Numerical Analysis research at Birmingham covers a wide range of areas and applications. These include numerical methods for partial differential equations, dynamical systems, numerical linear algebra, approximation theory, algorithms for large-scale problems etc. The applications of interest include problems in computational fluid dynamics, plasma dynamics and ecology, fuel cell modeling, topology optimization, financial modeling and biological fluid mechanics.
The research interests of the members of the group are given below.
Dr Daniel Loghin
Numerical linear Algebra, Iiterative methods for linear and nonlinear systems, finite element methods, computational fluid dynamics.
Dr Natalia Petrovskaya
Applied numerical analysis and computer simulation of complex physical and engineering problems. Expert in computational mathematics. The design and exploration of new numerical methods. Examples include computational plasma dynamics, computational aerodynamics and computational ecology.