Per-Olof Persson

Associate Professor
Primary Research Area: 
Applied Mathematics
Research Interests: 
Applied Mathematics, Numerical Methods, Computational Fluid and Solid Mechanics
Contact Information
1089 Evans Hall
Office Hours: 
Spring 2017: Tu 11:10-12:00, W 2:00-3:30
persson [at] berkeley [dot] edu
+1 (510) 642-6947
Selected Publications: 
  1. P.-O. Persson, A Sparse and High-Order Accurate Line-Based Discontinuous Galerkin Method for Unstructured Meshes, J. Comp. Phys., Vol. 233, pp. 414-429, Jan 2013.
  2. S. Govindjee and P.-O. Persson, A Time-Domain Discontinuous Galerkin Method for Mechanical Resonator Quality Factor Computations, J. Comp. Phys., Vol. 231 (19), pp. 6380-6392, Aug 2012.
  3. P.-O. Persson, D. Willis, and J. Peraire, Numerical Simulation of Flapping Wings using a Panel Method and a High-Order Navier-Stokes Solver, Int. J. Num. Meth. Engrg., Vol. 89, No. 10, pp. 1296-1316, 2011.
  4. P.-O. Persson, G. Strang, A Simple Mesh Generator in MATLAB, SIAM Review, Vol. 46 (2), pp. 329-345, 2004.
  5. P.-O. Persson, J. Bonet, J. Peraire, Discontinuous Galerkin Solution of the Navier-Stokes Equations on Deformable Domains, Comput. Meth. in Appl. Mech. Engr., Vol. 198, No. 17-20, pp. 1585-1595, 2009.
  6. J. Peraire and P.-O. Persson, The Compact Discontinuous Galerkin (CDG) Method for Elliptic Problems, SIAM J. Sci. Comput., Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 1806-1824, 2008.
  7. P.-O. Persson and J. Peraire, Newton-GMRES Preconditioning for Discontinuous Galerkin Discretizations of the Navier-Stokes Equations, SIAM J. Sci. Comput., Vol. 30, No. 6, pp. 2709-2733, 2008.