Math @ Duke

Rachel Levy, Research Associate
Please note: Rachel has left the Mathematics department at Duke University; some info here might not be up to date.  Contact Info:
 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
(More 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. 359389
 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. 15881609
 R. Levy, P. Taylor, M. Shearer, Automated Review of Prerequisite Material for Intermediatelevel 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. 14
(2005),
pp. 145163
 Conferences Organized
 Coorganized Thin Films Minisymposium, December 2005


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