Eric M. Laflamme


Assistant Professor of Mathematics

BA, Bucknell University; MPS, Cornell University; PhD, University of New Hampshire

Office: Hyde Hall 305
Phone: 603-535-2970

Spring office hours:
Monday 2:15pm – 3:00pm
Tuesday 1:00pm – 2:00pm
by appointment

About Professor Laflamme

Eric Laflamme earned his PhD in mathematics from UNH, a Masters degree in applied statistics from Cornell University, and a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Bucknell University. His research includes work on traffic operations, climate change impact, and extreme value theory.  Eric is passionate about applying statistics to solve real-world problems and teaching. 

Selected publications/presentations/exhibitions

  • Laflamme, E.M. and Ossenbruggen, P.J. (2017). Effect of time-of-day and day-of-the-week on congestion duration and breakdown: A case study at a bottleneck in Salem, NH. Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering, in press.
  • Laflamme, E.M., Linder, E., and Pan, Y. (2015). Statistical downscaling of regional climate model output to achieve projections of precipitation extremes.  Journal of Weather and Climate Extremes, Volume 12, pp. 15-23.
  • Ossenbruggen, P.J. and Laflamme, E.M. (2012). Time Series Analysis and Models of Freeway Performance.  Journal of Transportation Engineering, Volume 138, No. 8, pp. 1030-1050.
  • Ossenbruggen, P.J., Laflamme, E.M., and Linder, E. (2012). Congestion Probability and Traffic Volatility.  Transportation Research Record (TRR), Journal of the Transportation Research Board.  TRB Paper Number: 12-2029.
  • Contributor.  Statistics and Probability with Applications for Engineers and Scientists by Bhisham C. Gupta and Irwin Guttman, John Wiley & Sons.

Awards or recognition

  • Distinguished Mathematics Professor 2014-2015, PSU Math Association

Courses Taught

  • MA 2300     Statistics I
  • MA 2550     Calculus I
  • MA 3280     Regression Analysis
  • MA 3500     Probability & Statistics for Scientists


Contact Us

Mathematics Department

Hyde Hall
Room 301
Phone: (603) 535-2233
(Dawn Boynton, Administrative Assistant)
Fax: (603) 535-2943

Mailing Address
17 High Street
MSC 29
Plymouth, NH 03264