John A. Trangenstein

John A. Trangenstein
  • Professor Emeritus of Mathematics
External address: 24D Physics Building, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: Box 90320, Durham, NC 27708-0320
Phone: (919) 660-2824
  • Adaptive mesh refinement for flow in porous media
  • Adaptive mesh refinement for reaction-diffusion problems
Education & Training
  • Ph.D., Cornell University 1975

  • B.S., University of Chicago 1972

Selected Grants

(98-0368) Application of Distributed Adaptive Mesh Refinement Techniques to Problems Involving Diffusion awarded by National Science Foundation (Co-Principal Investigator). 1998 to 2001

(96-1035) Multidimensional Problems in Dynamic Plasticity awarded by National Science Foundation (Co-Principal Investigator). 1995 to 1999

(97-0828) Multidimensional Problems in Dynamic Plasticity awarded by National Science Foundation (Co-Principal Investigator). 1995 to 1999

(98-0625) High Resolution 3D Simulation for Surfactant Enhanced Aquifer Remediation awarded by Army Research Office (Principal Investigator). 1995 to 1999

(97-0663) High Resolution 3D Simulation for Surfactant Enhanced Aquifer Remediation awarded by Army Research Office (Principal Investigator). 1995 to 1998

(95-0360) Mathematical Sciences Computing Research Environments awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 1995 to 1997

(95-0435) High Resoulution 3D Simulation for Surfactant Enhanced Aquifer Remediation awarded by Army Research Office (Principal Investigator). 1996 to 1997

(94-0395) Adaptive Local Grid Refinement for Compositional Reservoir Simulation awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 1994 to 1996

(95-0285) Multidimensional Problems in Dynamic Plasticity awarded by National Science Foundation (Co-Principal Investigator). 1995 to 1996

Pages

Trangenstein, J. A., and C. Kim. “Operator splitting and adaptive mesh refinement for the Luo-Rudy I model.” Journal of Computational Physics, vol. 196, no. 2, May 2004, pp. 645–79. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.jcp.2003.11.014. Full Text

Trangenstein, J. A. “Multi-scale iterative techniques and adaptive mesh refinement for flow in porous media.” Advances in Water Resources, vol. 25, no. 8–12, Aug. 2002, pp. 1175–213. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0309-1708(02)00053-2. Full Text

Miller, C. T., et al. “Multiphase flow and transport modeling in heterogeneous porous media: Challenges and approaches.” Advances in Water Resources, vol. 21, no. 2, Jan. 1998, pp. 77–120. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0309-1708(96)00036-X. Full Text

Garaizar, F. Xabier, and John Trangenstein. “Adaptive Mesh Refinement and Front-Tracking for Shear Bands in an Antiplane Shear Model.” Siam Journal on Scientific Computing, vol. 20, no. 2, Society for Industrial & Applied Mathematics (SIAM), Jan. 1998, pp. 750–79. Crossref, doi:10.1137/s1064827597319271. Full Text

Hornung, R. D., and J. A. Trangenstein. “Adaptive mesh refinement and multilevel iteration for flow in porous media.” Journal of Computational Physics, vol. 136, no. 2, Sept. 1997, pp. 522–45. Scopus, doi:10.1006/jcph.1997.5779. Full Text

Garaizar, F. Xabier, and John Trangenstein. “Front Tracking for Shear Bands in an Antiplane Shear Model.” Journal of Computational Physics, vol. 131, no. 1, Elsevier BV, Feb. 1997, pp. 54–69. Crossref, doi:10.1006/jcph.1996.5456. Full Text

Khan, S. A., et al. “Micellar/polymer physical-property models for contaminant cleanup problems and enhanced oil recovery.” Transport in Porous Media, vol. 24, no. 1, Jan. 1996, pp. 35–79. Scopus, doi:10.1007/BF00175603. Full Text

Trangenstein, John A. “Adaptive Mesh Refinement for Wave Propagation in Nonlinear Solids.” Siam Journal on Scientific Computing, vol. 16, no. 4, Society for Industrial & Applied Mathematics (SIAM), July 1995, pp. 819–39. Crossref, doi:10.1137/0916048. Full Text

Trangenstein, J. A. “A second-order Godunov algorithm for two-dimensional solid mechanics.” Computational Mechanics, vol. 13, no. 5, Sept. 1994, pp. 343–59. Scopus, doi:10.1007/BF00512588. Full Text

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