Dr Quoc Thong Le Gia is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Mathematics and Statistics, UNSW. His research interests include Numerical Analysis, Approximation Theory; Partial Differential Equations; and Stochastic Processes.
- PhD in Mathematics, (Texas A&M University, 2003)
- MS in Mathematics, (Texas A&M University, 2000)
- BSc in Mathematics and Computer Science, UNSW, 1998
- Approximation of functions on the unit sphere
- Numerical methods for partial differential equations on spheres and surfaces
- Numerical methods for stochastic partial differential equations
- Partial differential equations with random coefficients
- ARC Discovery Project (together with Prof Ian Sloan, UNSW and Prof Zdzislaw Brzezniak, York) "Uncertainty on spheres and shells: mathematics and methods for applications" (2018-2020).
Current Student Projects (PhD and Honours)
- Multiscale methods for PDEs on spheres and bounded domains
- Approximation of random fields on the unit sphere
Advice for prospective students
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TEACHING & OUTREACH
Courses I teach
MATH2301: Mathematical Computing
MATH3121: Mathematical Methods for Partial Differential Equations
AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS
L. F. Guseman Prize in Mathematics, Texas A\&M University, April, 2003.