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Eleanor Jenkins

Associate Professor
PhD in Mathematics from North Carolina State University, 2000
MS in Mathematical Sciences from Clemson University, 1990
BS in Mathematics from Wofford College, 1988
Professional Research Interests
Numerical methods for porous media flow problems, modeling and analysis of problems in filtration and separations, simulation based optimization, sustainable agriculture
Professional Memberships
Selected Publications
  • KR Fowler, EW Jenkins, CI Ostrove, JC Chrispell, MW Farthing, MD Parno, ``A decision making framework with MODFLOW-FMP2 via optimization:  Determining trade-offs in crop selection", Environmental Modelling and Software, to appear.
  • J Bokhira, KR Fowler, and EW Jenkins, ``Modeling and optimization for crop portfolio management under limited irrigation strategies", Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, 3(1), 209--237, 2014.
  •  EW Jenkins, C Paribello, and NE Wilson, ``Discrete mass conservation for porous media saturated flow", Numerical  Methods for Partial Differential Equations, 30(2), 625--640, 2014.
  • EW Jenkins, V John, A Linke, LG Rebholz, ``On the parameter choice in grad-div stabilization for the Stokes equation", Advances in Computational Mathematics, 40(2), 491--516, 2014.
Selected Talks
  • Optimization of a Managed Aquifer Recharge Network, 2014 South Carolina Water Resources Conference, Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, Columbia, SC, October 2014.
  • Analysis of a Managed Aquifer Recharge System. 2014 SIAM Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, July 2014.
  • Look for the Mathematics. Mathematics Conference and Competition of Northern New York, Potsdam, NY, March 2014.
  • Results of Design Studies Using Derivative-Free Optimization for Multi-layered Filters. 2013 SIAM Conference on Computational Science and Engineering, Boston, MA, February 2013.
personal webpage

Helping California's berry farmers manage irrigation challenges
Last Updated: 2/24/15