S. Baskar


Associate Professor

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Research Interests
  • Hyperbolic Conservation Laws
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Nonlinear Waves
Selected Publications
  • (with Francois Coulouvrat and Regis Marchiano) Nonlinear reflection of grazing acoustical shock waves: Unsteady transition from von Neumann to Mach to Snell-Descartes reflections, to appear in J. Fluid Mech.
  • (with Phoolan Prasad) Propagation of curved shock fronts using shock ray theory and comparison with other theories, J. Fluid Mech., 523 (2005), 171-198.
  • (with Phoolan Prasad) Riemann problem for kinematical conservation laws and geometrical features of nonlinear wavefronts, IMA J. Appl. Math., 69 (2004), no. 4, 391--419.