A&S ACADEMIC PERSONNEL CURRICULUM VITAE
NAME Victor Eralingga Ginting
ADDRESS
310 Ross Hall Phone: (307) 766-4018
Department of Mathematics & Statistics Web: http://www.uwyo.edu/vginting
University of Wyoming Email: vginting@uwyo.edu
Laramie, WY 82071
EDUCATION
2004 Ph.D., Mathematics, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Title of Ph.D. Thesis: Computational Upscaled Modeling Utilizing Finite
Volume Method in Heterogeneous Porous Media Flow
1998 M.S., Ocean Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX.
1995 Sarjana Teknik (B.Sc.), Civil Engineering, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Jawa
Barat, Indonesia
ACADEMIC POSITIONS
Years (2017-present) Professor, Department of Mathematics & Statistics,
University of Wyoming
Years (2012-2017) Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics,
University of Wyoming
Years (2007-2012) Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics,
University of Wyoming
Years (2005-2007) Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Mathematics,
Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
Years (2004-2005) Postdoctoral Associate, Institute for Scientific Computation,
Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
OTHER POSITION
Years (2017-present) Adjunct Professor, UW School of Energy Resources
Summer 2002 Research Mathematician, ChevronTexaco, San Ramon, CA
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JOB DESCRIPTION
67.5% Teaching 27.5% Research 10% Service 0% Administration 0% Advising
TEACHING
Year Semester Course No./Title Cr. Hrs. Enrollment
2007 Fall 2310 - Applied Differential Equations I 3 35
2008 Spring 2200 - Calculus I 4 37
2008 Spring 4440 - Partial Differential Equations I 3 13
2008 Fall 2200 - Calculus I 4 34
2008 Fall 5490 - Homogenization and Multiscale
Modelings
3 7
2009 Spring 4340 - Numerical Analysis 3 22
2009 Fall On Research Semester (No Teaching) - -
2010 Spring 2205 - Calculus II 4 36
2010 Spring 2250 - Elementary Linear Algebra 3 38
2010 Fall 5440 - Partial Differential Equations II 3 4
2011 Spring 2310 - Applied Differential Equations I 3 37
2011 Fall 4400 - Vector Calculus 3 16
2012 Spring 4440 - Partial Differential Equations I 3 28
2012 Fall 5490 - Iterative Techniques 3 9
2013 Spring 2310 - Applied Differential Equations I 3 33
2013 Fall 5490 - Mathematics and Computations of
Finite Element Methods
3 7
2014 Spring 5310 - Computational Methods in Applied
Sciences I
3 10
2014 Fall On Sabbatical Leave - -
2015 Spring On Sabbatical Leave - -
2015 Fall 2310 - Applied Differential Equations I 3 41
2015 Fall 5490 - Error Estimation in FEM 3 5
2016 Spring 2310 - Applied Differential Equations I 3 39
2016 Spring 4340 - Numerical Methods for Ordinary and
Partial Differential Equations
3 22
2016 Fall 2200 - Calculus I 4 28
2016 Fall 5400 - Methods of Applied Mathematics 3 10
2017 Spring 2310 - Applied Differential Equations I 3 35
2017 Spring 4340 - Numerical Methods for Ordinary and
Partial Differential Equations
3 29
2017 Fall 2310 - Applied Differential Equations I 3 35
2017 Fall 4340 - Partial Differential Equations II 3 29
2018 Spring 2200 - Calculus I 4 38
2018 Spring 4340 - Numerical Methods for Ordinary and
Partial Differential Equations
3 24
2018 Fall 5400 - Methods of Applied Mathematics 3 4
2018 Fall 2310 - Applied Differential Equations I 3 39
2019 Spring 4340 - Numerical Methods for Ordinary and
Partial Differential Equations
3 9
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2019 Spring 5310 - Computational Methods in Applied
Sciences I
3 11
2019 Fall 2200 - Calculus I 4 39
2019 Fall 2310 - Applied Differential Equations I 3 41
2020 Spring 4340 - Numerical Methods for Ordinary and
Partial Differential Equations
3 15
2020 Spring 5310 - Computational Methods in Applied
Sciences I
3 9
PUBLICATIONS IN PROGRESS
Articles Submit ted to Refereed Journal:
1. Bessaih, H., Ginting, V., and McCaskill, B. (2018) Continuous Data Assimilation for Displacement
in a Porous Media.
PUBLISHED WORKS
Refereed Journal Articles:
1. Al-Mamun, A., Barber, J., Ginting, V., Pereira, F., and Rahunanthan, A. (2020) Contaminant Trans-
port Forecasting in the Subsurface using a Bayesian Framework. Applied Mathematics and Com-
putation, doi = https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amc.2019.124980.
2. Ginting, V. and Li, Y. (2019) On the Fractional Diffusion-Advection-Reaction Equation in R. Frac-
tional Calculus & Applied Analysis, 22, 1039–1062.
3. Deng, Q., Ginting, V., and McCaskill, B. (2019) Construction of Locally Conservative Fluxes for
High Order Continuous Galerkin Finite Element Methods. Journal of Computational and Applied
Mathematics, 359, 166–181.
4. Choi, H., Ginting, V., Jafari, F., and Mnatsakanov, R. (2019) Modified Radon Transform Inversion
Using Moments. Journal of Inverse and Ill-posed Problems, doi = https://doi.org/10.1515/jiip-
2018-0090.
5. Akbari, H., Engsig-Karup, A. P., Ginting, V., and Pereira, F. (2019) A Multiscale Direct Solver
for the Approximation of Flows in High Contrast Porous Media. Journal of Computational and
Applied Mathematics, 359, 88–101.
6. Wang, Y., Aryana, S. A., Furtado, F., and Ginting, V. (2018) Analysis of Nonequilibrium Effects and
Flow Instability in Immiscible Two-Phase Flow in Porous Media. Advances in Water Resources,
122, 291–303.
7. Aryana, S., Furtado, F., Ginting, V., and Torsu, P. (2018) On Series Solution for Second Order
Semilinear Parabolic IBVPs. Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 330, 499–518.
8. Deng, Q. and Ginting, V. (2018) Locally Conservative Continuous Galerkin FEM for Pressure
Equation in Two-Phase Flow Model in Subsurfaces. Journal of Scientific Computing, 74, 1264–
1285.
9. Deng, Q., Ginting, V., McCaskill, B., and Torsu, P. (2017) A locally conservative stabilized con-
tinuous Galerkin finite element method for two-phase flow in poroelastic subsurfaces. Journal of
Computational Physics, 347, 78–98.
10. Ginting, V., Lin, G., and Liu, J. (2016) On Application of the Weak Galerkin Finite Element Method
to a Two-Phase Model for Subsurface Flow. Journal of Scientific Computing, 66, 225–239.
11. Bush, L., Deng, Q., and Ginting, V. (2015) A Locally Conservative Stress Recovery Technique
for Continuous Galerkin FEM in Linear Elasticity. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and
Engineering, 286, 354–372.
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12. Chaudhry, J., Estep, D., Ginting, V., Shadid, J., and Tavener, S. (2015) A Posteriori Error Anal-
ysis of IMEX Multi-Step Time Integration Methods for Advection-Diffusion-Reaction Equations.
Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 285, 730–751.
13. Chaudhry, J., Estep, D., Ginting, V., and Tavener, S. (2015) A Posteriori Analysis for Iterative Solvers
for Nonautonomous Evolution Problems. SIAM/ASA Journal on Uncertainty Quantification, 3,
434–459.
14. Deng, Q. and Ginting, V. (2015) Construction of Locally Conservative Fluxes for the SUPG
Method. Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations, 31, 1971–1994.
15. Elfverson, D., Ginting, V., and Henning, P. (2015) On Multiscale Methods in Petrov-Galerkin
Formulation. Numerische Mathematik, 131, 643–682.
16. Ginting, V., Pereira, F., and Rahunanthan, A. (2015) Multi-physics Markov Chain Monte Carlo
Methods for Subsurface Flows. Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, 118, 224–238.
17. Johansson, A., Chaudhry, J., Carey, V., Estep, D., Ginting, V., Larson, M., and Tavener, S. (2015)
Adaptive Finite Element Solution of Multiscale PDE-ODE Systems. Computer Methods in Applied
Mechanics and Engineering, 287, 150–171.
18. Bi, C. and Ginting, V. (2014) Global Superconvergence and A Posteriori Error Estimates of the
Finite Element Method for Second-Order Quasilinear Elliptic Problems. Journal of Computational
and Applied Mathematics, 260, 78–90.
19. Bush, L., Ginting, V., and Presho, M. (2014) Application of a Conservative, Generalized Multiscale
Finite Element Method to Flow Models. Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 260,
395–409.
20. Francisco, A., Ginting, V., Pereira, F., and Rigelo, J. (2014) Design and Implementation of a Multi-
scale Mixed Method Based on a Nonoverlapping Domain Decomposition Procedure. Mathemat-
ics and Computers in Simulation, 99, 125–138.
21. Ginting, V., Pereira, F., and Rahunanthan, A. (2014) A Prefetching Technique for Prediction of
Porous Media Flows. Computational Geosciences, 18, 661–675.
22. Ginting, V., Pereira, F., and Rahunanthan, A. (2014) Rapid Quantification of Uncertainty in Per-
meability and Porosity of Oil Reservoirs for Enabling Predictive Simulation. Mathematics and
Computers in Simulation, 99, 139–152.
23. Bi, C. and Ginting, V. (2013) A Posteriori Error Estimates of Discontinuous Galerkin Method for
Nonmonotone Quasi-Linear Elliptic Problems. Journal of Scientific Computing, 55, 659–687.
24. Bush, L. and Ginting, V. (2013) On the Application of the Continuous Galerkin Finite Element
Method for Conservation Problems. SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing, 35, A2953–A2975.
25. Chaudhry, J., Estep, D., Ginting, V., and Tavener, S. (2013) A Posteriori Analysis of an Iterative
Multi-Discretization Method for Reaction-Diffusion Systems. Computer Methods in Applied Me-
chanics and Engineering, 267, 1–22.
26. Ginting, V., Pereira, F., and Rahunanthan, A. (2013) A Multi-Stage Bayesian Prediction Framework
for Subsurface Flows. International Journal for Uncertainty Quantification, 3, 499–522.
27. Estep, D., Ginting, V., and Tavener, S. (2012) A posteriori Analysis of a Multirate Numerical
Method for Ordinary Differential Equations. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engi-
neering, 223-224, 10–27.
28. Bi, C. and Ginting, V. (2011) Finite-Volume-Element Method for Second-Order Quasilinear Ellip-
tic Problems. IMA Journal of Numerical Analysis, 31, 1062–1089.
29. Bi, C. and Ginting, V. (2011) Two-Grid Discontinuous Galerkin Method for Quasi-Linear Elliptic
Problems. Journal of Scientific Computing, 49, 311–331.
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30. Furtado, F., Ginting, V., Pereira, F., and Presho, M. (2011) Operator Splitting Multiscale Finite
Volume Element Method for Two-Phase Flow with Capillary Pressure. Transport in Porous Media,
90, 927–947.
31. Ginting, V., Pereira, F., Presho, M., and Wo, S. (2011) Application of the Two-Stage Markov Chain
Monte Carlo Method for Characterization of Fractured Reservoirs using a Surrogate Flow Model.
Computational Geosciences, 15, 691–707.
32. Presho, M., Wo, S., and Ginting, V. (2011) Calibrated Dual Porosity, Dual Permeability Modeling
of Fractured Reservoirs. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 77, 326–337.
33. Douglas, C., Efendiev, Y., Ewing, R., Ginting, V., Lazarov, R., Cole, M., and Jones, G. (2010) Least
Squares Approach for Initial Data Recovery in Dynamic Data-Driven Applications Simulations.
Computing and Visualization in Science, 13, 365–375.
34. Douglas, C., Furtado, F., Ginting, V., Mendes, M., Pereira, F., and Piri, M. (2010) On the Develop-
ment of a High-Performance Tool for the Simulation of CO
2
Injection into Deep Saline Aquifers.
Rocky Mountain Geology, 45, 151–161.
35. Ginting, V., M
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alqvist, A., and Presho, M. (2010) A Novel Method for Solving Multiscale Elliptic
Problems with Randomly Perturbed Data. Multiscale Model. Simul., 8, 977–996.
36. Jiang, L., Efendiev, Y., and Ginting, V. (2010) Analysis of Global Multiscale Finite Element Methods
for Wave Equations with Continuum Spatial Scales. Applied Numerical Mathematics, 60, 862–
876.
37. Presho, M., M
˚
alqvist, A., and Ginting, V. (2010) Density Estimation of Two-Phase Flow with
Multiscale and Randomly Perturbed Data. Advances in Water Resources, 33, 1130–1141.
38. Bi, C. and Ginting, V. (2009) A Residual-Type A Posteriori Error Estimate of Finite Volume Element
Method for a Quasi-Linear Elliptic Problem. Numer. Math., 114, 107–132.
39. Presho, M., Ginting, V., and Wo, S. (2009) The Uncertainty Effects of Deformation Bands on Fluid
Flow. Computational & Applied Mathematics, 28, 291–308.
40. Chu, J., Efendiev, Y., Ginting, V., and Hou, T. (2008) Flow Based Oversampling Technique for
Multiscale Finite Element Methods. Advances in Water Resources, 31, 599–608.
41. Estep, D., Carey, V., Ginting, V., Tavener, S., and Wildey, T. (2008) A Posteriori Error Analysis of
Multiscale Operator Decomposition Methods for Multiphysics Models. Journal of Physics: Con-
ference Series, 125, 012075.
42. Estep, D., Ginting, V., Ropp, D., Shadid, J., and Tavener, S. (2008) An A Posteriori-A Priori Analysis
of Multiscale Operator Splitting. SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis, 46, 1116–1146.
43. Bi, C. and Ginting, V. (2007) Two-Grid Finite Volume Element Method for Linear and Nonlinear
Elliptic Problems. Numerische Mathematik, 108, 177–198.
44. Durlofsky, L., Efendiev, Y., and Ginting, V. (2007) An Adaptive Local-Global Multiscale Finite
Volume Element Method for Two-Phase Flow Simulations. Advances in Water Resources, 30,
576–588.
45. Jiang, L., Efendiev, Y., and Ginting, V. (2007) Multiscale Methods for Parabolic Equations with Con-
tinuum Spatial Scales. Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems. Series B. A Journal Bridging
Mathematics and Sciences, 8, 833–859.
46. Efendiev, Y., Ginting, V., Hou, T., and Ewing, R. (2006) Accurate Multiscale Finite Element Meth-
ods for Two-Phase Flow Simulations. Journal of Computational Physics, 220, 155–174.
47. Douglas, C., Efendiev, Y., Ewing, R., Ginting, V., and Lazarov, R. (2006) Dynamic Data Driven
Simulations in Stochastic Environments. Computing, 77, 321–333.
48. Chatzipantelidis, P., Ginting, V., and Lazarov, R. (2005) A Finite Volume Element Method for a
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Non-Linear Elliptic Problem. Numerical Linear Algebra with Applications, 12, 515–546.
49. Efendiev, Y., Datta-Gupta, A., Ginting, V., Ma, X., and Mallick, B. (2005) An Efficient Two-Stage
markov Chain monte carlo Method for Dynamic Data Integration. Water Resources Research, 41,
n/a–n/a, w12423.
50. Ginting, V., Ewing, R., Efendiev, Y., and Lazarov, R. (2004) Upscaled Modeling in Multiphase
Flow Applications. Computational & Applied Mathematics, 23, 213–233.
51. Efendiev, Y., Hou, T., and Ginting, V. (2004) Multiscale Finite Element Methods for Nonlinear
Problems and Their Applications. Communications in Mathematical Sciences, 2, 553–589.
52. Ginting, V. (2004) Analysis of Two-Scale Finite Volume Element Method for Elliptic Problem.
Journal of Numerical Mathematics, 12, 119–141.
Refereed Proceedings Articles:
1. Ginting, V. and Johnson, R. (2016) Locally Conservative B-Spline Finite Element Methods for
Two-Point Boundary Value Problems. Procedia Computer Science, 80, 1279–1290, international
Conference on Computational Science 2016, ICCS 2016, 6-8 June 2016, San Diego, California,
USA.
2. Ginting, V., McCaskill, B., and Torsu, P. (2016) Uncertainty Quantification of Parameters in SB-
VPs using Stochastic Basis and Multi-Scale Domain Decomposition. Procedia Computer Science,
80, 1267–1278, international Conference on Computational Science 2016, ICCS 2016, 6-8 June
2016, San Diego, California, USA.
3. Ginting, V. and McCaskill, B. (2016) A Multiscale Domain Decomposition Method for Flow and
Transport Problems. Dickopf, T., Gander, J. M., Halpern, L., Krause, R., and Pavarino, F. L. (eds.),
Domain Decomposition Methods in Science and Engineering XXII, pp. 249–258, Springer Inter-
national Publishing.
4. Chatzipantelidis, P. and Ginting, V. (2013) A Finite Volume Element Method for a Nonlinear
Parabolic Problem. Numerical solution of partial differential equations: theory, algorithms, and
their applications, vol. 45 of Springer Proc. Math. Stat., pp. 121–136, Springer, New York.
5. Ginting, V., Pereira, F., and Rahunanthan, A. (2013) Forecasting Production in an Oil Reservoir
Simulation and Its Challenges. Cangiani, A., Davidchack, R. L., Georgoulis, E., Gorban, A. N.,
Levesley, J., and Tretyakov, M. V. (eds.), Numerical Mathematics and Advanced Applications
2011, pp. 693–701, Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
6. Ginting, V. (2012) Time Integration Techniques for Richards Equation. Procedia Computer Sci-
ence, 9, 670–678, proceedings of the International Conference on Computational Science, ICCS
2012.
7. Ginting, V., Pereira, F., and Rahunanthan, A. (2012) Multiple Markov Chains Monte Carlo Ap-
proach for Flow Forecasting in Porous Media. Procedia Computer Science, 9, 707–716, proceed-
ings of the International Conference on Computational Science, ICCS 2012.
8. Ginting, V. and Presho, M. (2011) Model Reduction Techniques for Characterization of Fractured
Subsurfaces. Procedia Computer Science, 4, 938–947, proceedings of the International Confer-
ence on Computational Science, ICCS 2011.
9. Ginting, V. (2010) An a posteriori analysis of multiscale operator decomposition. Kreiss, G.,
L
¨
otstedt, P., M
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alqvist, A., and Neytcheva, M. (eds.), Numerical Mathematics and Advanced Ap-
plications 2009: Proceedings of ENUMATH 2009, the 8th European Conference on Numerical
Mathematics and Advanced Applications, Uppsala, July 2009, pp. 359–367, Springer Berlin Hei-
delberg.
10. Ewing, R., Efendiev, Y., Ginting, V., and Wang, H. (2008) Upscaling of Transport Equations for
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Multiphase and Multicomponent Flows. Langer, U., Discacciati, M., Keyes, D., Widlund, O., and
Zulehner, W. (eds.), Domain Decomposition Methods in Science and Engineering XVII, vol. 60
of Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering, pp. 193–200, Springer Berlin Hei-
delberg.
11. Douglas, C., Efendiev, Y., Ewing, R., Ginting, V., Lazarov, R., Cole, M., Jones, G., and Johnson, C.
(2005) Multiscale Interpolation, Backward in Time Error Analysis for Data-Driven Contaminant
Simulation. Sunderam, V., van Albada, G., Sloot, P., and Dongarra, J. (eds.), Computational Sci-
ence - ICCS 2005, vol. 3515 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pp. 640–647, Springer Berlin
Heidelberg.
12. Douglas, C., Efendiev, Y., Ewing, R., Ginting, V., Lazarov, R., Cole, M., Jones, G., and Johnson,
C. (2005) Dynamic Data-Driven Contaminant Simulation. Zhang, W., Tong, W., Chen, Z., and
Glowinski, R. (eds.), Current Trends in High Performance Computing and Its Applications, pp.
25–36, Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
13. Douglas, C., Shannon, C., Efendiev, Y., Ewing, R., Ginting, V., Lazarov, R., Cole, M., Jones, G.,
Johnson, C., and Simpson, J. (2004) A Note on Data-Driven Contaminant Simulation. Bubak, M.,
van Albada, G., Sloot, P., and Dongarra, J. (eds.), Computational Science - ICCS 2004, vol. 3038
of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pp. 701–708, Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
GRANTS AND CONTRACTS
Funded Projects as PI
Years (2016-2017) RMMC Workshop on Functional Analytic Methods in Error Prediction
with Applications, Division of Mathematical Sciences, National Science
Foundation, $29,810
Years (2015-2016) Unconventional Reservoir Characterization Utilizing Parallel Bayesian
Markov Chain Monte Carlo, UW School of Energy Resources, $55,331
Years (2014-2016) Reliable Iterative Procedures and the Construction of Preconditioners for
Solving Linear Algebra Problems as Found in Reservoir Simulations, UW
Academic Affairs Energy GA Fellowship (fund for graduate student Bradley
McCaskill), $56,000
Years (2010-2014) A Posteriori Analysis of of Multirate Numerical Methods, Computational
Mathematics, Division of Mathematical Sciences, National Science Foun-
dation, $188,159
Years (2010-2013) Enabling Predictive Simulation and UQ of Complex Multiphysics PDE Sys-
tems by the Development of Goal-Oriented Variational Sensitivity Analysis
and A Posteriori Error Estimation Methods, Department of Energy, $73,359
Years (2010-2013) A Bayesian Framework for Enabling Predictive Simulation and Uncertainty
Quantification in History Matching Geological Models for CO
2
Injection,
CFSF, School of Energy Resources, University of Wyoming, $233,861
Year 2009 A Priori and A Posteriori Analysis of Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics-
Finite Element Methods for Pore-Scale Simulations, Lawrence Livermore
National Laboratory, $8,437
Years (2008-2009) Error Quantification of Numerical Time Integration of Reaction-Diffusion
System, Basic Research Grant, College of Arts and Sciences, University of
Wyoming, $1,000
Funded Projects as Co-PI
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Years (2019-2020) Probabilistic Methods for Uncertainty Quantification in Subsurface Mod-
eling of Natural Resources, A&S Seed Grant, $25,000
Years (2017-2018) Electrical Energy Generation in Charged Membranes using Spontaneous
Capillary Flow, A&S Seed Grant, $25,000
Years (2010-2013) Maximization of Permanent Trapping of CO
2
and Co-contaminants in
the Highest Porosity Formations of the Rock Spring Uplift (Southwest
Wyoming): Experimentation and Multi-scale Modeling, Department of En-
ergy, $1,500,000
Years (2010-2013) On the Development of the UW-team Simulator for the Injection of CO
2
in Deep Saline Aquifers, CFSF, School of Energy Resources, University of
Wyoming, $316,258
Years (2008-2009) Carbon Sequestration Monitoring Activities, Task 9: Multi-scale Model-
ing and Numerical Simulation of CO
2
Injection, Department of Energy,
$417,906
Years (2008-2009) Numerical Simulation of Multiphase Flows in Porous Media, SCREMS Di-
vision of Mathematical Sciences, National Science Foundation, $41,075
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND ACTIVITIES
2010-present Advisory Editor, Elsevier’s Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics
Manuscript Refereeing
Numerische Mathematik, Advances in Water Resources, Applied Numerical Mathematics,
Computing, IMA Journal of Numerical Analysis, Journal of Computational and Applied
Mathematics, Journal of Computational Physics, Journal of Differential Equations, Journal of
Mathematical Analysis and Applications, Journal of Scientific Computing, Numerical Meth-
ods for Partial Differential Equations, SIAM Journal of Numerical Analysis, SIAM Journal of
Scientific Computing, SIAM Multiscale Modeling and Simulation, Transport in Porous Media
Other Activities
2019 Coorganizer of Minisymposium: Numerical Methods for Studying Flow through
Porous Media, SIAM Nothern Section Annual Meeting, Laramie, WY
2016 Coorganizer of Rocky Mountain Workshop on Functional Analytic Methods in
Error Prediction with Applications, Laramie, WY
2016 Reviewer for Office of ASCR, Department of Energy
2015 Reviewer for Fondazione Cariparo (an Italian Foundation)
2012 Reviewer for a Ph.D dissertation at The Fraunhofer-Institut f
¨
ur Techno- und
Wirtschaftsmathematik ITWM, Germany
2012 Panel member, Division of Mathematical Sciences, National Science Foundation,
Washington, DC
2011 Panel member, Division of Mathematical Sciences, National Science Foundation,
Washington, DC
2011 Opponent for a Ph.D dissertation defense, Umea University, Sweden
2007 Reviewer for Georgian National Science Foundation, Tbilisi, Georgia
PAPERS PRESENTED / SYMPOSIA / PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS / WORKSHOPS
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1. 2020, Numerical Solution of Richards Equation and its A Posteriori Error Estimation, SIAM Min-
isymposium on Deterministic and Probabilistic Approaches for Nonlinear PDEs, Joint Mathe-
matics Meeting, Denver, CO
2. 2019, On the Application of Data-Driven Basis Representation for Approximating Statistics in
Flow and Transport in Subsurfaces, Applied Mathematics Seminar, Department of Mathematics,
Colorado State University
3. 2019, On the Application of Data-Driven Basis Representation for Approximating Statistics in
Flow and Transport in Subsurfaces, Special Session on Analysis and Applications of Determin-
istic and Stochastic Evolution Equations, AMS Fall Eastern Sectional Meeting, Binghamton Uni-
versity, Binghamton, NY
4. 2019, Well Placement Optimization using a Stochastic Basis Method, Minisymposium: Numer-
ical Methods for Studying Flow through Porous Media, SIAM Nothern Section Annual Meeting,
Laramie, WY
5. 2019, Numerical Solution of Richards Equation and its A Posteriori Error Estimation, Minisym-
posium: Recent Advances in Error Estimation for Complex Problems, SIAM Conference on Com-
putational Science and Engineering, Spokane, WA
6. 2018, Multiscale Methods for Flow and Transport in Porous Media, Colloquium, Department
of Mathematics, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO
7. 2017, Multiscale Finite Element Methods for Porous Media Flows, Colloquium, Department of
Mathematics, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Jawa Barat, Indonesia
8. 2017, Petrov-Galerkin FEM for Solving Second-order IVPs and its a Posteriori Error Estimation,
Minisymposium: Perspectives on Uncertainty Quantification, 3rd Annual SIAM Central States
Section Conference, Fort Collins, CO
9. 2017, A Multiscale Finite Element Method for Semilinear Singularly Perturbed BVPs, Seminar
in Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Wyoming
10. 2016, A Multi-stage Bayesian Prediction Framework for Subsurface Flows, Center for Computa-
tional Mathematics Seminar, University of Colorado, Denver, CO
11. 2016, A Multiscale Finite Element Method for Semilinear Singularly Perturbed BVPs, Minisym-
posium: Aspects of PDE Arising from Modeling of the Flows in Porous Media, AMS Fall Western
Sectional Meeting, University of Denver, CO
12. 2016, A Locally Conservative Stabilized Continuous Galerkin Finite Element Method for Mul-
tiphase Flow in Poroelastic Subsurfaces, Invited Speaker, 10th International Conference on Sci-
entific Computing and Applications, Fields Institute, Canada
13. 2015, A Locally Conservative Stabilized Continuous Galerkin Finite Element Method for Mul-
tiphase Flow in Poroelastic Subsurfaces, Applied Mathematics Seminar, Department of Mathe-
matics, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
14. 2015, On the Application of Generalized Multiscale Finite Element Method in Multiphase Flow
Models, Minisymposium: Numerical Homogenization and Multiscale Model Reduction Meth-
ods, ICIAM, Beijing, China
15. 2015, A Multi-stage Bayesian Prediction Framework for Subsurface Flows, Minisymposium:
Mathematical Models and Numerical Methods for Flow and Transport in Porous Media, SIAM
Geosciences, Stanford, CA
16. 2015, A Locally Conservative Stress Recovery Technique for Continuous Galerkin FEM in Lin-
ear Elasticity, Workshop: Materials, Modeling, Simulation, and Visualization, The Center for
Advanced Energy Studies, McCall, ID
17. 2014, An A Posteriori Analysis of Multirate and Multiscale Evolution Systems, keynote speaker at
seminar on Operation Research and Its Role, College of Mathematics and Sciences, Universitas
Sumatera Utara, Medan, Indonesia
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18. 2014, On the Application of Generalized Multiscale Finite Element Method in Multiphase Flow
Models, Seminar at Center for Computational Mathematics, University of Colorado at Denver,
CO
19. 2013, A Multiscale Method Based on a Nonoverlapping Domain Decomposition Procedure,
Minisymposium on Efficient Solvers for Heterogeneous Nonlinear Problems, International Con-
ference on Domain Decomposition Methods, Lugano, Switzerland
20. 2013, Application of Generalized Multiscale Finite Element Method in Multiphase Flow Model,
Minisymposium on Advanced Numerical Methods for PDEs and Applications, International
Conference on Applied Mathematics, Modeling Computational Sciences, Waterloo, Ontario,
Canada
21. 2013, Higher Order Multiscale Finite Element for Solving Problems With Heterogeneous Co-
efficients, 4th International Congress on Computational Engineering and Sciences, Las Vegas,
Nevada
22. 2013, An Adaptive Finite Element for Quasilinear Elliptic Problems, Analysis and Applied Math-
ematics Seminar, University of Wyoming
23. 2013, On the Application of Adjoint Methods in Subsurface Flow Simulations, Minisymposium
on Adjoint Methods for Computational PDEs, SIAM Conference on Computational Science and
Engineering Boston, Massachusetts
24. 2013, A Multiscale Mixed Method Based on a Nonoverlapping Domain Decomposition Proce-
dure, Minisymposium on Numerical Analysis and Computation on Multiscale Problems, SIAM
Conference on Computational Science and Engineering Boston, Massachusetts
25. 2013, On the Application of the Continuous Galerkin Finite Element Method for Solving Mul-
tiphase Flow Problems, invited speaker in Workshop on Numerical Methods for PDEs: In Oc-
casion of Raytcho Lazarov’s 70th Birthday, TAMU, College Station, Texas
26. 2012, An A Posteriori Analysis of Multirate and Multiscale Evolution Systems, plenary speaker
in the 5th LNCC Meeting on Computational Modeling, Petropolis, Brazil
27. 2012, Predictive Simulations for Porous Media Flows on GPUs, Minisymposium on Recent De-
velopments In Uncertainty Quantification For Multiphase Flows In Heterogeneous Subsurface
Formations, 10th World Congress on Computational Mechanics, Sao Paolo, Brazil
28. 2012, Operator Splitting Multiscale Finite Volume Element Method for Two-Phase Flow with
Capillary Pressure, Minisymposium on Recent Developments In Uncertainty Quantification For
Multiphase Flows In Heterogeneous Subsurface Formations, 10th World Congress on Compu-
tational Mechanics, Sao Paolo, Brazil
29. 2012, Time Integration Techniques for Richards Equation, International Workshop on Flow
and Transport: Computational Challenges, International Conference on Computational Science,
Omaha, NE
30. 2012, A Multiscale Mixed Method for Porous Media Flows, Minisymposium on CO
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Seques-
tration: Experimentation, Multiscale Modeling and Simulation, 4th International Conference on
Porous Media, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
31. 2012, A Comparative Study on Reservoir Characterization using Two Phase Flow Model, Min-
isymposium on Random Media: Models, Simulations, and Applications, SIAM Conference on
Uncertainty Quantification, Raleigh, NC
32. 2011, A Bayesian MCMC for Efficient Uncertainty Quantification in Permeability and Porosity of
Reservoir Models, International Conference on Mathematical Modeling in Industry, University
of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
33. 2011, A Posteriori Analysis of Operator Splitting, Computational Mathematics and Multidisci-
plinary Science Seminar, Dept. of Mathematics, University of Wyoming
34. 2011, A Bayesian Framework for Efficient Uncertainty Quantification in Permeability and Poros-
ity of Reservoir Models, The ninth European Conference on Numerical Mathematics and Ad-
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vanced Applications (ENUMATH), Leicester University, United Kingdom
35. 2011, An A Posteriori Analysis of Fixed Point Iteration for System of ODEs, The seventh Interna-
tional Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
(mini-symposium co-organizer)
36. 2011, A Multiscale Modeling and Uncertainty Quantification in Porous Media Simulation, Col-
loquium at the Department of Mathematics, Universitas Sumatera Utara, Medan, Indonesia
37. 2011, Model Reduction Techniques for Characterization of Fractured Subsurfaces, International
Conference on Computational Science (ICCS), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
38. 2011, Dynamic Data Integration for Characterization of Fractured Subsurface, The fourth Inter-
national Conference on Approximation Methods and Numerical Modeling in Environment and
Natural Resources (MAMERN), Saidia, Morocco.
39. 2011, A Bayesian Uncertainty Quantification of Fractured Reservoirs using Surrogate Flow Model,
SIAM Conference on Mathematical & Computational Issues in the Geosciences, Long Beach,
CA
40. 2011, On the Application of a Discontinuous Galerkin Method for Solving Quasi-linear Elliptic
Problems, Analysis/Applied Mathematics Seminar, Department of Mathematics, University of
Wyoming
41. 2010, A Multiscale Modeling and Uncertainty Quantification in Porous Media Simulation, Col-
loquium at the Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences, Colorado School of Mines,
Golden, CO
42. 2010, A Two-grid Discontinuous Galerkin Method for Quasi-linear Elliptic Problems, SIAM
Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA
43. 2010, A Perspective on Computational Science Education in Indonesia, Symposium on Educa-
tion, Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia, Los Angeles, CA
44. 2009, An A Posteriori Analysis of Finite Volume Element Method for Quasi-linear Elliptic Prob-
lem, SIAM Annual Meeting, Denver, CO (mini-symposium co-organizer)
45. 2009, An A Aposteriori Analysis of Operator Decomposition for Multiscale ODEs, SIAM Annual
Meeting, Denver, CO
46. 2009, An A Aposteriori Analysis of Operator Decomposition for Multiscale ODEs, The eighth
European Conference on Numerical Mathematics and Advanced Applications (ENUMATH),
Uppsala University, Sweden
47. 2009, Multiscale Finite Volume Element for Flow in Porous Media Simulation, DOE Carbon
Sequestration Workshop, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
48. 2009, Operator Splitting Multiscale Finite Volume Element in Multiphase Flow Simulation,
SIAM Computational Science and Engineering, Miami, FL
49. 2008, Dynamic Data Driven Simulation in Stochastic Environment, SIAM Annual Meeting, San
Diego, CA (invited mini symposium organizer)
50. 2007, A Stochastic Homogenization for Reservoir Simulation, PDE/Applied Mathematics Semi-
nar, Department of Mathematics, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
51. 2007, A Stochastic Homogenization for Reservoir Simulation, Applied Mathematics Seminar,
Department of Mathematics, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
52. 2007, Multiscale Modelings in Porous Media Flow, Summer School on Flow in Porous Media
with Emphasis on Modeling Oil Reservoirs, Rocky Mountain Mathematics Consortium, Univer-
sity of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
53. 2007, An A posteriori Analysis of the Operator Splitting Method, SIAM Computational Science
and Engineering, Costa Mesa, CA (mini symposium co-organizer)
54. 2007, Multiscale Modelings in Porous Media Flow, Colloquium at the Department of Mathe-
matics, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
55. 2006, An A posteriori Analysis of the Operator Decomposition Method for Reaction-Diffusion
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System, Applied Mathematics Seminar, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
56. 2006, An A posteriori Analysis of the Operator Decomposition Method for Reaction-Diffusion
System, MultiAll Workshop, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
57. 2005, A Posteriori Error Estimator using TRILINOS, Sandia National Laboratory, New Mexico
58. 2005, Accurate Multiscale Finite Element Methods for Two-Phase Flow Simulations, Texas Finite
Element Rodeo, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
59. 2004, Numerical Homogenization for Nonlinear Elliptic Equations, Texas Finite Element Rodeo,
University of Texas, Austin, TX
60. 2003, Subgrid Upscaling using Finite Volume Method, Texas Finite Element Rodeo, University
of Houston, TX
61. 2002, Stochastic Moment Method for Composite Heterogeneous Reservoirs, ChevronTexaco,
San Ramon, CA
HONORS AND AWARDS
2010 Extraordinary Merit in Research, College of Arts and Sciences, University of
Wyoming
COMMIT TEES
1. Dept. graduate committee (2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2013, 2012, 2010, 2008)
2. Dept. data science curriculum committee (2019, 2018)
3. Dept. faculty evaluation advisory committee (2019, 2012, 2010)
4. Dept. undergraduate committee (2008)
5. Dept. graduate recruitment committee (2007)
6. Dept. advisory committee for the Institute of Scientific Computing (2007-2009)
7. Committee in UW Office of Research and Development (2015)
8. UW Graduate Council (2012-2014)
9. Steering committee for the creation of UW Water Resources Environmental Science and Engi-
neering (WRESE) Ph.D Program (2009-2010)
10. Search committee for the director of Enhanced Oil Recovery Institute (2009)
11. Search committee for assistant professor in Statistics (2012, 2011, 2010)
12. Search committee for School of Energy Resources Mathematics Hiring (2008)
GRADUATE STUDENTS SUPERVISION
Current Graduate Committee Chairmanship
C. Ha, 2019-present, M.S.
Z. Li, 2018-present, Ph.D.
T. Aryeni, 2017-present, Ph.D.
T. Dalgamoni, 2016-present, Ph.D.
Completed Graduate Student Supervision
Y. Li, 2016-2019, Ph.D.
B. McCaskill, 2014-2018, Ph.D.
R. Johnson, 2014-2017, Ph.D.
Q. Deng, 2013-2016, Ph.D.
P. Torsu, 2013-2016, Ph.D. (served as a co-chair)
L. Bush, 2010-2013, Ph.D.
K. Lenth, 2010-2013, Ph.D. (served as a co-chair)
J. Rigelo, 2008-2013, Ph.D. (served as a co-chair)
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M. Presho, 2007-2010, Ph.D. (received the UW Outstanding Dissertation Award)
B. McCaskill, 2012-2014, M.S.
A. Wijerathne, 2009-2011, M.S.
POSTDOCTORAL STUDENTS/RESEARCH ASSOCIATES
Hani Akbari, Ph.D (2012-2013)
Arunasalam Rahunanthan, Ph.D (2010-2012)
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