
TsorngWhay Pan
Professor
Office:683 PGH
Office Hours: 1PM2PM MW, or by appointment (01/20/1505/14/15)
Phone: (713) 7433448 ; Fax: (713) 7433505
Email: pan@math.uh.edu

Research:
 Research interests: Fluid/particle interaction, Blood cell motion in microchannel, Computational fluid dynamics, Scientific Computing, Numerical Analysis.
 Research funding.
 Animation of simulation results of particulate flow and blood cell motion.
We gratefully acknowledge the support of the NSF.
Teaching
The Courses I teach in Spring, 2015:
 Math 4365: Numerical Analysis (MoWe:4PM5:30PM at AH 202)
 Either Math 2431 (Linear Algebra) and Math 3331 (Differential Equations) or Math 3321 (Engineering Mathematics).
 Ability to do computer assignments in FORTRAN, C, Matlab, Pascal, Mathematica or Maple.
 Textbook : Numerical Analysis (8th edition) by RL Burden and JD Faires.
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The Courses I teach in Summer 2, 2015:
The Courses I teach in Fall, 2015:
 Math 4364: Intro to Numerical Analysis in Scientific Computing (MoWe:4PM5:30PM at AH 16)
(It is an one semester course since Fall 2015 and a good choice for satisfying the Math minor requirement.)
 Prerequisites:
 Either Math 3331 (Differential Equations) or Math 3321 (Engineering Mathematics).
 Ability to do computer assignments in one of FORTRAN, C, Matlab, Pascal, Mathematica, and Maple or consent of instructor.
 Textbook : Numerical Analysis (9th edition) by RL Burden and JD Faires.
 Math 2433: Calculus III (MWF 12PM1PM at SR 117)
 Prerequisites: Math 1432. (Students who do not have the prerequisite should drop this course).
My Ph.D. Students (I have also supervised many M.S. students):
 The following is a list of students who completed Ph. D. under my direction and their current, or last known, positions. Any updates, or corrections, will be appreciated.
 Jian Hao, Ph.D., 2007. University of TexasArlington, Arlington, Texas.
 Tong Wang, Ph.D., 2008. Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nanjing, China.
 Lingling Shi, Ph.D., 2013. Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Mathematics, University of Houston.
 Yao Yu, Ph.D., 2013. CGG (Compagnie Générale de Géophysique).
 Xingting Niu, Ph.D., 2014.
 Shihai Zhao, Ph.D., 2014.
 My current Ph.D. students: ShangHuan Chiu, Aixia Guo.
Seminars and Conferences:
 Scientific computing seminar: Thursdays, 1:30PM 2:30PM, Room 646 PGH.
 April 15 and 16, 2011: Workshop on Advances in Numerical Analysis
and Scientific Computing on Occasion of the 60th Anniversary of Ronald H.W. Hoppe

July 9  12, 2008: International conference on modeling and simulation, Xi'an Jiaotong University,Xi'an, Shaanxi, China.

March 9 and 10, 2007: France  USA Conference on
Applied and Numerical PDEs at 232 PGH, University of Houston.

March 2 and 3, 2007: 2007 Texas Finite Element Rodeo
at 232 PGH, University of Houston.