Department of Mathematics
 Search | Help | Login | pdf version | printable version

Math @ Duke





.......................

.......................


John A. Trangenstein, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics and Civil and Environmental Engineering

John A. Trangenstein

  • Adaptive mesh refinement for flow in porous media
  • Adaptive mesh refinement for reaction-diffusion problems

Contact Info:
Office Location:  024D Physics Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone:  (919) 660-2824
Email Address: send me a message
Web Page:  http://www.math.duke.edu/~johnt

Office Hours:

see http://www.math.duke.edu/~johnt
Education:

Ph.D.Cornell University1975
B.S.University of Chicago1972
Specialties:

Applied Math
Research Interests: Adaptive mesh refinement, Multigrid preconditioners

  • Adaptive mesh refinement for flow in porous media
  • Adaptive mesh refinement for reaction-diffusion problems
Keywords:

Approximation theory • Computational complexity • Equations of motion • Equations of state • Finite differences • Finite element method • Granular flow • Granular materials • Mass transfer • Mechanics • Oil wells • Plasticity • Solids

Current Ph.D. Students   (Former Students)

  • Matt Bowen  
Postdocs Mentored

  • Chisup Kim (2001/09-2003/05)  
  • Hwanho Kim (1999/09-1999/12)  
  • Zhuoxin Bi (1999/08-2002/07)  
  • Ilya Mishev (1996/09-1997/05)  
Recent Publications   (More Publications)

  1. A Trangenstein John, Second-order Godunov algorithm for two-dimensional solid mechanics, Computational Mechanics, vol. 13 no. 5 (January, 2013), pp. 343-359  [abs]
  2. G Subramanian, JA Trangenstein, S Mochizuki and EIC Shen, EFFICIENT FLUID BEHAVIOR COMPUTATIONS IN A SEQUENTIAL COMPOSITIONAL RESERVOIR SIMULATOR., Society of Petroleum Engineers of AIME, (Paper) SPE (January, 2013), pp. 321-327, San Antonio, TX, USA  [abs]
  3. JJ More and JA Trangenstein, On the global convergence of Broyden's method, Math. Comput. (USA), vol. 30 no. 135 (January, 2013), pp. 523-540  [abs]
  4. FX Garaizar and J Trangenstein, Adaptive mesh refinement and front-tracking for shear bands in an antiplane shear model, SIAM J. Sci. Comput. (USA), vol. 20 no. 2 (January, 2013), pp. 750-779 [S1064827597319271], [doi]  [abs]
  5. A Trangenstein John, MINIMIZATION OF GIBBS FREE ENERGY IN COMPOSITIONAL RESERVOIR SIMULATION., Society of Petroleum Engineers of AIME, (Paper) SPE (January, 2013), pp. 233-246, Dallas, TX, USA  [abs]

 

dept@math.duke.edu
ph: 919.660.2800
fax: 919.660.2821

Mathematics Department
Duke University, Box 90320
Durham, NC 27708-0320