Alejandro Ramirez

Alejandro Ramirez
Alejandro Ramirez
Area Head of Mathematics, Professor of Mathematics

Alejandro Ramírez is currently an Area Head of Mathematics and Professor of Mathematics at NYU Shanghai. Prior to joining NYU Shanghai, Ramírez held an appointment as Professor at the Universidad Católica de Chile. At the beginning of his career, he held positions at École Polytechnique, Palaiseau, and École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne. His research is centered in topics within probability theory. In particular, random walks, interacting particle systems and KPZ universality.



  • PhD, Mathematics
    New York University, 1996

Research Interests

  • Probability theory