Office Location: | 222 Physics Bldg |

Office Phone: | (919) 660-2878 |

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Web Page: | http://www.math.duke.edu/~rlevy/ |

**Education:**PhD North Carolina State University 2005 MA University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1996 BA Oberlin College 1989 HS North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics 1985

**Research Interests:***Marangoni and gravity driven thin liquid films*

**Recent Publications**- R. Levy with I. Ipsen, D. Finkel, C. Kuster, M. Lasater, and J. Reese,
*Communicating Applied Mathematics: Four Examples*, SIAM Review, vol. 48 no. 2 (2006), pp. 359-389 - R. Levy and M. Shearer,
*“The Motion of a Thin Film Driven by Surfactant and Gravity”*, SIAM Journal of Applied Mathematics, vol. 66 no. 5 (2006), pp. 1588-1609 - R. Levy, P. Taylor, M. Shearer,
*Automated Review of Prerequisite Material for Intermediate-level Undergraduate Mathematics*, PRIMUS (Accepted, 2006) - T. Witelski, M. Shearer and R. Levy,
*Growing Surfactant Waves in Thin Liquid Films Driven by Gravity*, AMRX (Accepted, 2006) - R. Levy and M. Shearer,
*Kinetics and Nucleation for Driven Thin Film Flow*, Physica D, vol. 209 no. 1-4 (2005), pp. 145-163

- R. Levy with I. Ipsen, D. Finkel, C. Kuster, M. Lasater, and J. Reese,

**Conferences Organized**- Co-organized Thin Films Minisymposium, December 2005