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Mathematics and Computer Science
Areas of Specialization
Theory of nonlinear waves; nonlinear stability theory of viscous and convection flows; pattern formation theory; convection in systems with interface; microgravity phenomena; nannofluids.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Northwestern University, 2010
PhD in Mathematics, Technion, Israel, 2008
MS in Mathematics, Technion, Israel, 2003
BS in Physics, Samara State University, Russia, 1996
Selected Honors and Administrative Positions
Excellence award for Postdoc fellows studying abroad, Department of Mathematics, Technion, Israel 2009
Research Prize in honor of Prof. Moshe Israeli for the work “Numerical Simulations of Marangoni Phenomena in Nanofluids.”
Selected Courses Taught
Podolny, A., Nepomnyashchy and A.Oron, “Rayleigh-Marangoni Instability of Binary Fluids with Small Lewis Number and Nano-Fluids in the Presence of the Soret Effect,” Fluid Dynamics and Materials Processing, 6, 13-40, (2010).
Podolny, A., Nepomnyashchy and A. Oron, “Long-wave Coupled Marangoni-Rayleigh Instability in Math a Binary Liquid Layer in the Presence of the Soret Effect,” Math. Model. Nat. Phenon., Vol. 3, No 1, 1-26, (2008).
Selected Conference Presentations
Mathematical Modeling of Cell Biopreservation by Desiccation, SIAM Annual meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 2010.
“Marangoni Convection in Binary and Nanofluids in the Presence of the Soret Effect.” , Russell Berrie Nantechnology Institute, Winter School, Dead Sea, Israel.
“Marangoni Convection in Binary and Nanofluids in the Presence of the Soret Effect.” The Seventh EUROMECH Fluid Mechanics Conference, University of Manchester, Great Britian, September, 2008.
“Marangoni Convection in Binary and Nanofluids in the Presence of the Soret Effect.” Eighth International Meeting on Thermodiffusion, Gustav-Stresemann-Institut, Bonn, Germany.