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Curriculum Vitae

Anita T. Layton

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Box 90320, Durham, NC 27708-0320 (919) 660-6971 (office)
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Education

Ph.D.University of Toronto (Canada)2001
M.S.University of Toronto (Canada)1996
B.S.Duke University1994
B.A.Duke University1994
Areas of Research

Mathematical physiology; Multiscale numerical methods; Numerical methods for immersed boundary problems.

Areas of Interest

Mathematical physiology
Scientific computing
Multiscale numerical methods
Fluid-structure interactions

Commercial Experience / Industrial Expertise

VR-1 Canada: Computer Network Consultant, Summer 2000.
Systemware Consulting Inc.: Computer Consultant, 1994-1995. Clients included Toronto Stock Exchange and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC).

Professional Experience / Employment History

Duke University
Robert R. and Katherine B. Penn Professor, Mathematics, July 01, 2015 - June 30, 2018
Professor, Mathematics, July 01, 2015 - present
Robert R. and Katherine B. Penn Associate Professor, Mathematics, July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2015
Associate Professor, Mathematics, July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2015
Assistant Professor, Mathematics, July 01, 2007 - June 30, 2012
Assistant Research Professor, Mathematics, July 01, 2004 - June 30, 2007
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Mathematics, January 01, 2002 - June 30, 2004
National Center for Atmospheric Research
Postdoctoral fellow, February 01, 2001 - December 31, 2001
Awards, Honors, and Distinctions

Bass Fellow, Duke University, July, 2013
ADVANCE fellow, 2004
Selected Grant Support

  • Mathematical Model of Vascular and Tubular Transport in the Rat Outer Medulla, National Institutes of Health.      
  • Modeling Fluid Dynamics and Solute Transport in the Kidney, National Science Foundation.      
  • Mathematical Model of Vascular and Tubular Transport in the Rat Outer Medulla, National Institutes of Health.      
  • A Conference on Applications of Analysis to Mathematical Biology, National Science Foundation.      
  • Conferece on Applications of Analysis to Mathematical Biology, Arts and Sciences Committee on Faculty Research.      
  • NSF Graduate Support Supplement, National Science Foundation, DMS-0539136.      
  • Arts and Sciences Committee on Faculty Research.      
  • NSF ADVANCE Fellows Award: Mathematical modeling of renal physiology, National Science Foundation.      
Professional Service

A&S Council
ECASC liaison & ex-officio as A&S council chair, Imagining the Duke Curriculum Committee, August 1, 2015 - present  
Women in STEM Steering Committee, July 1, 2015 - present  
A&S faculty council chair, May 15, 2015 - present  
ECASC liaison, Arts & Sciences Faculty Assessment Committee, August 1, 2015 - July 31, 2017  
University Committee
Associate Chair of Bass Society of Fellows, 2014 - present  
Co-chair of Senior Women in Science, 2014 - present  
Academic Programs Committee, August 01, 2014 - July 30, 2017  
Imagining the Duke Curriculum Committee, August 01, 2014 - July 30, 2017  
Arts & Sciences Faculty Assessment Committee, September 01, 2013 - August 31, 2015  
Dept Committee
Applied ARP selection committee, December 01, 2014 - February 1, 2015  
Papers Refereed
Deputy Editor of American Journal of Physiology Renal Physiology, April 15, 2014 - June 30, 2016  
Associated Editor of American Journal of Physiology Renal Physiology, Associated Editor of American Journal of Physiology Renal Physiology. July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2016, July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2016  
Math Community Services
Committee member on the Research Networks Committee, September 1, 2015 - present  
Organizer, Organized the "Research Collaboration Workshop for Women in Mathematical Biology" at NIMBioS, January 1, 2015 - June 25, 2015  
Dept Services
Associate Director of Mathematical Biology program, supported by five-year NSF Research Training Grant, July 1, 2010 - June 30, 2013  
Other
Director of Bass Connections Team, January, 2013 - May, 2016  
Mentor for Path to Independence Program, December 2013  
FINvite, December 2013  
Selected Recent Invited Talks

Unraveling Kidney Physiology, Pathophysiology and Therapeutics: A Modeling Approach, BME, Duke, November 3, 2015  
Modeling renal hemodynamics and oxygenation: Pathway to kidney injuries, Computational Biofluids in Physiology, University of Utah, May 14, 2015  
Nitric Oxide and Superoxide Significantly Affect Medullary Oxygenation and Urinary Output, Experimental Biology, March 29, 2015  
Mathematical modeling of renal hemodynamics: Feedback dynamics and coupled oscillators, Invited address at AMS Fall Sectional Meeting at Tulane University, New Orleans, October 13, 2012  
Toward a better understanding of the mammalian urine concentrating mechanism, ADVANCE Junior Scientist Lecture Series, University of Arizona, January 29, 2010  
Doctoral Theses Directed

Yi Li, Numerical methods for simulating fluid motion driven by immersed interfaces, (September 1, 2008 - December 7, 2012)  
Professional Affiliations

American Physiological Society (APS)
Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM)
Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
Society of Mathematical Biology (SMB)

Publications (listed separately)

Last modified: 2017/11/20

 

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