Computational  Modeling and Analysis 


Software (Reproducible Research) 
Particleclaw:
An exactly conservative particle method for scalar 1D conservation laws

StaRMAP:
An efficient method to solve spherical harmonics moment systems of radiative transfer

NeuroVISOR:
Realtime interactive virtual reality simulations of neuroscience signaling on complex neuron geometries

Past Collaborations  Active and Recent Collaborations 
Soroush Assari (Temple University)
Marco Berghoff (KIT)
Carlos CanudasdeWit (CNRS GIPSALab, Grenoble)
Yuche Chen (Univ. of South Carolina)
Prince Chidyagwai (Loyola University Maryland)
Miles Churchill (then UI UrbanaChampaign)
Shumo Cui (SUSTech)
Kurosh Darvish (Temple University)
Shimao Fan (then UI UrbanaChampaign)
Yossi Farjoun (then Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)
Morris R. Flynn (University of Alberta)
Nathaniel Hamilton (then Lipscomb University)
R'Mani Haulcy (then Yale University)
Michael Herty (RWTH Aachen University)
Aslan R. Kasimov (Skolkovo Institute)
Kerstin Küpper (then RWTH Aachen University)
Kaveh Laksari (University of Arizona)
Edward Larsen (University of Michigan)
Thibault Liard (Deusto University)
Stéphane Mollier (then Univ. Grenoble Alpes)
JeanChristophe Nave (McGill University)
Edgar Olbrant (then RWTH Aachen University)
Hannah Pohlmann (then Penn State University)
Anais Rat (then Rutgers University Camden)
Keya Sadeghipour (Temple University)
Florian Schneider (then TU Kaiserslautern)
Birte Schmidtmann (then RWTH Aachen University)
Julia Somers (then Temple University)
Manuel Torrilhon (RWTH Aachen University)

Alexandre Bayen (UC Berkeley)
Jocelyn E. Behm (Temple University)
Rahul Bhadani (University of Arizona)
Abhijit Biswas (Temple University)
Matt Bunting (University of Arizona)
Chungho Cheng (UC Davis)
Maria Laura Delle Monache (INRIA Grenoble)
Joshua Finkelstein (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
Giacomo Fiorin (Temple University & NIH)
Martin Frank (Karlsruhe Institute for Technology)
Derek Gloudemans (Vanderbilt University)
Niels GrønbechJensen (UC Davis)
George Gunter (Vanderbilt University)
Matthew R. Helmus (Temple University)
David I. Ketcheson (KAUST)
Roman Lysecky (University of Arizona)
Sean McQuade (Rutgers University Camden)
Benedetto Piccoli (Rutgers University Camden)
Rabie A. Ramadan (Temple University)
Rodolfo Ruben Rosales (MIT)
Najmeh Salehi (Temple University)
David Shirokoff (New Jersey Institute of Technology)
Jonathan Sprinkle (University of Arizona)
Raphael E. Stern (University of Minnesota)
Slobodan Vucetic (Temple University)
Zivjena Vucetic (Clinical Genomics)
Daniel B. Work (Vanderbilt University)
Fangyu Wu (UC Berkeley)
Dong Zhou (CalState Los Angeles)

Current Research Support 
 01/2022  12/2022,
US Department of Agriculture grant (APHIS),
Mathematical modeling of the spread of the Spotted Lanternfly to design optimal protocols and strategies for control
(CoPI, with PI Matthew Helmus and CoPI Jocelyn Behm)
 07/2021  06/2022,
PA Department of Agriculture grant,
Furthering computational approaches to model the Spotted Lanternfly invasion and economic impacts
(CoPI, with PI Matthew Helmus and CoPI Jocelyn Behm)
 08/2020  07/2023,
NSF
grant DMS2012271 (Computational Mathematics)
Collaborative Research: EulerBased TimeStepping with Optimal Stability and Accuracy for Partial Differential Equations
(PI, collaboration David Shirokoff, DMS2012268)
 07/2020  06/2023,
NSF
grant DMS1952878 (CDS&EMSS and CISE/OAC)
Flexible and Scalable Moment Method Simulations for Radiation Transport and Nuclear Medicine Applications
(PI)
 01/2020  12/2024,
US Department of Agriculture,
Specialty Crop Research Initiative multiinstitutional grant
Biology, management and reducing the impact of the Spotted Lanternfly on specialty crops in the Eastern USA
(CoPI for project, CoPI for Temple; led by Penn State; Temple collaborators: Matthew Helmus (PI), Jocelyn Behm (CoPI)
 01/2020  12/2022,
DOE
grant DEEE000887 (EERE, VTO)
CIRCLES: Congestion Impact Reduction via CAVintheloop Lagrangian Energy Smoothing
(CoPI for project, PI for Temple; collaboration with Alexandre Bayen (lead), Benedetto Piccoli, Jonathan Sprinkle, Daniel Work

Past Research Support 
 09/2020  08/2021,
US Department of Agriculture grant (PPQ FarmBill)
Mathematical Modeling Of Spotted Lanternfly Population Dynamics To Aide In Spread Prediction And Control Optimization
(CoPI, with PI Matthew Helmus and CoPI Jocelyn Behm)
 08/2017  07/2021,
NSF
grant DMS1719640 (Computational Mathematics)
Collaborative Research: Overcoming Order Reduction and Stability Restrictions in HighOrder TimeStepping
(PI, with CoPI Dong Zhou, and collaboration with
Rodolfo Ruben Rosales, DMS1719637,
David Shirokoff, DMS1719693)
 01/2020  12/2020,
US Department of Agriculture grant (APHIS),
Linking field biology and mathematical modeling to predict Spotted Lanternfly spread and optimal control
(CoPI, with PI Matthew Helmus and CoPI Jocelyn Behm)
 07/2019  09/2020,
PA Department of Agriculture grant,
Integrated approach to understand Spotted Lanternfly population dynamics
(CoPI, with PI Matthew Helmus and CoPI Jocelyn Behm)
 09/2018  06/2020,
PA Department of Agriculture grant,
Furthering computational approaches for modeling, predicting and controlling Spotted Lanternfly invasion and its economic impact
(CoPI, with PI Matthew Helmus and CoPI Jocelyn Behm)
 01/2018  12/2018,
PA Department of Agriculture grant,
An integrative approach to model, predict and control the spotted lanternfly invasion meltdown in Pennsylvania
(CoPI, with PI Matthew Helmus and CoPI Jocelyn Behm)
 01/2015  12/2018,
NSF
grant CNS1446690 (ITR CPS)
CPS: Synergy: Collaborative Research: Control of vehicular traffic flow via low density autonomous vehicles
(PI, collaboration with
Benedetto Piccoli, CNS1446715,
Jonathan Sprinkle, CNS1446435, and Daniel Work, CNS1446702)
 07/2013  06/2016,
NSF
grant DMS1318709 (Computational Mathematics)
Collaborative Research: Gradientaugmented level set methods and jet schemes
(PI, collaboration with Rodolfo Ruben Rosales,
DMS1318942)
 07/2013  06/2016,
NSF
grant DMS1318641 (Computational Mathematics)
A computational framework for atherosclerotic plaque growth simulations
(PI, with CoPI Sunnie Joshi)
 09/2011  08/2014,
NSF
grant DMS1115269 (Computational Mathematics)
Collaborative Research: Numerical approaches for incompressible viscous flows with high order accuracy up to the boundary
(PI, with CoPI Prince Chidyagwai, and collaboration with Rodolfo Ruben Rosales,
DMS1115278)
 09/2010  08/2013,
NSF
grant DMS1007899 (Applied Mathematics)
Collaborative Research: Phantom traffic jams, continuum modeling, and connections with detonation wave theory
(PI, collaboration with Rodolfo Ruben Rosales,
DMS1007967)
 07/2008  06/2013,
NSF
grant DMS0813648 (Computational Mathematics)
Capturing subgrid structures with level set methods
(CoPI, with PI Rodolfo Ruben Rosales and CoPI JeanChristophe Nave)

Conference and Seminar Organization 
2012present
Computational Research on Owlsnest (CROO) Symposium

2011present
Mid Atlantic Numerical Analysis Day

2009present
Temple University
Applied Mathematics and Scientific Computing Seminar

20092012
Temple University
Mathematics Colloquium

20082009
MIT seminar
Numerical Methods for
Partial Differential Equations
