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Vladislav Bukshtynov, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Applied Mathematics
Department of Mathematical Sciences
Florida Institute of Technology

Frederick C. Crawford Bldg, 314
(321) 674-7157
vbukshtynov@fit.edu


Research Interests

  • Applied Mathematics, Scientific Computing
  • Numerical Optimization, Control Theory
  • Mathematical Modeling for Industrial Applications
  • Inverse Problems
  • Modeling and Analysis of PDEs
  • Computational Fluid Mechanics

Education

  • 2012 | PhD in Computational Engineering and Science, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
  • 1999 | MSc in Computer Science (with honors), Vitebsk State University, Belarus
  • 1997 | BSc in Mathematics and Physics, Vitebsk State University, Belarus

Professional Experience

  • 2018 (Jun - Jul) | Visiting Assistant Professor (2 weeks), Dept. of Energy Resources Engineering, Stanford University, CA.
  • 2017 (Jun - Jul) | Visiting Assistant Professor (4 weeks), Dept. of Energy Resources Engineering, Stanford University, CA.
  • 2016 (Jul - Aug) | Visiting Assistant Professor (2 weeks), Dept. of Energy Resources Engineering, Stanford University, CA.
  • 2015 - 2016 | Visiting Assistant Professor, Dept. of Mathematical Sciences, Florida Institute of technology, FL.
  • 2012 - 2015 | Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Dept. of Energy Resources Engineering, Stanford University, CA. Project "Production and History Matching Optimization using Automatic Differentiation Techniques" (funded by Smart Fields Consortium, Stanford University)
  • 2008 - 2012 | Research Assistant, Dept. of Mathematics & Statistics, McMaster University, Canada. Project "Computational Methods for the Optimal Reconstruction of Material Properties in Complex Multiphysics Systems" (in collaboration with General Motors of Canada)
  • 2000 - 2002 | Research Assistant, Lykov Heat & Mass Transfer Institute, Minsk, Belarus. Project "The Physical and Mathematical Description of Processes of the Heat and Mass Transfers in Human Skin at Photodynamic Tumors Therapy" (grant of the Belarussian Fund of Fundamental Research)

Honors and Awards

  • 2018 | NSF/CBMS Travel Award to attend 2018 NSF-CBMS, Jackson State University, MS
  • 2017 | NSF/SIAM Early Career Travel Award to attend SIAM GS17, Erlangen, Germany
  • 2017 | NSF/AMS Travel Award to attend MCA 2017, Montreal, Canada
  • 2012-2015 | Smart Fields Consortium Postdoctoral Research Fellowship. Energy Resources Engineering Dept., Stanford University
  • 2013 | The 2012 Cecil Graham Doctoral Dissertation Award. Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society (CAIMS)
  • 2011 | Applied Mathematics Perspectives (AMP 2011) Poster Competition - Second Prize. Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society (CAIMS)
  • 2011 | Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS). Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, Ontario, Canada
  • 2010 | Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS). Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, Ontario, Canada

Professional Activities and Training

  • 2018 | Computational Methods in Optimal Control. Conference Board of the Mathematical Sciences (NSF-CBMS) Conference/workshop, Jackson State University, MS, US
  • 2014 | Topics in Control Theory. Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) New Directions Short Course, University of Minnesota, MN, US
  • 2013 | History Matching and Conditioning Reservoir Models to Dynamic Data. Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) training course, The Woodlands, TX, US
  • 2012 | Fundamentals of Reservoir Simulation. Summer Program in Energy Resources Engineering, Stanford University Petroleum Re-search Institute (SUPRI), Stanford, CA, US
  • 2011 | Multiphase and Multiphysics Problems. Summer School, Riemann International School of Mathematics (RISM), Verbania, Italy
  • 2011 | Challenges in Applied Control and Optimal Designs. OPTPDE Summer School, Basque Center for Applied Mathematics (BCAM), Bilbao, Spain
  • 2010 | High Performance and Technical Computing. SHARCNET Summer School, Sheridan Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Oakville, Canada
  • 2010 | Analytical and Numerical Problems in Fluid Dynamics and Applications. Intensive Period Summer School, Istituto Nazionale di Alta Matematica Francesco Severi (INdAM), Catania, Italy