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Curriculum Vitae



Curriculum Vitae

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Contact Information

Address: University of Washington
  Lewis Hall
  Box 353925
  4182 W Stevens Way NE
  Seattle, WA 98195-3925
Email: my last name at uw dot edu
Website: askhamwhat.github.io

Education and Qualifications

2016 Ph.D. New York University (Advisor: Leslie Greengard)
2010 M.A. University of California Los Angeles
2010 B.Sc. University of California Los Angeles (summa cum laude)

Current Position

2016– Research Associate of Applied Mathematics, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Washington, Advisor: J. Nathan Kutz.

Honors, Awards, & Fellowships

2016 Wilhelm Magnus Memorial Prize, Courant Institute
2015 Dean’s Dissertation Fellowship, New York University
2010–2015 Henry M. MacCracken Fellowship, New York University
2010 Daus Award in Mathematics, University of California Los Angeles
2010 Departmental Honors Program, Highest Honors, University of California Los Angeles
2010 Departmental Scholar Program, University of California Los Angeles
2006–2010 Regents Scholar, University of California Los Angeles
2006–2010 Robert C. Byrd Scholarship

Academic Experience

2012–2015 Research Assistant, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University, Advisor: Leslie Greengard.
2015 Reader, Numerical Methods I, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University.
2014 Teaching Assistant, Analysis I, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University, Professor: Sivaram Ambikasaran.
2013 Teaching Assistant, Ordinary Differential Equations, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University, Professor: Matthew Elsey.
2012 Teaching Assistant, Ordinary Differential Equations, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University, Professor: Aleksandar Donev.
2009 Undergraduate Research Assistant, Department of Mathematics, University of California Davis, Advisors: Matthias Koeppe and Jesus De Loera.
2008 Undergraduate Research Assistant, Department of Mathematics, University of California Los Angeles, Advisors: Todd Wittman and Andrea Bertozzi.
2008–2009 Reader, Linear Algebra, Department of Mathematics, University of California Los Angeles.

Research Presentations

07/2016 Talk. Integral-Equation Methods for Inhomogeneous Elliptic PDEs (and applications), SIAM Annual Conference. Boston, MA, U.S.A.
06/2014 Poster. Volume Integrals in Complex Geometry: A Case Study of Poisson’s Equation, CBMS-NSF Conference: Fast-Direct Solvers for Elliptic PDEs, Dartmouth College. Hanover, NH, U.S.A.
12/2013 Poster. On the discretization of integral equations for divergence-form PDEs with internal layers, Integral Equations Methods: Fast Algorithms and Applications (BIRS Workshop), Banff International Research Station. Banff, Alberta, Canada.
11/2013 Talk. On the discretization of integral equations for elliptic PDEs with internal layers, Mid-Atlantic Numerical Analysis Day, Temple University. Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.

Publications

  • Travis Askham. Integral-equation methods for inhomogeneous elliptic partial differential equations in complex geometry. ProQuest LLC, Ann Arbor, MI, 2016.
  • Travis Askham and Leslie Greengard. Norm-Preserving Discretization of Integral Equations for PDEs with Internal Layers I: The One-Dimensional Case. SIAM Rev., 56(4):625–641, 2014.

Skills

  • Proficient in: Fortran77, MatLab, C99/C++, LaTeX, XHTML.
  • Familiar with: OpenMP and OpenCL (in C99), Python, PHP.
  • Operating systems: Linux, Windows, MacOS.
  • Speaks: English (native), Spanish (2006 AP Language Exam: 5/5).

CONTACT ME

Email: [my last name] [at] uw [dot] edu