Cockrell School of Engineering

The University of Texas at Austin

Mary F. Wheeler

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Ernest and Virginia Cockrell Chair in Engineering

Research Area:
Computational Mechanics

Phone: (512) 475-8625
Office: ACE 5.324

Ph.D., Rice University

Research Interests:

  • Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations

  • Flow and Transport in Porous Media

  • Algorithms for Massively Parallel Machines

Dr. Wheeler's expertise is in the numerical solution of coupled partial differential equations. Her research areas include modeling reactive and multiphase flows and parallel computations. She joined the Cockrell School of Engineering faculty in 1995 and has published more than 160 technical articles and reports. Dr. Wheeler is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and the recipient of the 1997 Women in Aerospace Outstanding Aerospace Educator Award.

Her Administrative Assistants are Connie Baxter, (512) 475-8625) and Liz Ray (512) 475-8636.

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