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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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