
TsorngWhay Pan
Professor
Office:683 PGH
Office Hours: 12:30am1:30pm, MoTuWeTh, or by appointment (06/02/1407/08/14)
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 Fall, 2014:
 Math 2433: Cal III (MoWeFr:12PM1PM at SR1 117)
 Prerequisites: Math 1432. (Students who do not have the prerequisite should drop this course).
 Textbook: Salas, Hille and Etgen, Calculus: one and
several variables, 9th edition, Wiley. You have to buy an access code in order to view the textbook and etc. via the web page: CASA/CourseWare.
 Math 4364: Numerical Analysis (MoWe:4PM5:30PM at SEC 206)
 Math 2431 (Linear Algebra), Math 3331 (Differential Equations).
Ability to do computer assignments in FORTRAN, C, Matlab, Pascal, Mathematica or Maple.
 Textbook : Numerical Analysis (8th edition) by RL Burden and JD Faires.
 Reference textbook : Introduction to Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing by N. Nassif, D. K. Fayyad, Chapman and Hall/CRC, 2013.
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. Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Mathematics, Southern Methodist University, Dallas TX.
 Tong Wang, Ph.D., 2008. Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nanjing, China.
 Lingling Shi, Ph.D., May, 2013.
 Yao Yu, Ph.D., December, 2013. CGGVeritas (Compagnie Générale de GéophysiqueVeritas)
 My current Ph.D. students:
Xingting Niu,
Shihai Zhao,
ShangHuan Chiu.
Seminars and Conferences:
 Scientific computing seminar: Thursdays, 3:00 PM, 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.