Vladimir Rokhlin, Ph.D. Rice 1983
Arthur K. Watson Professor of Computer Science and Professor of Mathematics
Areas of Interest:
Numerical scattering theory, Elliptic partial differential equations, Numerical solution of integral equations, Quadrature formulae for singular functions, Numerical linear algebra, Large-scale particle simulations
Our research has its focus on Harmonic Analysis, Partial Differential Equations, Geometric Measure Theory, Spectral Theory and Applications. We run two seminars, the Applied Math Seminar on Tuesdays and the Analysis Seminar on Thursdays.
Distinctions and Awards:
Leroy P. Steel Prize, Rice University Distinguished Alumnus Award, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Society of Exploration Geophysicists, National Academy of Sciences