Principal Investigator

David I. Ketcheson

David I. Ketcheson

Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics
Individual website
david.ketcheson@kaust.edu.sa

Visiting Professor

Lajos Lóczi

Lajos Lóczi

Research interests:
Stability analysis of Runge--Kutta and multistep methods. Optimal numerical methods. Discretized bifurcations. Sobolev-space preconditioning.

lajos.loczi@kaust.edu.sa

Ph.D. Students

Yiannis Hadjimichael

Yiannis Hadjimichael

Thesis topic:
Strong stability preserving time discretizations using downwind-biased spatial discretizations

yiannis.hadjimichael@kaust.edu.sa

Moataz Alosaimi

Current research:
Generalizations of Runge-Kutta methods

moataz.alosaimi@kaust.edu.sa

M.Sc. Students

João Reis

João Reis

Thesis topic: Stability of BDF-ADI discretizations joao.feliciodosreis@kaust.edu.sa


Former group members


Imre Fekete

Imre Fekete

Postdoctoral fellow, 2015-2016
Next position: Assistant professor, ELTE, Budapest, Hungary
Amal Alghamdi

Amal Alghamdi

MS thesis student, 2009-2012
MS Thesis topic: Parallelization of a hyperbolic PDE solver in Python
Graduated: MS 2012
Next position: PhD student at University of Texas at Austin, working with Omar Ghattas



Matteo Parsani

Matteo Parsani

Postdoctoral fellow, 2010-2013
Next position: Postdoctoral fellow at NASA, Langley
Current position: Assistant professor at KAUST
Benson Muite

Benson Muite

Postdoctoral fellow, 2013-2014
Research interests:
Continuum Mechanics, Partial Differential Equations, Spectral Methods, Numerical Methods, Parallel Computing

Manuel Quezada

Manuel Quezada

MS thesis student, 2009-2011
Thesis topic: Solitary waves in two-dimensional periodic media
Graduated: MS 2011
Next position: PhD student at Texas A&M, working with Jean-Luc Guermond
Current position: US Army Corps of Engineers Research and Development
Aron Ahmadia

Aron Ahmadia

Research Scientist, 2009-2012
Next position: research scientist at the US Army Engineer Research and Development Center
Current position: Senior Manager, Data Science, Capital One