Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing


Scientific Computing Seminar at 1:30 on Thursdays.                                       Numerical Analysis & Scientific Computing Pre-print Series
Faculty
Giles Auchmuty Giles Auchmuty (Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1970; List of publications)
Research Interests: Spectral analysis and approximation of elliptic boundary value problems and vector fields, Error estimation and convergence proofs, Optimization methods and algorithms.
Roland Glowinski Roland Glowinski (Ph.D., University Paris VI, 1970; List of publications)
Research Interests: Numerical solutions of PDEs from Mechanics and Physics, control of systems modeled by PDEs, constructive methods of calculus of variations and applications to Imaging, inverse problems.
Jiwen He Jiwen He (Ph.D., University Paris VI, 1994; List of publications from MathSciNet)
Research Interests: Numerical analysis, computational fluid dynamics, and control theory.
Ronald Hoppe Ronald Hoppe (Ph.D., University of Technology Berlin, 1979; List of publications)
Research Interests: Numerical solution of PDEs, Optimization with PDE constraints, Applications in material sciences and life sciences.
Yuri Kuznetsov Yuri Kuznetsov (Ph.D., Academy of Sciences of the USSR, 1969; List of publications from MathSciNet)
Research Interests: Numerical methods for convection-diffusion equations, Numerical methods for large-scale algebraic problems with sparse matrices, Applications in geosciences.
Andreas Mang Andreas Mang (Ph.D., University of Luebeck, 2013; List of publications)

Research Interests: Parallel scientific computing; inverse problems; numerical optimization; medical image computing.
Alexander Mamonov Alexander Mamonov (Ph.D., Rice University, 2010; List of publications)
Research Interests: Inverse problems with incomplete or partial data, Model reduction for forward and inverse PDE problems, Hybrid methods for tomography, Source identification problems, Image processing.
Maxim Olshanskii Maxim Olshanskii (Ph.D., Lomonosov Moscow State University, 1996; List of publications)
Research Interests: Numerical PDEs, numerical linear algebra, scientific computing.
Tsorng-Whay Pan Tsorng-Whay Pan (Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1990; List of publications)
Research Interests: Numerical methods for simulating liquid/particle interaction, Numerical methods for simulating blood/infected blood cell motion, fictitious domain/distributed Lagrange multiplier methods, computational fluid dynamics.
Annalisa Quaini Annalisa Quaini (Ph.D.,Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, 2008; List of publications)
Research Interests: Finite element method; computational fluid dynamics, hemodynamics; fluid-structure interaction.
Richard Sanders Richard Sanders (Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 1981; List of publications from MathSciNet)
Research Interests: Numerical solutions of partial differential equations, conservation laws.
Ilya Timofeyev Ilya Timofeyev (Ph.D.,Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1998; List of publications)
Research Interests: Stochastic parametrization of sub-grid scales in turbulent geophysical PDEs, finite-element methods for transport problems.

Post-doctoral associates
Yifan Wang Yifan Wang (Ph.D., Louisiana Tech University, 2014; Post-doctoral supervisors: Suncica Canic and Annalisa Quaini)
Research Interests: Computational fluid dynamics, smoothed-particle hydrodynamics.
Shang-Huan Chiu Shang-Huan Chiu (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2017; Post-doctoral supervisors: Roland Glowinski and Tsorng-Whay Pan)
Research Interests: Computational fluid dynamics, Particle interaction in Oldroyd-B fluids.
Vladimir Yushutin Vladimir Yushutin (Ph.D., Lomonosov Moscow State University, 2014, Post-doctoral supervisors: Maxim Olshanskii)
Research Interests: Numerical analysis, computational continuum mechanics, finite element methods for surface PDE's..

Graduate students

 


 


 


Alumni since 2012:
Evgeny Kikinzon Evgeny Kikinzon (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2011; Post-doctoral supervisor: Yuri Kuznetsov)
Research Interests: Computational mathematics.
Tao Xiong Tao Xiong (Ph.D., University of Science and Technology of China, 2012; Post-doctoral supervisor: Jingmei Qiu)
Research Interests: Numerical analysis and scientific computing.
Aixia Guo Aixia Guo (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2017; Ph.D. advisor: Jiwen He and Tsorng-Whay Pan)
Shang-Huan Chiu Shang-Huan Chiu (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2017; Ph.D. advisor: Tsorng-Whay Pan)
Research Interests: Computational fluid dynamics, Particle interaction in Oldroyd-B fluids.
Akshay Agrawal Akshay Agrawal (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2016; Ph.D. advisor: Ronald W. Hoppe)
Wanli Cheng (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2017; Ph.D. advisor: Maxim Olshanskii)
Rahul Kumar Rahul Kumar (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2016; Ph.D. advisor: Ronald W. Hoppe)
Dina Alsheikh Dina Alsheikh (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2016; Ph.D. advisor: Ronald W. Hoppe)
Zhuo Liu Zhuo Liu (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2015; Ph.D. advisor: Yuri A. Kuznetsov).
Pei Yang Pei Yang (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2015; Ph.D. advisor: Jingmei Qiu).
Wei Guo Wei Guo (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2014; Ph.D. advisor: Jingmei Qiu).
Ilija Jegdic Ilija Jegdic (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2014; Ph.D. advisor: Richard Sanders).
Sibusiso Mabuza Sibusiso Mabuza (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2014; Ph.D. advisor: Suncica Canic).
Trung Nguyen Trung Nguyen (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2014; Ph.D. advisor: Jiwen He).
Xiting Niu Xiting Niu (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2014; Ph.D. advisors: Tsorng-Whay Pan and Roland Glowinski).
Jielin Xu Jielin Xu (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2014; Ph.D. advisor: Yuri A. Kuznetsov).
Lan Zhang Lan Zhang (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2014; Ph.D. advisor: Suncica Canic).
Shihai Zhao Shihai Zhao (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2014; Ph.D. advisor: Tsorng-Whay Pan).
Zhiheng Liu Zhiheng Liu (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2013; Ph.D. advisor: Ronald W. Hoppe).
Yue Qin Yue Qin (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2013; Ph.D. advisors: Jiwen He and Robert Azencott).
Lingling Shi Lingling Shi (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2013; Ph.D. advisors: Tsorng-Whay Pan and Roland Glowinski).
Yao Yu Yao Yu (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2013; Ph.D. advisor: Tsorng-Whay Pan).
Martina Bukac Martina Bukac (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2012; Ph.D. advisor: Suncica Canic)
Kidist Zeleke Kidist Zeleke (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2012; Ph.D. advisor: Ronald W. Hoppe)
 (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2011; Ph.D. advisor: ) Unfinished Task
 (Ph.D., University of Houston, 2011; Ph.D. advisor: ) Unfinished Task