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Dr. Sergey Yakovlev

Dr. Sergey Yakovlev - Post-Doctoral Research Associate

WEB 2654
phone (801) 587-5804
fax (801) 585-6513
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advisor Mike Kirby

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  • Ph.D. in mathematics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY (2011)
  • Equivalent of B.S. in Mathematical Methods in Economy from Nosov's Magnitogorsk State Technical University, Magnitogorsk, Russian Federation (2006)

Current Responsibilities

Implementation of the Hybridizable Discontinuous Galerkin (HDG) methods within the Nektar++ framework

Research Interests

  • Discontinuous Galerkin methods
  • Numerical methods for hyperbolic conservation laws and Hamilton-Jacobi equation
  • Numerical methods for PDEs on manifolds
  • Efficient implementation and parallelization of numerical methods for PDEs
  • Adjoint based error estimation and hp-adaptation strategies for numerical PDEs