
Graduate Student

I am now a faculty member in the School of Computing at the University of Utah. Click here for my new webpageResearch Interests
My research focus is on largescale scientific computing and visualization, with an emphasis on the scientific cycle of mathematical modeling, computation, visualization, evaluation, and understanding.My primary research interests are:
Computational Science and Engineering Concurrent Programming Scientific Visualization Interdisciplinary Collaboration across Computer Science, Engineering, and Applied Math Computational Steering High Performance Computing
Research Project Areas
 Use of Discontinuous Galerkin Methods for Compressible Flows
 Mesh Movement Algorithms for Moving Geometry Computations
 Spectral Vanishing Viscosity for LargeEddy Simulation
 Modeling of the "Energy Harvesting Eel"
 Modeling of Microfluidic Devices
 Use of Painterly Methods for Multivalued Data Representations
 Use of Interactive Immersive Environments for Understanding Biological Flows
 Computational Benchmarking
CRUNCH Group
I am a member of the CRUNCH group, the simulation science research group directed by my Ph.D advisor, Professor George Karniadakis.
Contact InformationMike Kirby
Box F, Division of Applied Mathematics
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
Office: (401) 8633694
FAX: (401) 8633369
kirby@cfm.brown.edu
Last updated 01/26/02