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Joris Bierkens

  • PhD
  • Assistant Professor
  • Delft University of Technology Faculty of Electrical Engineering Mathematics and Computer Science
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Recent publications

  • High-dimensional scaling limits of piecewise deterministic sampling algorithms

    • Bierkens J
    • Kamatani K
    • Roberts G
  • Stochastic Optimal Control as Non-equilibrium Statistical Mechanics: Calculus of Variations over Density and Current

    • Chernyak V
    • Chertkov M
    • Bierkens J
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Assistant Professor

Technische Universiteit Delft Faculteit Elektrotechniek Wiskunde en Informatica

October 2016 - Present

CRiSM Research Fellow

Department of Statistics, University of Warwick

October 2014 - September 2016(2 years)

Postdoctoral researcher

Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen

July 2011 - October 2014(3 years)

Software developer


February 2011 - July 2011(5 months)


Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica

September 2009 - August 2010(a year)

PhD candidate

Mathematisch Instituut, Universiteit Leiden

December 2005 - September 2009(4 years)


Master of Advanced Study (Part III of the Mathematical Tripos)

University of Cambridge

September 2004 - June 2005(9 months)

MSc Applied Mathematics

Technische Universiteit Eindhoven - Eindhoven Technical University

September 1997 - June 2004(7 years)

Research interests

Stochastic ProcessesMarkov Chain Monte Carlo

Co-authors (16)