Hector D. Ceniceros 
Professor of Mathematics
Vice-Chair for Graduate Affairs

Partner of the  Complex Fluids Design Consortium
Faculty Advisor of the UCSB SACNAS Chapter
Faculty Advisor of the UCSB SIAM Chapter

Research Interests:

  • Numerical Analysis.
  • Complex fluids and soft materials.
  • Numerically stiff and multiscale systems.
  • Free boundary problems.
  • Data Science.

Profesional Preparation:


Positions Held:

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Editorial Activities: Honors:

  • Science Without Borders Special Research Fellow, 2014-2016, Brazil.
  • Diego Bricio plenary speaker, XXIV National School of Optimization and Numerical Analysis (ENOAN), CIMAT, Guanajuato, 2014.
  • Plenary speaker, American Mathematical Society, Western Section, Spring 2011 Meeting, Las Vegas NV, 2011.
  • Keynote speaker, Davis SIAM Research Conference, Davis CA, 2010.
  • Plenary speaker, XX National School of Optimization and Numerical Analysis (ENOAN), Morelia, 2010.
  • Faculty Career Development Award. University of California Santa Barbara, 2003.
  • The Mochizuki Teaching Award, University of California Santa Barbara, 2002.

  • Former Graduate Students:

     PhD:
              William Lyons
              Harley Klein
    Rudimar Nos
    Robert  Sentinella
    George Mohler
    Erin Lennon
    Tanya Chantawansri
    Jordan Fisher
    Daniel Salazar
    Jon Lo Kim Lin

     MA: 
             Aino Karniala
             Brandon Kerr