Joseph M. Teran
Associate Professor
jteran@math.ucla.edu

Mathematics Department
UCLA
Box 951555
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1555

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Research
My research interests include computational biomechanics/virtual surgery, computational solid and fluid mechanics, meshing, collision detection/contact modeling, multigrid methods, parallel computing and solid/fluid coupling.
Virtual Surgery

Computer Graphics


Publications


Ph.D. Students
Chenfanfu Jiang (jointly advised with Professor Demetri Terzopoulos)
Russell Howes
Siwei Zhu
Yuting Wang


Postdoctoral Scholars
Craig Schroeder


Former Students
Jan Hegemann, Ph.D. 2013.
Alexey Stomakhin (jointly advised with Professor Andrea Bertozzi), Walt Disney Animation, Ph.D. 2013.
Jeffrey Hellrung, Google, Ph.D. 2012.
Diego Assencio, Postdoc, Free University of Berlin, Ph.D. 2012.
Alejandro Cantarero, Hughes Research Laboratories, Ph.D. 2011.
Aleka McAdams, Walt Disney Animation, Ph.D. 2011.
Jacob Bedrossian (jointly advised with Professor Andrea Bertozzi), NSF Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Ph.D. 2011.
Yongning Zhu, PDI/Dreamworks, Ph.D. 2010.


Former Postdoctoral Scholars
Jinsun Sohn, Siemens.
Eftychios Sifakis, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Wisconsin.


Teaching
Math 270B, Winter 2014.