# ๐ Hello there!

**About Me:**

๐ฆ Name:

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ฐ๏ธ First Name: Hong Kiat,

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ฑ๏ธ Last Name: Tan,

ย ย ย ย ย ย ๐ Listed Name: **Hong Kiat Tan**.

ย ย ย ย ย ย ๐ต โDrinks/USโ Name: Max.

ย ย ย ย ย ย ๐จโ๐จโ๐ฆโ๐ฆ Pronouns: He/Him/His.

๐จโ๐ Iโm a third-year applied math graduate student at UCLA.

๐ I did my undergraduate studies at the National University of Singapore majoring/minoring in:

ย ย ย ย ย ย ๐ Primary Major: Applied Mathematics,

ย ย ย ย ย ย ๐ Secondary Major: Physics,

ย ย ย ย ย ย ๐ Minor: Statistics.

**(Potential) Research Interests:**

โพ๏ธ Partial Differential Equations (PDEs):

- Analysis and Numerical Methods for PDEs and Systems of Hyperbolic Conservation Laws,
- Applications of Systems of Hyperbolic Conservation Laws and Hyperbolic Balance Laws to Fluid Dynamics and Traffic Flow Networks,
- Finite-time Singularities arising from PDEs,
- Mathematical General Relativity (on the Weak Cosmic Censorship Conjecture).

๐ Statistics and Machine Learning:

- Approximation Theory in Machine Learning,
- Physics-Informed Machine Learning and Learning Hidden Systems of Conservation Laws.

**CV:**

๐ You can access my CV **here.**

**Teaching:**

๐จโ๐ซ Currently Teaching:

- (Spring 24.) Teaching Assistant for Math 174E: Mathematics of Finance for Mathematics/Economics Students.

๐งโ๐ป Teaching Experiences:

- You can access them
**here.**

๐งโ๐ Tutoring:

- Iโm up for tutoring students for undergraduate Math (and related disciplines) classes at UCLA. Contact me via my UCLA email for more information.

**Contact Me:**

๐ฉ maxtanhk@math.ucla.edu

๐ข MS6161