### Recent NEWS

- (Sept 2015) A. Donev gets promoted to Associate
Professor of Mathematics.

- (April 29th 2015) Courant Ph.D. student Steven Delong
successfully defended his thesis "Temporal Integrators
for Langevin Equations with Applications to Fluctuating
Hydrodynamics and Brownian Dynamics" under the
supervision of A. Donev.

- (July 1st 2014) A. Donev is awarded a three-year NSF grant DMS-1418706 by the Division of Mathematical Sciences of the National Science Foundation.
- (April 16th 2013) Read popular science "new
faces" article about A. Donev.

- (May 8th 2012) A. Donev is awarded a five-year Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science Early Career Research Program.
- (Jan. 11th 2012) A. Donev is awarded a three-year Air
Force's
Young Investigator Research Program award.

- (June 2011) A. Donev is awarded a three-year NSF grant DMS-1115341
by the Division of Mathematical Sciences of the National
Science Foundation.

### Recent preprints

- "
**Hydrodynamics of Suspensions of Passive and Active Rigid Particles: A Rigid Multiblob Approach**", F. Balboa Usabiaga, B. Kallemov, B. Delmotte, A. Pal Singh Bhalla, B. E. Griffith and A. Donev, submitted to J. Chem. Phys., 2016 [ArXiv:1602.02170].

### Selected Presentations

- "
**Rigid Multiblob Methods for Stokesian Suspensions of Rigid Particles**", invited talk at CECAM workshop on Hydrodynamic Fluctuations in Soft-Matter Simulations, Monash University Prato Centre, February 11th 2016 - "The Truth about diffusion (in liquids)", seminar given at UMD College Park, October 28th 2015.
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**Fluctuating Hydrodynamics of Reactive Fluid Mixtures**", invited talk at the workshop on Molecular and Chemical Kinetics (MOLKIN'15), Berlin, Germany, Sept 2015. - "
**Fluctuating hydrodynamics of complex fluid flows**", review given at the CECAM Workshop on Molecular Dynamics meets Fluctuating Hydrodynamics, Miraflores, Spain, May 11th 2015. - "
**Brownian Suspensions of Rigid Particles**", minisymposium on Hydrodynamics at Small Scales, SIAM CSE15, Salt Lake City, Utah, March 18th 2015. - "
**An Immersed Boundary Method for Suspensions of Rigid Bodies**", NA Courant Seminar, Dec 5th 2014.

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**Brownian Dynamics without Green's Functions**", minisymposium on Particle Methods for Micro- and Nano-flows at ECFD VI, July 21st 2014, Barcelona, Spain.

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**Computational Modeling of Reaction-Diffusion Systems: From particle to hydrodynamic simulations**", CEA Saclay seminar, July 18th, 2014.

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**Multiscale models of diffusive mixing: from giant fluctuations to Fick's law**", invited talk at the Multiscale Computational Methods in Materials Modelling Meeting (MCM3), June 18th 2014, ICMS, Edinburgh, UK. - "Low Mach Number Fluctuating Hydrodynamics of Diffusively Mixing Fluids", talk given at the minisymposium on Hydrodynamics of Complex Fluids at the Micro and Nano-Scales, SIAM CSE13 Conference, Boston, February 2013.
- "Computational
Fluctuating
Hydrodynamics Modeling of Giant Fluctuations",
presentation given at the Department of Physics at
Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy, November 2012.

- "Stochastic Simulation of Complex Fluid Flows", talk at the Workshop on Multiscale Modeling in Soft Condensed Matter held at the KITP institute, UCSB, April 2012. Some movies can be found here.
- "Diffusive Transport Enhanced by Thermal Velocity Fluctuations", seminar at U.N.E.D., Madrid, Spain, October 2011 and also minisymposium on Fluctuating Hydrodynamics, ICIAM 2011, Vancouver, Canada, July 2011.
- "A Hybrid
Particle-Continuum Method Coupling a Fluctuating Fluid
with Suspended Structures", plenary talk at the AMS
von Neumann Symposium, Snowbird, Utah, July 6th 2011.

- "Finite-Volume Schemes for Fluctuating Hydrodynamics", Courant Numerical Analysis Seminar, March 2011.
- "An Event-Driven Kinetic Monte Carlo Algorithm for Reaction-Diffusion Systems", Courant Graduate Student Seminar, December 2010.