Raoul Normand

Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Raoul Normand
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Raoul Normand is Visiting Assistant Professor at NYU Shanghai. Prior to joining NYU Shanghai, he was a postdoctoral fellow at the Academia Sinica in Taipei and at the University of Toronto. He holds a PhD from University Paris 6.
Professor Normand’s research interests are coagulation processes, random matrices, and Monte Carlo methods. His work has appeared in Stochastic Processes and Applications, Electronic Journal of Probability and Annales de l'Institut Henri Poincaré, among others.

Recent Publications

M. Merle, R. Normand. Self-organized criticality in a discrete model for Smoluchowski's equation with limited aggregations. (ArXiv: http://arxiv.org/abs/1509.00934)

C.-R. Hwang, R. Normand, S.-J. Wu. Variance reduction for diffusions. Stochastic Process. Appl., vol. 125, no. 9 (2015), 3522--3540. (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S030441491500085X) (ArXiv: http://arxiv.org/abs/1406.4657)

R. Normand, B. Virág. Random walks veering left. Electron. J. Probab, vol. 28, no. 89 (2013). (http://ejp.ejpecp.org/article/view/2523) (ArXiv: https://arxiv.org/abs/1212.6090)


  • Ph.D., Mathematics, University Paris 6, 2011
  • M.Sc., Mathematics, University Rennes 1, 2008
  • ​B.Sc., Mathematics; B.Sc., Physics, University Rennes 1, 2007


  • English
  • French
  • Chinese (learning)