John Evans
Assistant Professor • Jack Rominger Faculty Fellow
Smead Aerospace Engineering Sciences

University of Colorado Boulder
3775 Discovery Drive, Room 361
Boulder, Colorado 80303, USA

Focus Area

Computational Mechanics

Research Interests

Computational Fluid Dynamics, Structural Dynamics, and Fluid-Structure Interaction • Computational Acoustics and Electromagnetics • Structure-Preserving Discretizations • Isogeometric, Finite Element, and Spectral Element Methods • Multiscale/Stabilized Methods • Turbulence Modeling and Simulation • Reduced-Order Modeling • Computational Design Optimization

Educational Background

Ph.D., Computational and Applied Mathematics, The University of Texas at Austin, 2011
M.S., Computational and Applied Mathematics, The University of Texas at Austin, 2008
M.S., Applied Mathematics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2006
B.S., Mathematics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2006

Professional Background

September 2015 to Present: Affiliated Faculty, Applied Mathematics, University of Colorado Boulder
August 2013 to Present: Assistant Professor, Smead Aerospace Engineering Sciences, University of Colorado Boulder
June 2013 to August 2013: Visiting Assistant Professor, Smead Aerospace Engineering Sciences, University of Colorado Boulder
January 2012 to August 2013: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, The University of Texas at Austin

Selected Awards

Simons Visiting Professor, Oberwolfach Research Institute, 2019
Clarivate Analytics Highly Cited Researcher (Among Top 1% Worldwide in Computer Science Citations), 2016, 2017, 2018
Jack Rominger Faculty Fellowship, College of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Colorado Boulder, 2017 - Present
United States Oberwolfach Fellow, 2016
Senior Member, American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics, 2015
Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2012 - 2013
Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship, 2006 - 2010