University of Wyoming

Victor Eralingga Ginting


310 Ross Hall
Department of Mathematics
University of Wyoming
Laramie, WY 82071


2004 Ph.D., Mathematics, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Title of Ph.D. Thesis: Computational Upscaled Modeling Utilizing Finite Volume Method in Heterogenous Porous Media Flow
1998 M.S., Ocean Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Title of M.S. Thesis: Numerical Simulation of the Flow Over a Coastal Structure in Depth-Limited Conditions
1995 Sarjana Teknik (B.S.), Civil Engineering, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Jawa Barat, Indonesia


July 2012-present Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Wyoming
Sept. 2007-June 2012 Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Wyoming
Sept. 2005-Aug. 2007 Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Mathematics, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
May 2004-April 2005 Postdoctoral Associate, Institute for Scientific Computation, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX


2014-present Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Energy Resources, University of Wyoming
Summer 2002 Research Mathematician, ChevronTexaco, San Ramon, CA


Refereed Journals
Refereed Proceedings


5. 2015, A Locally Conservative Stabilized Continuous Galerkin Finite Element Method for Multiphase Flow in Poroelastic Subsurfaces, Applied Mathematics Seminar, Department of Mathematics, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
4. 2015, On the Application of Generalized Multiscale Finite Element Method in Multiphase Flow Models, Minisymposium: Numerical Homogenization and Multiscale Model Reduction Methods, ICIAM, Beijing, China
3. 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
2. 2015, A Locally Conservative Stress Recovery Technique for Continuous Galerkin FEM in Linear Elasticity, Workshop: Materials, Modeling, Simulation, and Visualization, The Center for Advanced Energy Studies, McCall, ID
1. 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


1. Years (2015-2016), Unconventional Reservoir Characterization Utilizing Parallel Bayesian Markov Chain Monte Carlo, UW School of Energy Resources, $55,331
2. 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 Fellowship (fund for graduate student Bradley McCaskill), $56,000.


10. T. Dalgamoni, Ph.D. student, Numerical methods for advection dominated problems
9. R. Johnson, Ph.D. student, Spline finite element methods
8. B. McCaskill, Ph.D. student, Multiscale methods
7. P. Torsu, Ph.D. student, Homogenization techniques (co-chair, chair is Saman Aryana)
6. Q. Deng, Ph.D. student, Locally conservative finite element methods
5. Years (2010-2013), L. Bush, Ph.D. student, On the postprocessing techniques of the continuous Galerkin finite element methods
4. Years (2010-2013), J. Rigelo, Ph.D. student, Multiscale modeling in porous media flows (co-chair, chair was Felipe Pereira).
3. Years (2010-2013), K. Lenth, Ph.D. student, Application of a perturbation method to nonlinear stochastic PDEs (co-chair, chair was Peter Polyakov)
2. Years (2010-2012), A. Rahunanthan, Postdoc, Bayesian framework for reservoir characterization in geologic sequestration
1. Years (2007-2010), M. Presho, Ph.D. student, Uncertainty quantification in porous media fluid flow (2011 UW outstanding dissertation award)