Životopis/Biography

Suncica Canic
 
Official Contact Inforamtion
Institution: University of Huston
Department Name: Department of Mathematics
Position : Full Professor of Mathematics
Street And Number : 622 PGH Building ,  Houston, Texas 77204-3476 ,  United States
Official Phone ,  Official Fax : 713 743 3466 ,  713-743-3466
E-mail canic@math.uh.eduof canic@math.uh.edu
Web http://www.math.uh.edu/~canic
  mathematics (Mathematics.Natural Sciences)
Education
1992
State University of New York at Stony Brook, PhD,
New York ,  United States
1986
University of Zagreb, MA,
Zagreb ,  Croatia (Hrvatska)
1984
University of Zagreb BA,
Zagreb ,  Croatia (Hrvatska)
Employment Positions
2003 - 2003 Invited Visiting Professor
University of Lyon1 ,  Lyon ,  France

1998 - 1999 Associate Professor of Mathematics
Iowa State University ,  Iowa ,  United States

1998 - 2003 Associate Professor of Mathematics
University of Houston ,  ,  United States

1997 - 1997 Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
SUNY Stony Brook ,  , 

1996 - 1996 Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
University of Houston ,  Houston ,  United States

1993 - 1993 Fields Institute Fellow,
The Fields Institute ,  Waterloo ,  Canada

1992 - 1992 Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
University of Houston ,  Houston ,  United States

1992 - 1998 Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Iowa State University ,  Iowa ,  United States

1989 - 1992 Research Assistant
SUNY Stony Brook ,  , 

- 2001 Invited Visiting Professor
University of Lyon1 ,  Lyon ,  France

- 2004 Visitor
Stanford University ,  , 

- 2003 Full Professor of Mathematics
University of Houston ,  ,  United States

Academic Positions
Teaching
Guest teacher
- 1999 invited talk in the minisymposium entitled ``Mathe,  SIAM Geosciences meeting ,  ,  San Antonio , 
- 1999 Invited talk in the minisymposium entitled ``Bound,  1999 AMS Annual Meeting ,  ,  Atlanta , 
- 2000 Talk title: ``Research in Applied Mathematics'' ,  Research for Underaduates Class ,  University of Houston ,  ,  Houston ,  United States
- 2000 Talk title: ``Free Boundary problems in Proving St,  PDE Seminar ,  University of Houston ,  ,  Houston ,  United States
- 2000 Invited talk in the minisymposium on Conservation ,  Pacific Rim Dynamical Systems Conference ,  ,  Maui , 
- 2000 Minisymposium Talk: ``Regular Reflection of Weak S,  2000 SIAM Annual Meeting in Puerto Rico ,  ,  Puerto Rico , 
- 2000 Invited Lecture ,  Second Croatian Mathematical Congress ,  ,  Zagreb ,  Croatia (Hrvatska)
- 2000 Invited talk in a Special Session on Fluid Dynamic,  2000 AMS Southeastern Section Meeting ,  ,  Lafayette , 
- 2000 Invited Lecture: ``Proving Existence of Transonic ,  HYP2000: International Conference on Hyperbolic Problems 2000 , 
- 2000 Minisymposium talk on Nonexistence of Riemann solu,  Pacific Rym Dynamical Systems Conference (SIAM) , 
- 2000 Talk title: "On the Self-Similar Solutions in 2-D ,  Oberwolfach Workshop on Hyperbolic Conservation Laws Dafermos & LeVeque organizers , 
- 2000 Lecture: ``Pulsaltile blood flow modeled by a hype,  European Conference on Applied Mathematics and Industrial Flows (AMIF) ,  ,  Il Ciocco ,  Italy
- 2001 ,  UH PDE seminar talk: "A hyperbolic conservation law in modeling blood flow before and after endovascular repair , 
- 2001 Research presentation: "Stent design for the repai,  UH Third Annual Research and Scholarship Day , 
- 2001 Invited talk in the Special Session on Conservatio,  Joint Mathematics Meetings (AMS) in New Orleans ,  ,  New Orleans ,  United States
- 2001 Presentation "On the optimal stent design for endo,  AAA Minisimposium at the conference New Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine ,  Houston Medical Center ,  ,  Houston ,  United States
- 2001 Minisymposium talk "A model of blood flow through ,  SIAM Life Sciences 2001 ,  ,  Boston ,  United States
- 2001 Minisymposium talk "The two-dimensional wave equat,  AMS Annual Meeting in San Diego ,  ,  San Diego , 
- 2002 Plenary Lecture:"Mixed Hyperbolic-Elliptic Problem,  International Conference on Hyperbolic Problems, HYP2002 ,  California Institute of Technology ,  , 
- 2002 Minisymposioum talk:"Shock waves in hemodynamics".,  International Conference on Dynamical Systems and Differential Equations, ,  ,  Wilmington , 
- 2002 Minisymposium talk:"Proving existence of transonic,  Joint AMS and Italian Mathematical Society Meeting ,  ,  Pisa ,  Italy
:: :: - :: :: Invited lecture:"A model of blood flow through the,  Conference "Nonlinear Differential Equations, Mechanics and Bifurcation", ,  Duke University ,  , 
:: :: - :: :: Minisymposium talk: "Modeling Blood flow through t,  SIAM Annual Meeting in Philadelphia ,  ,  Philadelphia ,  United States
:: :: - :: :: Talk title:"Two-dimensional Riemann problems arisi,  Colloquium lecture at the State Universtity of New York at Stony Brook ,  State Universtity of New York ,  Applied Mathematics and Statistics Department ,  New York ,  United States
- 2002 Scientific Computing Seminar at Brown University ,  Brown University ,  , 
- 2002 ,  BioMathematics Seminar talk at NCState University ,  NCState University ,  ,  Raleigh , 
- 2002 ,  Applied Mathematics Seminar talk at the University of North Carolina ,  University of North Carolina ,  ,  Chapel Hill ,  United States
- 2002 Talk title: "Blood Flow Through Axi-Symmetric Arte,  Applied Mathematics Seminar Lecture at the University of Washington ,  University of Washington ,  ,  Seattle ,  United States
:: :: - :: :: Applied Mathematics Colloquium at the University of Southern California ,  University of Southern California ,  ,  Los Angeles ,  United States
- 2002 Title: "Self-Similar Solutions to 2-D Riemann Prob,  PDE Seminar Lecture at the University of California ,  University of California ,  ,  Los Angeles ,  United States
- 2003 Invited Talk in a Minisymposium at the 21st ,  IFIP TC 7 Conference on System Modeling and Optimisation, ,  ,  Sophia Antipolis ,  France
- 2003 Talk in the minisymposium on Kinetic Theory and Re,  ICIAM 2003 Annual Meeting ,  ,  Sydney ,  Australia
- 2003 Talk in the minisymposiu on Blood Flow,  ICIAM 2003 Annual Meeting ,  ,  Sydney ,  Australia
- 2003 (Invited Talk) ,  Workshop on Multiscale Methods and Applications ,  Oberwolfach Mathematical Institute ,  ,  Germany
- 2003 (Key-note Speaker). ,  Symposium on Modeling of Physiological Flows ,  Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne ,  ,  Lausanna ,  Switzerland
- 2003 (Plenary Speaker) ,  Workshop on Multi-dimensional Euler equations and conservation laws ,  ,  Pittsburgh ,  United States
- 2004 (Plenary Speaker) ,  SIAM Meeting on Partial Differential Equations , 
Congres
Projects
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Optimal design of stents used in cardiovascular procedures (Large interdisciplinary project) Dr. D. Rosenstrauch, M.D, Dr. Z. Krajcer, M.D., Dr. Ravi-Chandar, Prof. Roland Glowinski, ,  , 

(non-surgical treatment of aortic abdominal aneurysm; experimental use of stents coated with genetically engineered auricular chondrocytes in coronary angioplasty)
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Modeling and analysis of equations arising in blood flow through compliant arteries Andro Mikelic ,  , 

(incompressible flows, fluid-structure interaction)
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Analysis of solutions to multi-dimensional systems of quasilinear hyperbolic conservation laws Eun Heui Kim, Barbara Lee Keyfitz. ,  , 

(compressible flows, weak shock reflection by a wedge, nonlinear wave interactions)
Publications
Articles
Sunčica   Čanić
A. Mikelic
Effective equations modeling the flow of a viscous incompressible fluid through a long elastic tube arising in the study of blood flow through small arteries SIAM J. Appl. Dyn. Sys. ,  3 2003 2
431-463
Sunčica   Čanić
E. H. Kim
Mathematical Analysis of the Quasilinear Effects in a Hyperbolic Model of Blood Flow through Compliant Axisymmetric Vessels Mathematical Methods in Applied Sciences ,  14 ,  2003 ,  26
1161-1186
Sunčica   Čanić
E. H. Kim
A Class of Quasilinear Degenerate Elliptic Problems Journal of Differential Equations ,  1 2003 ,  189
71-98
Sunčica   Čanić
A. Mikelic
Effective Equations Describing the Flow of a Viscous Incompressible Fluid Through a Long Elastic Tube Comptes Rendus Mechanique Acad. Sci. Paris 330 ,  2002
661-666
Sunčica   Čanić

Nonexistence of Riemann solutions for a quadratic model deriving from petroleum engineering Nonlinear Analysis: Real World Applications ,  4 2002 3
629-665
Sunčica   Čanić
B. L. Keyfitz; Kim E.H.
A Free Boundary Problem for a Quasilinear Degenerate Elliptic Equation: The Transonic Regular Reflection of Weak Shocks Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics ,  2002 ,  LV
71-92
Sunčica   Čanić

Blood flow through compliant vessels after endovascular repair: wall deformations induced by the discontinuous wall properties Computing and Visualization in Science ,  3 2002 4
147-155
Sunčica   Čanić
B. L. Keyfitz; Kim E.H.
Mixed Hyperbolic-Elliptic Systems in Self-Similar Flows Bulletin of the Brasilian Mathematical Society ,  3 2001 ,  32
377-399
Sunčica   Čanić
G. Peters
Nonexistence of Riemann Solutions and Majda-Pego Instability Journal of Differential Equations ,  1 2001 ,  172
1-28
Sunčica   Čanić
B. L. Keyfitz; Kim E.H.
Weak shock reflection modeled by the UTSD equation Hyperbolic Problems: Theory, Numerics, Applications ,  1 2000 ,  141
217-226
Sunčica   Čanić
Mirkovic D.
A hyperbolic system of conservation laws arising in modeling endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysm Hyperbolic Problems: Theory, Numerics, Applications ,  1 2000 ,  141
227-236
Sunčica   Čanić
Keyfitz L. B.; Kim, E.H.
Free Boundary Problems for the Unsteady Transonic Small Distrubance Equation: Transonic Regular Reflection Methods and Applications of Analysis ,  2 2000 7
313-336
Sunčica   Čanić
B.L. Keyfitz; G. Lieberman
A Proof of Existence of Perturbed Steady Transonic Shocks via a Free Boundary Problem Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics LIII ,  2000
484-511
Sunčica   Čanić
D. Mirkovic
A Numerical Study of Riemann Problems for the Two-Dimensional Unsteady Transonic Small Disturbance Equation SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics ,  5 1998 ,  58
1365-1393
Sunčica   Čanić
Keyfitz, L. B.
Riemann Problems for the Two-Dimensional Unsteady Transonic Small Disturbance Equation SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics ,  2 1998 ,  58
636-665
Sunčica   Čanić

On the Influence of Viscosity on Riemann Solutions Journal of Dynamics and Differential Equations ,  1998 ,  10
109-149
Sunčica   Čanić
S. Karni
Computations of Slowly Moving Shocks Journal of Computational Physics ,  1997 ,  136
132-139
Sunčica   Čanić

Quadratic Systems of Conservation Laws with Generic Behavior at Infinity Journal of Dynamics and Differential Equations ,  3 1997 9
401-426
Sunčica   Čanić
B.L. Keyfitz
A Smooth Solution for a Keldysh Type Equation. Communications in Partial Differential Equations ,  1&2 ,  1996 ,  21
319-341
Sunčica   Čanić
B.L. Keyfitz
An Elliptic Problem Arising From the Unsteady Transonic Small Disturbance Equation Journal of Differential Equations ,  2 1996 ,  125
548-574
Sunčica   Čanić

The Role of Limit Cycles in the Stability of Shock Waves Matematica Contemporanea ,  1995 8
63-88
Sunčica   Canic
B. Plohr
Shock Wave Admissibility for Quadratic Conservation Laws. Journal of Differential Equations ,  2 1995 ,  118
293-335
Serials
Sunčica   Čanić B. L. Keyfitz; E-H. Kim
Self-similar Problems in Multi-dimensional Conservation Laws ,  Proceedings of IC-SEC Conference on Recent Advance in Computational Science and Engineering ,  ,  Singapore
2002
Sunčica   Čanić Peters, G.
On the Oscillatory Solutions in Hyperbolic Conservation Laws ,  Nonlinear Analysis: Real World Applications
2000 ,  287-314
Sunčica   Čanić Keyfitz, L. B.
Quasi-One-Dimensional Riemann Problems and Their Role in Self-Similar Two-Dimensional Problems ,  Archive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis
1998 ,  233-258
Sunčica   Čanić Keyfitz, L. B.; eds. K. Kirchgaessner, O. Mahrenholtz and R. Mennicken
A Useful Class of Two-Dimensional Conservation Laws ,  Mathematical Research 87 ,  Akademie Verlag Berlin ,  Berlin
1996 ,  133-137
Sunčica   Čanić Keyfitz, L. B.; (eds. Sturtevant, B., Schepherd J. E., Hornung H. G.)
Oblique Shock Interaction and the von Neumann Paradox ,  Shock Waves ,  World Scientific ,  Singapore
1996 ,  435-440
Sunčica   Čanić S. Keyfitz L. B., and D. Wagner; Editors: J. Glimm, M. J. Graham, J. Grove, and B. J. Plohr
A Bifurcation Diagram for Oblique Shock Interactions in the Unsteady Transonic Small Disturbance Equation ,  Hyperbolic Problems: Theory, Numerics, and Applications ,  World Scientific
1996 ,  178-187
Awards
1996 NSF Classical Analysis DMS-9413598

1996 DOE Scientific Computing DEFG0294ER25220

1999 NSF Classical Analysis DMS-9625831

2001 NSF REU Program DMS-9820501

2002 NSF Classical Analysis DMS-9970310

2003 NSF Analysis DMS-0225948

2004 Texas Higher Education Board ARP(Mathematics) 003652-0112-2001

2005 NSF (REU-Mathematical Biology) DMS-0337355

2006 NSF FRG (Mathematics) DMS-0244343

2006 NSF (Applied Mathematics) DMS-0245513

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Pool
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Cooperation
  Znanstvena suradnja;  
Expertise
Partial Differential Equations, Mathematical Hemodynamics