Michael Renardy


Que faux coeur crève


Class of 1950 Professor
Mathematics Department
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA  24061-0123

E-mail: mrenardy@math.vt.edu
Phone:  (540) 231-8001
FAX:    (540) 231-5960
Office: 406 McBryde


Hit Parade Book

  • (with R.C. Rogers), An Introduction to Partial Differential Equations, Texts in Applied Mathematics 13, Springer 1993, 2004, 434 pp. This has sold over 3000 copies and is used as a graduate course textbook all over the world. how to order

    Other Books

  • (with A.S. Lodge and J.A. Nohel), Viscoelasticity and Rheology, Academic Press 1985
  • (with W.J. Hrusa and J.A. Nohel), Mathematical Problems in Viscoelasticity, Pitman Monographs and Surveys in Pure and Applied Mathematics 35, Longman 1987, 273 pp.
  • Mathematical Analysis of Viscoelastic Flows, CBMS-NSF Conference Series in Applied Mathematics 73, SIAM 2000, 104 pp. Click here to order

    Prizes and Awards

  • Bundessieger, Bundeswettbewerb Mathematik des Stifterverbandes für die deutsche Wissenschaft (1973)
  • Presidential Young Investigator Award (1985)
  • Virginia Tech Alumni Award for Research Excellence (1993)
  • Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2012)

    I am an editor of the following journals:

  • Editor, Z. angew. Math. Phys., since 1991
  • Co-Editor, Math. Meth. Appl. Sci., since 1994
  • Co-Editor, SIAM Electronic Problems and Solutions, since 1999
  • Co-Editor, Z. angew. Math. Mech., since 2005
  • Co-Editor, International Journal of Applied Mathematics and Computation, since 2008
  • Co-Editor, Evolution Equations and Control Theory, since 2011

    Membership in Professional Societies

    Research Interests (for details, see Publications):

  • Partial Differential Equations
  • Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics

    Teaching during Spring 2014:

  • Math 5226
  • Course web page for Math 2214
    Graduate program information:
  • Graduate study in mathematics
  • International masters program

    Personal details:

    See my vita.

    Kingdom of Renardy:

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