Igor Tsukerman's Research Page
Computer simulation of nanoscale and molecular-scale systems:
Metamaterials. Effective medium theory. Backward waves and negative refraction.
Long-range electrostatic interactions in heterogeneous media and electrolytes.
Wave propagation in photonic crystals.
Nano-optics: plasmon-enhanced optical systems with molecular-scale resolution.
Assembly of micro- and nanoparticles.
Flexible Local Approximation MEthods (FLAME), a new Finite Difference calculus with nanoscale applications. Schemes for wave propagation and scattering: Cartesian grids without 'staircase' effects.
Applied Finite Element Analysis, Multigrid Methods and Generalized FEM.
Overlapping finite elements for problems with movement (electric machines, nondestructive testing).
Finite Element Theory: a priori error estimates.
Formulations of electromagnetic problems.
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