Education is not the filling of a pail, it is the lighting of a fire. - W. B. Yeats

Simon Tavener

Dr. Simon Tavener

Associate Dean for Academics, College of Natural Sciences
Professor, Department of Mathematics
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO 80523

Phone (970) 491-6645
Fax (970) 491-6639
Office 100 Statistics Building


(1) Fluid mechanics
(2) Numerical bifurcation methods for continuum mechanics

(1) A posteriori error analysis and adaptivity
(2) Sensitivity and inverse sensitivity analysis
(3) Deformation and flow in poroelastic media







Freshman Calculus: While at Penn State I was also associated with efforts to develop laboratory experiments for freshman calculus.

OCCAM I have greatly enjoyed two visiting fellowships at the Oxford Center for Collaborative Applied Mathematics in Spring 2010 and Fall 2011.

SIAM I am currently Secretary of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

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