Brian Van Koten
I am a postdoctoral scholar in the department of statistics at the University of Chicago.
- Office: GCIS 214E
- email: firstname.lastname@example.org
I specialize in numerical analysis.
Currently, I am working with
on the development of methods for simulating rare events.
These methods apply to a broad range of problems
in materials science, biology, and chemistry. I am also interested in
atomistic-to-continuum couplings, which are methods for the simulation of
defects in crystalline materials.
- Xingjie Helen Li, Christoph Ortner, Alexander V. Shapeev, and Brian Van Koten.
Analysis of Blended Atomistic/Continuum Hybrid Methods.
- Brian Van Koten and Christoph Ortner.
Symmetries of 2-lattices and second order accuracy of the Cauchy--Born model.
Multiscale Modeling and Simulation , 11(2):615--634, 2013.
- Mitchell Luskin, Christoph Ortner, and Brian Van Koten.
Formulation and optimization of the energy-based blended quasicontinuum method.
Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering ,
- Brian Van Koten, Xingjie Helen Li, Mitchell Luskin, and Christoph Ortner,
A Computational and Theoretical Investigation of the Accuracy of Quasicontinuum Methods.
Numerical Analysis of Multiscale Problems,
volume 83 of
Lect. Notes Compu. Sci. Eng. Springer, 2012.
- Brian Van Koten and Mitchell Luskin,
Analysis of energy-based blended quasi-continuum approximations.
SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis, 49(5):2182--2209, 2011.
From my undergraduate years
- Rowena Held, Iva Stavrov, and Brian VanKoten.
(Semi-)Riemannian geometry of (para-)octonionic projective planes.
Differential Geom. Appl., 27(4):464--481, 2009.
- J. Hardin, A. Mitani, L. Hicks, and B. VanKoten.
A robust measure of correlation between two genes on a microarray.
BMC Bioinformatics, 8(1):220, 2007.
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