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Paul K.
Newton 
University of Southern California
Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
Los Angeles, California 900891191
RRB 221
Tel. (213) 7407782
Fax. (213) 7407774
newton@usc.edu
http://newton.usc.edu/


Professor
1985 Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, Brown University
1981 B.Sc., Applied Mathematics/Physics, Harvard University
19851987: Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Mathematics, Stanford University
2013: Professor, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Keck School of Medicine
1998: Professor, Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering and Department of Mathematics
19931998: Associate Professor, Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering and Department of Mathematics
2007: Visiting Professor, Department of Mathematics, Hokkaido University
2007: Visiting Professor, Department of Mathematics, UC Santa Barbara
2000: Visiting Professor, Institute for Theoretical Physics (KITP), UC Santa Barbara
2000: Visiting Professor, Control and Dynamical Systems, Caltech
19921993: Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics and Center for Complex Systems Research, Beckman Institute, University of Illinois
19871992: Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Center for Complex Systems Research, Beckman Institute, University of Illinois
1989: Visiting Assistant Professor, Division of Applied Mathematics, Brown University
Nonlinear dynamics/chaotic systems, fluid
mechanics, vortex dynamics, probabilistic game
theory, mathematical/computational modeling of
cancer metastasis, markov chain/monte carlo
modeling
R. Tiron, E. Kanso, P.K. Newton,
"Hydrodynamically coupled oscillators,"
J. Fluid Mech. 677, pp. 589606, 2011.
B. Oskouei, E.Kanso, P.K. Newton,
"Streamline bifurcations and scaling theory for a multiplewake model,"
J.of Nonlinear Mechanics 46, pp. 592601, 2011.
P. K. Newton, T. Sakajo,
"Point vortex equilibria and optimal packings of circles on a sphere,"
Proc. Roy. Soc. A, 467 no. 2129, pp. 14681490, 2011.
A. Ysasi, E. Kanso, P.K. Newton,
"Wake structure of a deformable Joukouwski airfoil,"
under review, Special Issue, Physica D, 2010.
F. Jing, E. Kanso, P.K. Newton,
"Viscous evolution of point vortex equilibria: The collinear state,"
Phys. Fluids, 22, 123102, 2010.
P. K. Newton, S. DeSalvo,
"The Shannon entropy of Sudoku matrices,"
Proc. Roy. Soc. A, 466, 19571975, 2010.
A. Barriero, J. Bronski, P.K. Newton,
"Spectral gradient flow and point vortex equilibria,"
Proc. Roy. Soc. A 466, pp. 16871702, 2010.
More publications...
American Physical Society (APS)
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
American Mathematical Society (AMS)
2011: Mellon Foundation Faculty Mentoring Award,
Viterbi School of Engineering, USC
19931994: Beckman Institute Research Fellow Award
1993: OakelyKund Teaching Award (University Finalist)
19811982: Brown University Fellowship
19781981: Harvard University Scholarship for Academic
Achievement
AME 525, 526: Engineering Analysis I, II
AME 530 a,b: Dynamics of Incompressible Fluids
AME 511: Compressible Gas Dynamics
AME 626: Singular Perturbation Methods
AME 630: Transition to Chaos in Dynamical Systems
Managing Editor: Journal of Nonlinear Science
Editorial Board: Journal of Nonlinear Science
Editorial Board: Texts in Applied Mathematics, SpringerVerlag
Center Advisory Committee: The Scripps Research Institute, LaJolla CA
Advisory Board: Strategic Analytics, Santa Fe, New Mexico
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