John Strain

Primary Research Area: 
Applied Mathematics
Additional Research Areas: 
Mathematical Analysis
Research Interests: 
Applied mathematics, Numerical analysis, Fast algorithms, Materials science
Contact Information
1099 Evans Hall
Office Hours: 
Head Major Advising Wed 2-4, Math 118 Wed 3-4 and Thurs 12-2: in 891 Evans
strain [at] math [dot] berkeley [dot] edu
+1 (510) 642-3656
Selected Publications: 
  1. Chen, Tianbing and Strain, John (2008). Piecewise-polynomial discretization and Krylov-accelerated multigrid for elliptic interface problems. J. Comput. Phys. 227 No.16, 7503-7542. [MR] [GS?]
  2. Beale, J. Thomas and Strain, John (2008). Locally corrected semi-Lagrangian methods for Stokes flow with moving elastic interfaces. J. Comput. Phys. 227 No.8, 3896-3920. [MR] [GS?]
  3. Strain, John (2007). Locally-corrected spectral methods and overdetermined elliptic systems. J. Comput. Phys. 224 No.2, 1243-1254. [MR] [GS?]
  4. Vijalapura, Prashanth K. and Strain, John and Govindjee, Sanjay (2005). Fractional step methods for index-1 differential-algebraic equations. J. Comput. Phys. 203 No.1, 305-320. [MR] [GS?]
  5. Strain, John and Zworski, Maciej (2004). Growth of the zeta function for a quadratic map and the dimension of the Julia set. Nonlinearity 17 No.5, 1607-1622. [MR] [GS?]