Abigail Poteshman

  • Program Year: 2
  • Academic Institution: University of Chicago
  • Field of Study: Computational and Applied Mathematics
  • Academic Advisor: Giulia Galli
  • Practicum(s): Practicum Not Yet Completed
  • Degree(s):
    B.A. Physics and Mathematics, University of Pennsylvania, 2020


AN Poteshman, M Ouellet, LC Bassett, & DS Bassett. Network structure and dynamics of effective models of non-equilibrium quantum transport. arXiv:2101.04565.

AJ Hanrahan, BE Sylvester, MT Chang, A Elzein, J Gao, W Han, Y Liu, SP Gao, AM Jones, A Ahmad, MH Nissan, C Nimura, AN Poteshman, Z Yao, Y Gao, HC Wise, W Hu, EI Gavrila, A Gorelick, D Xu, S Tiwari, A Viale, O Abdel-Wahab, T Merghoub, MF Berger, N Rosen, BS Taylor, & DB Solit. Leveraging systematic functional analysis to benchmark an in silico framework to identify driver versus passenger MEK mutants in cancer. Cancer Research, 80(19):4233-4243, 2020.

AN Poteshman, L Papadopoulos, E Tang, DS Bassett, & LC Bassett. (2019) Network architecture of energy landscapes in mesoscopic quantum systems. New Journal of Physics, 21(12):123049, 2019.


University of Chicago McCormick Fellowship, 2020
Rose Undergraduate Research Award, 2020
William E. Stephens Memorial Prize, 2020
NSF GRFP Honorable Mention, 2020
Goldwater Scholar, 2019
Phi Beta Kappa, 2019
University Scholar, 2018
Benjamin Franklin Scholar, 2016
Dean's List, University of Pennsylvania, 2016-2019