Elena Cherkaev

    Professor

London

Department of Mathematics
University of Utah
155 South 1400 East, JWB 233
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0090
Email: elena@math.utah.edu
Tel :  801 - 581 7315
Fax :  801 - 581 4148


                                     


The mathematician is an artist whose medium is the mind and whose creations are ideas.
H.S.Wall, Creative Mathematics


Research Areas: Inverse Problems  Numerical Methods  Optimization
Inhomogeneous media Applications: Biomechanics and Geophysics

Fractals - Undergraduate Colloquium, Spring 2012

Selected Papers
Current Teaching: Spring 2015

Math 5470 /6440
Chaos and Nonlinear systems
T Th   9:10 am - 10:30 am    LS 101
 
 
Inverse Problems
 T Th   2:00 pm - 3:20 pm    JTB 110
 
 



Past Teaching
Math 5710  Introduction to Applied Mathematics

Math 5410 /6840  Ordinary
Differential Equations


Math 5740

Mathematical  Modeling
 
Math 2280
  Differential Equations

Math 3150

Partial Differential Equations

Math 4950
/5910   Fractals
Applied Complex Variables

Math 5600

Survey Numerical Analysis

Math 1210 Calculus I
 
Math 1100  Quantitative Analysis

http://www.math.utah.edu/~elena/M5710/nets.jpg





Julia set




 

Nonconvex Variational Problems - VIGRE Mini-course
   May 16-27, 2005
Week One Faculty, Guest Speaker,
      & Participants

Week Two Faculty, Guest Speaker, & Participants



Links

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IoP EJ AIP EJ  AMS  Funding Utah 

www publications: Math. comics 
(with Andrej Cherkaev )