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Faculty Directory » Peter Staab


Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2019
Wednesday 11:00am - 12:00pm
Thursday 9:45am - 10:45am
Friday 1:30pm - 2:30pm
(Or by appointment)

Office Information:

Room Number: EDG 301E
Phone: (978) 665-4857

Courses Taught:

Finite Mathematics (MATH 1200)
Precalculus (MATH 1300)
Informal Math Modeling (MATH 1600)
Technical Calculus (MATH 2100)
Calculus I (MATH 2300)
Calculus II (MATH 2400)
Methods of Applied Mathematics (MATH 3500)
Ordinary Differential Equations (MATH 3550)
Math Seminar (MATH 3900)
Operations Research (MATH 4400)
Mathematical Modeling (MATH 4450)
Numerical Analysis (MATH 4500)


Ph.D., University of Colorado Boulder, 1998

Research Interests:

Image Processing
Fluid Mechanics
Dynamical Systems
Numerical Analysis
Partial Differential Equations
Mathematical Pedagogy

Representative Publications:

"Flow Kinematics of Spruce Creek Rock Glacier, Colorado," Journal of Glaciology

"Thermal Dynamics in a Cylinder with Sidewall Mass Addition," SIAM Journal of Applied Mathematics

"Three-Dimensional Flow in a Cylinder with Sidewall Mass Addition," Physics of Fluids

"Acoustically Generated Vorticity in an Internal Flow," Journal of Fluid Mechanics

"Axisymmetric Acoustic-Rotational Flow Model of a Cylinder with Sidewall Mass Assition," Physics of Fluids

"Three-Dimensional, Unsteady Acoustic-Shear Flow Dynamics in a Cylinder with Sidewall Mass Addition," Physics of Fluids

Professional Affiliations:

MAA - Mathematical Association of America
AMS - American Mathematics Society