Brian Gunney

  • Program Years: 1993-1996
  • Academic Institution: University of Michigan
  • Field of Study: Aerospace Engineering and Scientific Computing
  • Academic Advisor: Philip Roe
  • Practicum(s):
    Sandia National Laboratories, New Mexico (1994)
  • Degree(s):
    Ph.D. Aerospace Engineering & Scientific Computing, University of Michigan, 1996
    M.S. Aerospace Engineering, San Diego State University, 1992
    B.S. Aerospace Engineering, San Diego State University, 1988

Current Status

  • Status: Computer Scientist/Math Programmer, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • Research Area: CFD, Multi-Physics Simulations, Adaptive Mesh Refinement, Parallel Computing


Paper: Brian T. Nguyen and Philip L. Roe, "Applications of an Upwind Leapfrog Method for Electromagnetics", 10th Anual Review of Progress in Applied Computational Electromagnetics, Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society, March 1994, pp. 446-458.

Paper: "The Implementation of the Upwind Leapfrog Scheme for 3D Electromagnetic Scattering on Massively Parallel Computers", 1995
"Electromagnetic Wave Scattering Computations Using an Upwind Leapfrog Scheme", 1993.

Article: Brian T. Nguyen, "On Comparisons of Time-Domain Scattering Schemes", IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, February 1997, Vol. 39, No. 1, pp. 99-102.

Article: Brian T.N. Gunney and Yi A. Li and Peter J. Olver, "Solitary Waves in the Critical Surface Tension Model", Journal of Engineering Mathematics, 1999, Vol. 36, pp. 99-112.

Article: Brian T.N. Gunney and Andrew M. Wissink and David A. Hysom, "Parallel clustering algorithms for structured AMR", Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Volume 66 , Issue 11 (November 2006), pp. 1419 - 1430.