People

Prof. Victor Manuel Calo

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

Associate Professor
Applied Mathematics & Computational Science
Earth Science & Engineering

Research Interests

computational aspects of geomechanics, fluid dynamics, flow in porous media, phase separation, fluid-structure interaction, solid mechanics, high-performance computing and visualization

Selected Publications

 

  • H. Gomez, T.J.R. Hughes, X. Nogueira, and V.M. Calo, "Isogeometric analysis of the isothermal Navier-Stokes-Korteweg equations" Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 199(25-28), pp.1828–1840, 2010.
  • M. Paszynski, D. Pardo, C. Torres-Verdin, L. Demkowicz, and V.M. Calo, "A parallel direct solver for the self-adaptive hp finite element method," Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, 70, pp. 270–281, 2010.
  • Y. Bazilevs, C. Michler, V.M. Calo, and T.J.R. Hughes, "Isogeometric variational multiscale modeling of wall-bounded turbulent flows with weakly enforced boundary conditions on unstretched meshes," Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 199(13-16), pp. 780-790, 2010.
  • M.C. Hsu, Y. Bazilevs, V.M. Calo, T.E. Tezduyar, and T.J.R. Hughes, " Improving stability of stabilized and multiscale formulations in flow simulations at small time steps," Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 199(13-16), pp. 828–840, 2010.
  • Y. Bazilevs, V.M. Calo, J.A. Cottrell, J.A. Evans, T.J.R. Hughes, S. Lipton, M.A. Scott, and T.W. Sederberg, "Isogeometric analysis using T-splines," Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 199(5-8), pp. 229–263, 2010.
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Education Profile

  • 2005, Ph.D. Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University
  • 2001, M.S. in Geomechanics, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University
  • 1998, P.E. Civil Engineering, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina

Professional Profile

  • 10/2013- Present, Associate Professor,King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, KSA
  • 09/2009 - 09/2013,  Assistant Professor, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, KSA
  • 07/2012 - 08/2012, Visiting Professor, Los Andes University, Bogota, Colombia
  • 12/2010 - 05/2011Visiting Professor, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas
  • 06/2010, Visiting Professor, Los Andes University, Bogota, Colombia
  • 09/2008 - 08/2009Visiting Professor, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas
  • 01/2005 - 09/2008Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas
  • 09/2002 - 12/2004, Research Assistant , University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas