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Shirley Pomeranz, PhD

Shirley Pomeranz, PhD
Associate Professor of Mathematics
College of Engineering & Natural Sciences
Mathematics
918-631-2990 Keplinger Hall Room 3165

Education

PhD – University of Massachusetts, Amherst MS – University of Connecticut MS – New York University BA – Barnard College

Bio

Research Interests

Boundary Element Methods and Finite Element Methods
Numerical Methods

Teaching Interests

Boundary Element Method
Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations
Numerical Methods
Differential, Integral, and Multivariate Calculus

Publications

  • Pomeranz, Shirley. “Error Estimation Using Richardson Extrapolation with Boundary Element Method Results in a Dirichlet Problem for the Laplace Equation.” The Eleventh International Conference on Integral Methods in Science and Engineering (IMSE 2010) Proceedings, 2011. 326–338. Print.

  • Pomeranz, Shirley. “Tradeoffs in Using Mathematica Templates in an Introductory Numerical Methods Course.” 2013 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference Proceedings, 2013. Print.

  • Pomeranz, Shirley. “A Note on Transforming a Plane Strain First Kind Fredholm Integral Equation into an Equivalent Second Kind Equation.” The Thirteenth International Conference on Integral Methods in Science and Engineering (IMSE 2014) Proceedings, 2015. 483–493. Print.

  • Pomeranz, Shirley. “Richardson Extrapolation Applied to Boundary Element Method Results in a Dirichlet Problem for the Laplace Equation.” International Journal of Computer Mathematics 88.11 (2011): 2306–2330. Print.

  • Pomeranz, Shirley. “Aitken’s Delta-Squared Method Extended.” Cogent Mathematics Journal 4.1 (2017): Article: 1308622. Print.

Courses Taught

  • Calculus III
  • Introduction to Numerical Methods

Professional Affiliations

  • Mathematical Association of America
  • Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
  • American Mathematical Society
  • American Society for Engineering Education
  • Association for Women in Mathematics

Awards & Honors

  • NASA JOVE Program, NASA Langley Research Center
  • NASA-ASEE-Case-Ohio Aerospace Institute-Lewis Summer Faculty Fellowship Program
  • Editorial Advisory Board Member
  • The University of Tulsa, Tau Beta Pi Teacher of the Month
  • The University of Tulsa College of Engineering and Natural Sciences Kermit E. Brown Award for Teaching Excellence
  • ASEE National Board of Directors Member and Professional Interest Council (PIC) III Chair
  • ASEE Mathematics Division Distinguished Educator and Service Award – 2005