James Bremer

A photo of professor James Bremer.
Department Chair
Telephone number
416.287.7201 or 416.208.2678
Building IC 448

James Bremer is a numerical analyst. His research interests include the solution of the Helmholtz equation in the high-frequency regime, integral equation methods for elliptic partial differential equations, special functions and quadrature.

James graduated from the University of Maryland in 2001 with B.S. degrees in Mathematics and Computer Science. He received his Ph.D. in mathematics from Yale University in 2007, under the direction of R.R. Coifman. From 2007 to 2021, he was a faculty member in the Department of Mathematics at the University of California, Davis. In 2012, James was awarded an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship.



B.S. Mathematics and B.S. Computer Science (University of Maryland); Ph.D. Mathematics (Yale)

Research Interests

Numerical analysis, acoustic and electromagnetic scattering problems, integral equation methods, special functions, quadrature.

Awards and Grants

J. Tinsley Oden Fellowship, 2019

University of California, Davis Chancellor's Fellowship, 2017

Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship, 2012