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Petr Plechac

510 Ewing Hall
University of Delaware
Newark, Delaware 19716

Telephone: 302-831-0637
Fax: 302-831-4511

email:  plechac at math dot udel dot edu

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Current Research Projects

DOD: Jun 2014 - May 2019
PI for : "Multiscale Mathematical Modeling and Design Realization of Novel 2D Functional Materials" MURI research project with Harvard University (E. Kaxiras, P. Kim), Northeastern University (H. Mosallaei), University of Minnesota (M. Luskin (lead PI), E. Tadmor)
MURI-WIMS: project web site

DOE: Sep 2013 - Aug 2016
PI for : "Mathematical Foundations for Uncertainty Quantification in Materials Design" collaborative research with P. Dupuis, Brown University, M.A. Katsoulakis, University of Massachusetts, Amherst D.G. Vlachos, School of Chemical Engineering, University of Delaware

Recent Research Projects

DOE: Sep 2012 - Aug 2014
PI for : "Multiscale Mathematics for biomass conversion to renewable hydrogen" collaborative research with D.G. Vlachos, School of Chemical Engineering

NSF-DMS: Sep 2008-Dec 2012
PI for: "Algorithms and Numerical Analysis for Nested Approximations of Stochastic Particle Dynamics"

NSF-CMMI: Sep 2008 - Aug 2013
PI for : "CDI-Type II: Hierarchical Stochastic Algorithms for Materials engineering." collaborative research with D.G. Vlachos, School of Chemical Engineering, University of Delaware, and M.A. Katsoulakis, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
CDI project web site

DOE: Sep 2009 - Aug 2013
co-PI for : "Multiscale Mathematics for biomass conversion to renewable hydrogen" collaborative research with D.G. Vlachos, School of Chemical Engineering, University of Delaware, and M.A. Katsoulakis, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

DOE: Jan 2010 - Dec 2010
co-PI for : "Multiresolution Adaptive Numerical Environment for Scientific Simulation"

Computation for Multiscale Modelling - PI of the EPSRC funded research project: "Computation and Numerical Analysis for Multiscale and Multiphysics Modelling"

MULTIMAT - PI for a node participating in the European network on "Multiscale Modelling and characterization for phase transitions of advanced materials"