


Allen
Tesdall Assistant Professor Mathematics

Allen Tesdall
Assistant Professor Office
: Building 1S
Room 224 Phone
: 718.982.3621 Fax
: 718.982.3631 allen.tesdall@csi.cuny.edu
 Degrees : Ph.D., University of California, Davis B.S., University of Arkansas
Biography / Academic Interests
: Dr. Tesdall received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Davis in 2001. His research interests include nonlinear hyperbolic partial differential equations, methods for their numerical solution, and nonlinear wave propagation.
Scholarship / Publications
: Selected publications:
1. Selfsimilar solutions for the diffraction of weak shocks (with J. Hunter), J. Comput. Sci. (4), 2013, 92100.
2. The sonic line as a free boundary (with B. Keyfitz, K. Payne, and N. Popivanov), Quart. Appl. Math. (71), 2013, 119133.
3. On the selfsimilar diffraction of a weak shock into an expansion wavefront (with J. Hunter), SIAM J. Appl. Math. (72), 2012, 124143.
4. High resolution solutions for the supersonic formation of shocks in transonic flow, J. Hyperbolic Differ. Equ. (8), 2011, 485506.
5. A continuous, twoway free boundary in the unsteady transonic small disturbance equations (with B. Keyfitz), J. Hyperbolic Differ. Equ. (7), 2010, 317338.
 

 