Daniel Oliveira da Silva, PhD

Department: Mathematics
Position: Assistant professor
Office: 7.222
Phone: +7 (7172) 706598


Daniel joined Nazarbayev University as an assistant professor in 2015.  He finished his PhD in 2012 at the University of Rochester.  After finishing his PhD, he spent three years as a postdoctoral fellow at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim, Norway.  His research is primarily in nonlinear partial differential equations and harmonic analysis and applications to problems in physics and mathematical finance.


1. A result on a Dirac-type equation in spaces of analytic functions. Analysis (Berlin) 37 (2017), no. 2, 69–75.
2. Lower bounds on the radius of spatial analyticity for the KdV equation. Ann. Henri Poincaré 18 (2017), no. 3, 1009–1023. (with Sigmund Selberg)
3. Continuity of generalized wave maps on the sphere. Differential Integral Equations 29 (2016), no. 3-4, 309–320.
4. A remark on unconditional uniqueness in the Chern-Simons-Higgs model. Differential Integral Equations 28 (2015), no. 3-4, 333–346. (with Sigmund Selberg)

5. On the regularity of the 2+1 dimensional equivariant Skyrme model. Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 141 (2013), no. 6, 2105–2115.