainly in:

  • Numerical algebraic geometry
  • Real algebraic geometry and tropical geometry
  • Numerical analysis
  • Visualization of data
  • Parallel programming
  • C++, Matlab and Python
  • Generation of data through computer programming and simulation
  • 3D printing

I would also love to work on computer and board game design!

Find my LinkedIn profile at www.linkedin.com/in/danielthebrake.

my curriculum vitae
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I do steampunk cosplay with my wife!
photo credit: April O'Hare Photography