• Home
  • Alexander “Alex” Fulk

Alexander “Alex” Fulk

Doctoral aspirant
Primary office:
EEB - Haworth Hall


Summary

Advisors: Folashade Agusto and Weizhang Huang
Research Interests: Computational Mathematics, Epidemiology, Modelling
Hometown: Raytown, Missouri

Education

  • B.S. in Mathematics, University of Kansas

Publications    

  • 2021: Using Google Health Trends to investigate COVID-19 incidence in Africa. Alexander Fulk, Daniel Romero-Alvarez, Qays Abu-Saymeh, Jarron M. Saint Onge, A. Townsend Peterson, Folashade B. Agusto. Work in Progress
  • 2020: Impact of public sentiments on the transmission of COVID-19 across a geographical gradient. Folashade B. Agusto, Eric Numfor, Srinivasan Karthik, Enahoro Iboi, Alexander Fulk, Jarron M. Saint Onge, A. Townsend Peterson. Submitted to PeerJ
  • 2020: To isolate or not to isolate: The impact of changing behavior on COVID-19 transmission. Folashade B. Agusto, Igor V. Erovenko, Alexander Fulk, Qays Abu-Saymeh, Daniel Romero-Alvarez, Joan Ponce, Suzanne Sindi, Omayra Ortega, Jarron M. Saint Onge, A. Townsend Peterson. Submitted to BioMed Central Public Health

Presentations

  • 2021: National Science Foundation (NSF) Student Conference on COVID-19 Modelling (virtual) – I, along with Qays Abu-Saymeh, presented research on ‘Using Google Health Trends (GHT) to investigate COVID-19 incidence in Africa.’
  • 2020: University of North Carolina at Greensboro Regional Mathematics and Statistics Conference (UNC-RMSC) (virtual) – I presented a Lyme disease model with spatial dependence and variable diffusion coefficients.
  • 2020: University of Kansas Undergraduate Research Symposium (virtual) – I presented a Lyme disease model with spatial dependence and variable diffusion coefficients.
  • 2019: Fulk, Alex, Huang, Weizhang, and Gavosto, Estela. Numerical Study of Disease Epidemic Models with Diffusion. KU-Haskell Research Symposium (poster presentation).
  • 2017: Fulk, Alex, and Siebert, Kitzeln. Cantor’s Diagonalization Argument. Johnson County Community College Honors Symposium (poster presentation).

KU-calendar-full event list: EEB Seminars
Facebook
 
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times
KU Today