Tarek Elgindi

Assistant Professor

Department of Mathematics

UC-San Diego


For information on each class, please consult the respective TritonEd page. 

Fall000 2017: Math 140A (Honors Introductory Analysis)

Winter 2018: Math 140B (Honors Introductory Analysis II)

Spring 2018: Math 237A (Topics in PDE)

Academic Background

Instructor, Princeton University, 2014-2017

PhD, New York University, 2009-2014 

B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2006-2009

Curriculum Vitae—here you can find some information on my academic background, published papers, invited lectures, and service. 

Recent Papers

Below is a list of a few papers I have worked on over the past year or so which are not yet published. Short summaries of these works can be found through the “Research Papers” link below. 

Finite-time Singularity Formation for Strong Solutions to the 3D Euler equations, I, II with I. Jeong. 

arXiv preprints: https://arxiv.org/abs/1708.09372 and https://arxiv.org/abs/1711.03089.

Finite-time Singularity Formation for Strong Solutions to the Boussinesq System, with I. Jeong. 

arXiv preprint: https://arxiv.org/abs/1708.02724.

On singularity formation in a Hele-Shaw model, with P. Constantin, H. Nguyen, and V. Vicol. 

arXiv preprint: https://arxiv.org/abs/1708.08490.

On the Effects of Advection and Vortex Stretching, with I. Jeong.

arXiv preprint: https://arxiv.org/abs/1701.04050.

Symmetries and Critical Phenomena in Fluids, with I. Jeong.

arXiv preprint: https://arxiv.org/abs/1610.0971.

Research Papers—here you can find most of the papers I have worked on along with a short summary of the important results and techniques.