Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto

Research (2008 - 2011) was supported by NSERC, MACSI , Dr. Walter Craig ,
Dr. Almut Burchard, Dr. Robert Jerrard and Dr. Mary Pugh.

Current research (2011 - 2012) is supported by Dr. Robert McCann , Dr. Almut Burchard and Dr. Konstantin Khanin.

  • Surfactant driven thin film flows and biomedical applications.
  • PDE Analysis: thin film equations, stability problems in fluid dynamics.
  • Numerical Analysis: scientific computations in PDEs.
  • Applied Operator Theory: spectral theory of non-selfadjoint operators.
  • Sturm-Liouville problems with spectral parameter dependent boundary conditions.

    New !   Workshop on Surfactant Driven Thin Film Flows (Fields, 22-24 Feb. 2012).

    New !   Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and Applications (CMS, 10-12 Dec. 2012).
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    "God, give us grace to accept with serenity the things that cannot be changed, courage to change the things that can be changed, and the wisdom to distinguish one from the other"

    Reinhold Niebuhr

    Numerical PDE and Evolution Equations Working Group