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Research Interests

Numerical methods; scientific computing; motion of interfaces. Applications include bacterial biofilms; neurophysiology; crack propagation; and solidification, among others.

Education/Academic qualification

Mathematics, PhD, University of California, Berkeley

… → 1991

Mathematics and Applied Mathematics in Numerical Analysis, BS, University of Washington

… → 1985

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Research Output

A Dimensionally Reduced Model of Biofilm Growth Within a Flow Cell

Ford, N. & Chopp, D., Mar 1 2020, In : Bulletin of Mathematical Biology. 82, 3, 40.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Biofilm-induced bioclogging produces sharp interfaces in hyporheic flow, redox conditions, and microbial community structure

    Caruso, A., Boano, F., Ridolfi, L., Chopp, D. L. & Packman, A., May 28 2017, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 44, 10, p. 4917-4925 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 18 Scopus citations

    A locally adaptive time stepping algorithm for the solution to reaction diffusion equations on branched structures

    Kublik, R. A. & Chopp, D. L., Jun 1 2016, In : Advances in Computational Mathematics. 42, 3, p. 621-649 29 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • A novel hybrid approach for level set characterization and tracking of non-planar 3D cracks in the extended finite element method

    Sadeghirad, A., Chopp, D. L., Ren, X., Fang, E. & Lua, J., Jul 1 2016, In : Engineering Fracture Mechanics. 160, p. 1-14 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 23 Scopus citations

    In situ biomineralization and particle deposition distinctively mediate biofilm susceptibility to chlorine

    Li, X., Chopp, D. L., Russin, W. A., Brannon, P. T., Parsek, M. R. & Packman, A. I., May 1 2016, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 82, 10, p. 2886-2892 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 11 Scopus citations