G. Comer Duncan

this is me, June 29 2002

Emeritus Professor of Physics
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403
email: comer.duncan@gmail.com

Research Areas of Interest

Simulation of a flow with Lorentz factor of 5, adiabatic index 5/3:

-- in collaboration with Philip Hughes , Department of Astronomy, University of Michigan. Here are a couple of early images:

Figure 1 --- this is worth a look!
Figure 2

  • Numerical Relativity
  • Immersed Boundary Method
  • Space-Time Conservation Element-Solution Element Method
  • Teaching

    • Physics 401/501: Mathematical and Computational Physics given jointly with Michael Bradie of the BGSU Philosophy Department (example syllabus from Fall 2002 course)
    • Physics 606: Computational Physics (example syllabus from Fall 2002 course)
    • Physics 433: Physics and Philosophy of Space and Time (example syllabus from Spring 1999 course)


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