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Director, Numerical Porous Media SRI Center (NumPor), Co-Director: Victor Calo
Visiting Professor, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)
Research Interest: multiscale modeling and simulations, porous media, computational mathematics
yalchin.efendiev^+kaust.edu.sa

Co-Director, Numerical Porous Media SRI Center (NumPor)

Associate Professor
Applied Mathematics & Computational Science
Earth Science & Engineering
Research Interest: computational aspects of geomechanics, fluid dynamics, flow in porous media, phase separation, fluid-structure interaction, solid mechanics, high-performance computing and visualization
victor.calo^+kaust.edu.sa
Associate Director, SRI Center on Numerical Porous Media (NumPor)
Visiting Professor, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)
Research Interest: DDDAS, parallel computing, PDEs, numerical analysis, multigrid, sparse matrices
craig.douglas^+kaust.edu.sa
Associate Director, Numerical Porous Media SRI Center  (NumPor)
Visiting Professor, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)
Research Interest: models and algorithms for multiscale and multiphysics processes, modeling and simulation of industrial processes, modeling and simulation in material science, numerical methods for PDEs and Stochastic PDEs, Multilevel Monte Carlo methods, multigrid methods, domain decomposition and multilevel preconditioners, computational fluid dynamics
oleg.iliev^+kaust.edu.sa

Research Scientists

Research Scientist, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)
Research Interest: ​Finite element methods and computational fluid mechanics
lisandro.dalcin^+kaust.edu.sa
Research Scientist, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)
Research Interest: ​Computer aided geometric design, geometric modeling & processing, kinematics, geometric computing & manufacturing
michael.barton^+kaust.edu.sa

Postdoctoral fellows

Postdoctoral Fellow, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)
Research Interest: ​High-performance computing, Multi-scale modeling
adriano.cortes^+kaust.edu.sa
​Postdoctrol fellow, Comouter, Electrical and Mathematical Science and Engineering (CEMSE)
Research Interest: ​Granular flows, Fluid structure interaction, Computational fluid dynamics
nadeem.sheikh^+kaust.edu.sa
Postdoctoral Fellow, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)
Research Interest: Partial differential equations, Homogenization, Variational convergences, Fluids in porous media, Particle fluids, ER fluids and complex flows, Stochastic analysis
Razvan.Maris^+kaust.edu.sa
Postdoctoral Fellow, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)
Research Interest: multiscale modeling of porous media, poroelasticity, high contrast media, multilevel methods
donald.brown^+kaust.edu.sa
Raghavendra Jana
Postdoctoral Fellow, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)
Research Interest: Vadose zone hydrology, soil hydraulic parameter estimation, parameter scaling, physical controls of soil hydraulic parameters and soil moisture, remote sensing, artificial and Bayesian neural networks, watershed/regional scale modeling
Raghavendra.Jana^+kaust.edu.sa
Postdoctoral Fellow, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)
Research Interest: modeling and simulation of multiphase flow in porous media, dynamic effects in capillarity, numerical methods for PDEs
galina.printsypar^+kaust.edu.sa

PhD students

PhD student, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)
Research Interest: fluid dynamics, fluid-structure interactions, multiscale modeling​
Adel.SarmientoRodriguez^+kaust.edu.sa
Phd student, Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)​
Research Interest: - Fluid mechanics - Finite element methods - Modeling of transport phenomena​
daniel.garcalozano^+kaust.edu.sa
PhD student, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)
Eden.Furtak-cole^+KAUST.EDU.SA
PhD student, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)
Research Interest: multiscale simulation, continuum and particle mesoscale methods for materials simulation, aSelf-assembly di-block copolymers, polymers thermodynamic
nicolas.chaparro^+kaust.edu.sa

PhD student, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)

Research Interest: phase-field modeling, phase transformations, computational material science
philippe.vignal^+kaust.edu.sa

Staff

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Adminstrative Assistant

farah.sinha^+kaust.edu.sa.
Administrative Assistant, Center for Numerical Porous Media SRI (NumPor SRI)
Huma.Khurram^+KAUST.EDU.SA
Business Administrator, Center for Numerical Porous Media SRI (NumPor SRI)
dongming.li^+kaust.edu.sa