For Prospective PhD (and MSc) Students

Topics. New concepts, theory, simulations or experiments about various applications of fluctuations and noise, including:
Requirements for PhD include (in addition to the successful course work and passing the qualifier exam) :

Duration statistics: with research starting after course work and qualifier are completed, the last three
PhD students (period of 2013-2016) defended within 2-3 years of starting the research.
(Note, this speed assumes high motivation with focused, efficient research and writing).