Guergana Petrova

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Guergana Petrova is a Bulgarian applied mathematician known for her research on numerical methods for solving differential equations. She is a professor of mathematics at Texas A&M University.

Education and career[edit]

Petrova earned bachelor's and master's degrees from Sofia University in 1991 and 1993. She moved to the US for her doctoral studies, completing a Ph.D. in 1999 at the University of South Carolina.[1] Her dissertation, Transport Equations and Velocity Averages, was supervised by Ronald DeVore.[2]

She joined the University of Michigan mathematics department as a visiting assistant professor in 1999 and then, in 2001, moved to Texas A&M.[1] At Texas A&M, she is also affiliated with the Institute for Applied Mathematics and Computational Science.[3]


  1. ^ a b Curriculum vitae, retrieved 2018-10-22
  2. ^ Guergana Petrova at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
  3. ^ "Guergana Petrova", Investigators, Texas A&M Institute for Applied Mathematics and Computational Science, retrieved 2018-10-22

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