Dambaru Bhatta
Professor
Office:
Phone: (956) 6653534
Email: dambaru.bhatta@utrgv.edu
Website: http://faculty.utrgv.edu/dambaru.bhatta/
Dr. Dambaru Bhatta
Dr. Bhatta works on computational and applied mathematics related problems. His research areas include fluid flow, heat and mass transfer, porous media, wave structure interaction.
Areas of Expertise
 Applied Mathematics
 Computational Mathematics
 Hear and Mass Transfer
 WaveStructure Interaction
 Numerical Solutions of Differential and Integral Equations
Education
 PhD, Applied Mathematics, Dalhousie University, 1995
 MS, Mathematics, University of Delhi, 1983
 BS, Mathematics, University of Gauhati, 1980
Currently Teaching
 MATH 6330 90L  Linear Algebra:
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 MATH 4390 06  Math Project:
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 MATH 6330 01I  Linear Algebra:
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 MATH 3349 01  Numerical Methods:
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 MATH 6330 02I  Linear Algebra:
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Selected Publications
 Dambaru Bhatta and Daniel Riahi. "Convective Fow in an Aquifer Layer," Fluids 52, no. 2 (October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2017): 119.
 M Jani, Esmail Babolian, Shahnam Javadi, and Dambaru Bhatta. "Banded operational matrices for Bernstein polynomials and application to the fractional advectiondispersion equation," Numerical Algorithms 75, no. 4 (August 2017): 10411063.
 M. Jani, D Bhatta, and S. Javadi. "Numerical solution of fractional integrodifferential equations with nonlocal conditions," Applications and Applied Mathematics 12, no. 1 (June 2017): 98111.
 Maria Munguia and Dambaru Bhatta. "Use of Cubic BSpline in Approximating Solutions of Boundary Value Problems.," Applications & Applied Mathematics 10, no. 2 (December 2015): 750771.
 Dambaru Bhatta and Daniel Riahi. "Amplitude Equation for a Nonlinear Three Dimensional Convective Flow in a Mushy Layer," Mathematics and Computing. Springer, 2015: 399–410.
 Dambaru Bhatta and Daniel Riahi. "On nonlinear three dimensional convective flow in a mushy layer," International Journal of Evolution Equations 9, no. 3 (2015): 118.
 Daniel Montez and Dambaru Bhatta. "Flow in a closed rectangular cavity with a moving lid and a dent at the bottom," International Journal of Mathematics & Computation™ 26, no. 1 (October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2015): 1–13.
 Lokenath Debnath and Dambaru Bhatta. Integral transforms and their applications, Third Edition. CRC press, 2015.
 Maria Munguia and Dambaru Bhatta. "Cubic BSpline Functions and Their Usage in Interpolation," International Journal of Applied Mathematics and Statistics 52, no. 8 (October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2014): 1–19.
 Dambaru Bhatta. "Fractional Derivatives: Computations and Applications in Differential Equations," Journal of Assam Academy of Mathematics 6, (July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 2014): 1–15.
Selected Grants and Fellowships
 Tim Huber. Pathways to Graduate School and Profesional Careers in the Mathematical Sciences, NSFSSTEM, $636,071.00 (June 2015  May 2020)
 Dambaru Bhatta. Workshops on Active Learning Strategies in Calculus and on Rigorous Numerics in Dynamics, $2,000.00 (January 2016  January 2016)
 Dambaru Bhatta. Undergraduate Research Initiative (URI), $2,000.00 (2012  2013)
 Dambaru Bhatta. Faculty Development Council (FDC), $1,500.00 (January 2013)
 Dambaru Bhatta. Faculty Development Council (FDC), Mathematical Association of America (MAA), $1,896.00 (January 2012)
 Dambaru Bhatta. Faculty Research Council (FRC), $2,600.00 (2010  2011)
 Dambaru Bhatta. Undergraduate Research Initiative (URI), $2,000.00 (2010  2011)
 Dambaru Bhatta. Faculty Research Council (FRC), $4,200.00 (2009  2010)
 Dambaru Bhatta. Faculty Development Council (FDC), Mathematical Association of America , $1,250.00 (January 2008)
 Dambaru Bhatta. Faculty Research Council (FRC), $3,000.00 (2006  2007)
Selected Presentations
 Dambaru Bhatta. "WeBWork and OneNote: Their use in Teaching/Learning," Teaching Development/TeachingRelated Research Workshop , School of Mathematical & Statistical Sciences, (April 2017)
 Dambaru Bhatta. "Computation of the Time Dependent Velocity Components for a Viscous Incompressible Fluid in a Cavity," Finite Element Rodeo, University of Houston, Houston (March 2017)
 Dambaru Bhatta. "Numerical Solution for a Transient Incompressible Viscous Fluid Flow in a Cavity," Seminar, Department of Mathematics, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati, India (January 2017)
 Dambaru Bhatta. "Transient Flow Analysis for Viscous Incompressible Fluid in a Cavity," Applied Mathematics Seminar, SMSS, Edinburg (November 2016)
 Dambaru Bhatta. "Computation of time dependent solutions for a 3D convective flow during solidification of binary alloys," Texas Partial Differential Equation Conference, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX (April 2016)
 Dambaru Bhatta. "Effect of various parameters on a 3D convective flow in solidification of binary alloys," 96th Texas Section Meeting of MAA (Mathematical Association of America), MAA (Mathematical Association of America), Nacogdoches, TX (April 2016)
 Dambaru Bhatta. "Adjoint system for a 3D convective flow in an active mushy layer," Joint Mathematics Meeting (JMM), American Mathematical Society (AMS) and Mathematical Association of America (MAA), Seattle, WA (January 2016)
 Dambaru Bhatta. "Properties of Bernstein Polynomials and Their Usage," 95th Texas Section Meeting of MAA (Mathematical Association of America), MAA (Mathematical Association of America), San Antonio, TX (April 2015)
 Dambaru Bhatta. "Computation of the Vertical Velocity Component for a Three Dimensional Convective Flow in a Mushy Layer," Texas Partial Differential Equation Conference, University of Houston, Houston, TX (March 2015)
 Dambaru Bhatta. "Amplitude Equation for a Nonlinear Three Dimensional Convective Flow in a Mushy Layer," International Conference on Mathematics & Computing (ICMC), Haldia Institute of Technology, India (January 2015)
Current Courses
 MATH 6330 90L  Linear Algebra:
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 MATH 4390 06  Math Project:
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 MATH 6330 01I  Linear Algebra:
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 MATH 3349 01  Numerical Methods:
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 MATH 6330 02I  Linear Algebra:
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Previous Courses

SPRING 2018
 MATH 3349 01  Numerical Methods:
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 MATH 4390 06  Math Project:
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 MATH 6330 01I  Linear Algebra:
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 MATH 6330 02I  Linear Algebra:
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 MATH 6330 90L  Linear Algebra:
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FALL 2017
 MATH 2413 03  Calculus I:
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 MATH 2413 03  Calculus I:
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 MATH 2413 05  Calculus I:
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 MATH 4390 07  Math Project:
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SUMMER II 2017
 MATH 3341 01I  Diff Equations:
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 MATH 3341 02I  Diff Equations:
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 MATH 6376 01I  Num Methods for PDES:
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 MATH 6376 95L  Num Methods for PDES:
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SPRING 2017
 MATH 2414 06  Calculus II:
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 MATH 2414 06  Calculus II:
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 MATH 3341 02  Diff Equations:
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 MATH 3349 01  Numerical Methods:
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 MATH 7301 06  Thesis II:
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FALL 2016
 MATH 2415 02  Calculus III:
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 MATH 2415 03  Calculus III:
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 MATH 4390 06  Math Project:
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 MATH 7301 03  Thesis II:
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SUMMER I 2016
 MATH 2413 02  Calculus I:
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 MATH 3341 01  Diff Equations:
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SPRING 2016
 MATH 1314 23  College Algebra:
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 MATH 3341 02  Diff Equations:
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 MATH 3349 01  Numerical Methods:
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 MATH 6399 01  Special Topics in Mathematics:
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 MATH 7301 01  Thesis II:
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