Professor of Mathematics,
Program Director of PhD in Engineering and Computational Mathematics,
Institute of Mathematical Sciences,
Claremont Graduate University

Research Interests

  • Surfactant driven thin film flows and biomedical applications.
  • PDE Analysis: thin film equations, stability problems in fluid dynamics.
  • Numerical Analysis: scientific computations in PDEs.
  • Applied Operator Theory: spectral theory of non-selfadjoint operators.
  • Sturm-Liouville problems with spectral parameter dependent boundary conditions.

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    PhD Program in Engineering and Industrial Applied Mathematics

    The 2018 Mathematical Problems in Industry Workshop
    Contact Information:
         Office: Institute of Mathematical Sciences North Building
         Phone: (office) +1 (909) 60-79489
         Fax:     +1 (909) 60-78261
         Email: marina.chugunova at

          Institute of Mathematical Sciences,
          Claremont Graduate University,
          1263 Dartmouth Ave.,
          Claremont, CA 91711


    "God, give us grace to accept with serenity the things that cannot be changed, courage to change the things that can be changed, and the wisdom to distinguish one from the other"

    Reinhold Niebuhr