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Department of Mathematics
phone: (208) 885-6742
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300 Brink Hall

Mailing Address
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 1103
Moscow, ID 83844-1103

Chris Remien

Chris Remien, Ph.D.

Office: Brink 420
Phone: 208-885-5901
Email: cremien@uidaho.edu
Mailing Address: 875 Perimeter Drive, MS 1103
Department of Mathematics
Moscow, ID 83844-1103

Department of Mathematics
Assistant Professor

  • Research/Focus Areas
    • Mathematical biology, developing and applying mathematical techniques to answer important biological questions.
  • Biography
    • BA St. Olaf College
    • MSc University of Utah
    • PhD University of Utah
    • Postdoctoral Fellow at the National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis
  • Selected Publications
    • Sussman NL, Remien CH, Kanwal F. The End of Hepatitis C. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 12: 533-536. 2014. 
    • Remien CH, Adler FR, Chesson LA, Valenzuela LO, Ehleringer JR, Cerling TE. Deconvolution of Isotope Signals from Bundles of Multiple Hairs. Oecologia. 175: 781-789. 2014.
    • Remien CH, Sussman NL, Adler FR. Mathematical Modelling of Chronic Acetaminophen Metabolism and Liver Injury. Mathematical Medicine and Biology. 2013; doi: 10.1093/imammb/dqt010 
    • O'Grady SP, Valenzuela LO, Remien CH, Enright LE, Jorgensen M, Kaplan J, Wagner J, Cerling TE, Ehleringer JR. Hydrogen and Oxygen Isotope Ratios in Body Water and Hair: Modeling Isotope Dynamics in Non-Human Primates. American Journal of Primatology. 74: 651-660. 2012. 
    • Remien CH, Adler FR, Waddoups L, Box TD, Sussman NL. Reply to Drs. Craig and Simpson and Drs. Mullins and Schwartz Hepatology. 56: 2428-2429. 2012. 
    • Remien CH, Adler FR, Waddoups L, Box TD, Sussman NL. Mathematical Modeling of Liver Injury After Acetaminophen Overdose: Early Discrimination Between Survival and Death. Hepatology. 56: 727-734. 2012. 
    • Cerling TE, Wynn JG, Andanje SA, Bird MI, Korir DK, Levin NE, Mace WD, Macharia AN, Quade J, Remien CH. Woody Cover and Hominin Environments in the past 6 Million Years. Nature. 476: 51-56. 2011. 
    • O'Grady SP, Wende AR, Remien CH, Valenzuela LO, Enright LE, Chesson LA, Abel ED, Cerling TE, Ehleringer JR, Aberrant Water Homeostasis Detected by Stable Isotope Analysis. PLoS One. 5(7). 2010. 
    • Cerling TE, Wittemyer G, Ehleringer JR, Remien CH, Douglas-Hamilton I. History of Animals Using Isotope Records (HAIR): A 6-year Dietary History of one Family of African Elephants. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (USA). 106: 8093-8100. 2009.