Graduate Students and Publications
Bruno Poggi, graduated with M.S. degree in July, 2015
 M.S. Thesis: Optimal Control of the Multiphase Stefan Problem, July, 2015, Florida Institute of Technology.
 U.G. Abdulla and B. Poggi, Optimal Control of the Multiphase Stefan Problem, European Journal of Applied Mathematics (Submitted) (2017),
Arxiv:1508.00290.
Dr. Jonathan Goldfarb, graduated with Ph.D. degree in May, 2016
 Dissertation: On the Optimal Control of the Free Boundary Problems for the Second Order Parabolic Equations, May, 2016, Florida Institute of Technology.
 U.G. Abdulla and J.Goldfarb, Frechet differentability in Besov
spaces in the optimal control of parabolic free boundary problems, Inverse and Illposed Problems (Submitted) (2016),
Arxiv:1604.00057.
Naveed Iqbal, Ph.D. student in Applied Mathematics, expected graduation in Spring 2017
 Dissertation: On the Classification of the Second Minimal Orbits of the Continuous Endomorphisms on the Real Line and Universality in Chaos,
 U.G. Abdulla, R.U. Abdulla, M.U. Abdulla and N.H. Iqbal Second Minimal Orbits, Sharkovski Ordering and Universality in Chaos,
International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, Volume 27, Number 5, May 2017,
Arxiv:1610.00814.
 U.G. Abdulla, R.U. Abdulla, M.U. Abdulla, N.H. Iqbal Classification of the
Second Minimal Odd Periodic Orbits in the Sharkovskii Ordering, SIAM Journal on Applied Dynamical Systems (Submitted) (2017),
Arxiv:1701.02695
Ms. Roqia Jeli, Ph.D. student in Applied Mathematics, expected graduation in Fall 2017
 Dissertation: On the Qualitative Theory of the Nonlinear Parabolic pLaplacian Type ReactionDiffusion Equations,
 U.G. Abdulla and R. Jeli, Evolution of Interfaces for the Nonlinear Parabolic pLaplacian Type ReactionDiffusion Equations, European Journal
of Applied Mathematics, to appear in 2017.
Arxiv:1605.07279.
Evan Cosgrove, Ph.D. student in Applied Mathematics
 U.G. Abdulla, E. Cosgrove, J. Goldfarb On the Frechet Differentiability in Optimal Control of Coefficients in Parabolic Free Boundary Problems,
Evolution Equations and Control Theory, to appear in 2017.
