Olya Mandelshtam

Department of Mathematics

Email: my first name (at) math.ucla.edu
Office: MS 5352

I am a UC President's Postdoctoral Fellow at the Department of Mathematics, UCLA. I am interested in Algebraic and Enumerative Combinatorics. I received my PhD from UC Berkeley in May 2016. Aside from math, I enjoy rock climbing, backpacking, and pottery.

Here is my cv.


O. Mandelshtam and X. Viennot. Rhombic alternative tableaux, assemblées of permutations, and the ASEP. In DMTCS Proceedings, 28th International Conference on Formal Power Series and Algebraic Combinatorics (FPSAC 2016). link, full paper soon to appear on arXiv.

S. Corteel, O. Mandelshtam, L. Williams. Combinatorics of the two-species ASEP and Koornwinder moments, arXiv.

O. Mandelshtam. Matrix ansatz and combinatorics of the k-species PASEP, arXiv.

O. Mandelshtam and X. Viennot. Tableaux combinatorics for the two-species PASEP, arXiv. To appear in JCTA.

O. Mandelshtam. Multi-Catalan Tableaux and the Two-Species TASEP, arXiv. To appear in Annales d'Institut Henri Poincaré D.

O. Mandelshtam. Tableaux combinatorics for two-species PASEP probabilities (extended abstract for the paper above). In DMTCS Proceedings, 27th International Conference on Formal Power Series and Algebraic Combinatorics (FPSAC 2015). link

O. Mandelshtam. LGV proof of a determinantal theorem for TASEP probabilities, arXiv.

O. Mandelshtam. A Determinantal Formula for Catalan Tableaux and TASEP Probabilities, Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series A (2015), pp. 120--141, arXiv


Combinatorics of the asymmetric simple exclusion process, May 2016.

Past and Future Talks

Past Teaching

I have been a GSI for the following courses at UC Berkeley.

Math 110 in Spring 2016
Math 1B in Spring 2014
Math 1B in Fall 2012
Math 1A in Fall 2011