Daniel Rey

  • Program Years: 2013-2017
  • Academic Institution: University of California, San Diego
  • Field of Study: Biophysics
  • Academic Advisor: Henry Abarbanel
  • Practicum(s):
    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (2014)
  • Degree(s):
    B.S. Engineering Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008

Current Status

  • Research Area: Biophysics


1. Abarbanel, Henry D.I., Eve Armstrong, Daniel Breen, Nirag Kadakia, Daniel Rey, Sasha Sherman, and Daniel Margoliash. "A Unifying View of Synchronization for Data Assimilation in Complex Nonlinear Networks." Chaos (2017 Under Review).

2. Kadakia, Nirag, Daniel Rey, Jingxin Ye, and Henry DI Abarbanel. "Symplectic structure of statistical variational data assimilation." Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society. (2017).

3. An, Zhe, Daniel Rey, Jingxin Ye, and Henry DI Abarbanel. "Estimating the state of a Geophysical System with Sparse Observations: Time Delay Methods to Achieve Accurate Initial States for Prediction." Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics (2017).

4. Ye, Jingxin, Daniel Rey, Nirag Kadakia, Michael Eldridge, Uriel I. Morone, Paul Rozdeba, Henry DI Abarbanel, and John C. Quinn. "Systematic variational method for statistical nonlinear state and parameter estimation." Physical Review E 92, no. 5 (2015).

5. Schumann-Bischoff, Jan, Ulrich Parlitz, Henry DI Abarbanel, Mark Kostuk, Daniel Rey, Michael Eldridge, and Stefan Luther. "Basin structure of optimization based state and parameter estimation." Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science 25, no. 5 (2015).

6. Rey, Daniel, Michael Eldridge, Mark Kostuk, Henry DI Abarbanel, Jan Schumann-Bischoff, and Ulrich Parlitz. "Accurate state and parameter estimation in nonlinear systems with sparse observations." Physics Letters A 378, no. 11 (2014): 869-873.

7. Rey, Daniel, Michael Eldridge, Uriel Morone, Henry DI Abarbanel, Ulrich Parlitz, and Jan Schumann-Bischoff. "Using waveform information in nonlinear data assimilation." Physical Review E 90, no. 6 (2014).


Graduated with high honors, Univ. of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, May 2008

Deans List, Univ. of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2004-2008

Edmund James Scholar, Univ. of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2004-2005