D Shirokoff

Associate Professor
Department of Mathematical Sciences
New Jersey Institute of Technology
University Heights
Newark, NJ 07102
Email: david[dot]g[dot]shirokoff[at]njit[dot]edu


Background

  • Associate Professor (2020 - Present)
    Assistant Professor (Sept. 2014 - 2020)
    Department of Mathematical Sciences
    New Jersey Institute of Technology

  • Postdoctoral Fellow (Sept. 2011 - Aug. 2014)
    Department of Mathematics and Statistics
    McGill University
    Mentors: J-C. Nave, and R. Choksi

  • Ph.D. Applied Mathematics (2011)
    Department of Mathematics
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Advisor: R. R. Rosales

  • BASc Engineering Physics (2002 - 2006)
    Part of the Division of Engineering Science
    Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering
    University of Toronto


  • Research Interests

  • Nonlinear partial differential equations (PDEs) and variational problems.
  • Numerical methods for PDEs, and variational problems.
  • Energy driven pattern formation:self-assembly, and phase transitions.
  • Fluid mechanics.