Jan S. Hesthaven

EPFL SB-DO
PH A2 364 (Bâtiment PH)
Station 3
CH-1015 Lausanne

EPFL SB MATH MCSS
MA C2 652 (Bâtiment MA)
Station 8
CH-1015 Lausanne

Web site: Web site: https://mcss.epfl.ch/

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Education

Master of Science

Computational Physics

Technical University of Denmark

01/91-08/91

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Numerical analysis

Technical University of Denmark

08/92-08/95

Doctor Technices (dr.techn)

Computational Mathematics

Technical University of Denmark

11/2009


Awards

NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship

US National Science Foundation

1995

Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship

Alfred P Sloan Foundation, US

2000

Manning Assistant Professorship

Brown University, US

2001

NSF Career Award

US National Science Foundation

2002

Gutenberg Chair

Gutenberg Foundation, France

2012

Elected SIAM Fellow

Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics, US

2014

Publications

Infoscience publications

Teaching & PhD

Teaching

Mathematics

PhD Programs

Doctoral Program in Mathematics

Doctoral Program in Physics

Courses

Numerical methods for conservation laws

Introduction to the development, analysis, and application of computational methods for solving conservation laws with an emphasis on finite volume, limiter based schemes, high-order essentially non-oscillatory schemes, and discontinuous Galerkin methods.