Abridged Curriculum Vitae
Charles David Levermore
24 May 2013


Positions Since Ph.D.

7/00-now: Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland
7/00-now: Professor, Institute for Physical Sciences and Technology, University of Maryland
8/01-7/06: Director, Applied Mathematics and Scientific Computation Program, University of Maryland
7/92-6/00: Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona
1/88-6/92: Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona
6/82-1/88: Mathematician, A-Division, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Recent Visiting Positions

6/10-7/10: Visiting Professor, Mathematics, Ecole Polytechnique
9/07-12/07: Center for Nonlinear Studies, Los Alamos National Laboratory
1/07-6/07: Visiting Professor, University of California at Los Angeles

Ten Select Publications

  1. The Small Dispersion Limit for the Korteweg-deVries Equation I-III,
    P.D. Lax and C.D. Levermore;
    Comm. Pure & Appl. Math. 36 (1983), 253-290, 571-593, 809-830.
  2. Fluid Dynamic Limits of Kinetic Equations II: Convergence Proofs for the Boltzmann Equation,
    C. Bardos, F. Golse and C.D. Levermore;
    Comm. Pure & Appl. Math. 46 (1993), 667-753.
  3. Hyperbolic Conservation Laws with Stiff Relaxation Terms and Entropy,
    G.Q. Chen, C.D. Levermore, and T.P. Liu;
    Comm. Pure & Appl. Math. 47 (1994), 787-830.
  4. Numerical Schemes for Hyperbolic Conservation Laws with Stiff Relaxation Terms,
    Shi Jin and C.D. Levermore;
    J. Comp. Phys. 126 (1996), 449-467.
  5. From the Boltzmann Equation to an Incompressible Navier-Stokes-Fourier System,
    C.D. Levermore and N. Masmoudi;
    Archive Rat. Mech & Anal. 196 (2010), 753-809.

  6. Remarks on the Acoustic Limit for the Boltzmann Equation,
    N. Jiang, C.D. Levermore, and N. Masmoudi;
    Commun. Partial Diff. Equations 35 (2010), 1590-1609.
  7. Diffusive Corrections to PN Approximations,
    M. Schaffer, M. Frank, and C.D. Levermore;
    Multiscale Modeling and Simulation 9 (2011), 1-28.
  8. Weakly Nonlinear-Dissipative Approximations of Hyperbolic-Parabolic Systems with Entropy,
    N. Jiang and C.D. Levermore;
    Archive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis 201 (2011), 377-412.
  9. Local Well-Posedness of a Dispersive System Beyond Navier-Stokes,
    C.D. Levermore and W. Sun;
    Indiana University Mathematics Journal 60 (2011), 517-576.
  10. Low Mach Number Limit of a Dispersive Navier-Stokes System,
    C.D. Levermore, W. Sun, and K. Trivisa;
    SIAM J. Mathematical Analysis 44 (2012), 1760-1807.

Synergetic Activities
  1. 2013-now: SIAM Vice President for Science Policy
    2002-now: SIAM Committee on Science Policy
  2. 2009-now: IPAM Science Advisory Board (SAB),
    Chair of IPAM SAB 2011-now
  3. 2004-2012: Board of Mathematical Sciences and Applications (BMSA),
    Chair of the BMSA from July 2006 to June 2012.
    Chair, Mathematics Institutes Directors Meeting, 2007-2012
  4. Chair of 2010 Committee of Visitors, Division of Mathematical Sciences, NSF
  5. Organizer of several IPAM programs and workshops,
    Participant at Fall 2011 ICERM program
Collaborators and Affiliations
  1. Collaborators over past two years: Claude Bardos (ENS-Cachan), Irene Gamba (UT Austin), Francois Golse (Ecole Polytechnique) Hailiang Liu (Iowa State), Robert Pego (CMU), Weiran Sun (Simon Fraser)
  2. Ph.D. Advisor: Peter D. Lax (NYU)
  3. Ph.D. Advisees over past five years: Weiran Sun (Simon Fraser U.), J.T. Halbert (APL, JHU), 22 Ph.D. advisees total, 3 postdoc advisees total.