Vladimir Zdravkov Tomov

Email: tomov2@llnl.gov
Phone: +19254226704

Vladimir Tomov is a computational mathematician at the Center for Applied Scientific Computing. His research interests include finite element methods for multi-material ALE and radiation hydrodynamics, high-order mesh optimization. He is involved in the ETHOS, MFEM and BLAST projects.

Vladimir joined Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in 2014 after earning a Ph.D. in Mathematics from Texas A&M University. The topic of his dissertation was Entropy Viscosity Method for Lagrangian Hydrodynamics and Central Schemes for Mean Field Games.


Selected Publications

with V. Dobrev, Tz. Kolev, R. Rieben. Multi-material closure model for high-order finite element Lagrangian hydrodynamics, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids 82(10):689-706, 2016

with G.-L. Guermond, B. Popov. Entropy–viscosity method for the single material Euler equations in Lagrangian frame, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering 300:402-426, 2016.