Ph.D., 2005, Cornell University, Applied Mathematics
Numerical analysis of partial differential equations and scientific computing; Local behavior of numerical methods; Discontinuous Galerkin methods for second order elliptic problems, Stokes systems, singularly perturbed problems, conservation laws, and elasticity; Hybridizable and mixed finite element methods; Elliptic problems on nonsmooth domains.
Comfort and Urry Family Fund Prize, 2013
NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2005
Ford Foundation and Cornell-Sloan Fellowships, 1999
CSULB’s Outstanding Graduate in Mathematics, 1999