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David Lasseigne

David Lasseigne


Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics & Statistics

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  • Articles

    Khan, M., Lasseigne, D. G., and Jackson, T. L. Ignition and flame structure in the boundary layer behind a shock propagating into a reactive gas.
    Lasseigne, D. G., and Touron, C. The numerical evaluation of integral equations resulting from reactive-diffusive systems.
    Lasseigne, D. G., and Adams, C. (2018). An extensible mathematical model of glucose metabolism. Part 1: The basic glucose-insulin-glucogon model, basal conditions and basic dynamics. Journal of Theoretical Biology
    Lasseigne, D. G., Jackson, T., and Jameson, L. (1999). Stability of freely propagating flames revisited. Combustion Theory and Modelling, 3 (4), pp. 591–611.
    Lasseigne, D. G., Joslin, R., Jackson, T., and Criminale, W. (1999). The transient period for boundary layer disturbances. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 381, pp. 89–119.
    Lasseigne, D. G., Criminale, W., Joslin, R., and Jackson, T. (1999). Towards understanding the mechanism of receptivity and bypass dynamics in laminar boundary layers.
    Criminale, W., Jackson, T., Lasseigne, D. G., and Joslin, R. (1997). Perturbation dynamics in viscous channel flows. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 339, pp. 55–75.
    Duck, P. W., Lasseigne, D. G., and Hussaini, M. Y. (1997). The effect of three-dimensional freestream disturbances on the supersonic flow past a wedge. Physics of Fluids, 9 (2), pp. 456–467.
    Criminale, W., Lasseigne, D. G., and Jackson, T. L. (1997). Vortex perturbation dynamics. Studies in Applied Mathematics, 98 (2), pp. 99–120.
    Kozusko, F., Lasseigne, D. G., Grosch, C. E., and Jackson, T. (1996). The stability of compressible mixing layers in binary gases. Physics of Fluids, 8 (7), pp. 1954–1963.
    Duck, P. W., Lasseigne, D. G., and Hussaini, M. (1995). On the interaction between the shock wave attached to a wedge and freestream disturbances. Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics, 7 (2), pp. 119–139.
    Criminale, W., Jackson, T., and Lasseigne, D. G. (1995). Towards enhancing and delaying disturbances in free shear flows. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 294, pp. 283–300.
    Criminale, W. O., Jackson, T. L., and Lasseigne, D. G. (1994). Evolution of Three Dimensional Disturbances in a Three-Dimensional Stagnation Point Flow. J. Fluid Mechanics, 270, pp. 331-347.
    Hu, F. Q., Jackson, T., Lasseigne, D. G., and Grosch, C. E. (1993). Absolute–convective instabilities and their associated wave packets in a compressible reacting mixing layer. Physics of Fluids A: Fluid Dynamics, 5 (4), pp. 901–915.
    Hu, F. Q., Jackson, T., Lasseigne, D. G., and Grosch, C. E. (1993). Induced Mach wave–flame interactions in laminar supersonic fuel jets. Physics of Fluids A: Fluid Dynamics, 5 (2), pp. 422–427.
    Lasseigne, D. G., and Hussaini, M. Y. (1993). Interaction of disturbances with an oblique detonation wave attached to a wedge. Physics of Fluids A: Fluid Dynamics, 5 (4), pp. 1047–1058.
    Roberts, C. A., Lasseigne, D. G., Olmstead, W., and others (1993). Volterra equations which model explosion in a diffusive medium. Journal of Integral Equations and Applications, 5 (4), pp. 531–546.
    Lasseigne, D. G., Jackson, T., and Hu, F. Q. (1992). Temperature and suction effects on the instability of an infinite swept attachment line. Physics of Fluids A: Fluid Dynamics, 4 (9), pp. 2008–2012.
    Lasseigne, D. G., and Olmstead, W. (1991). Ignition or nonignition of a combustible solid with marginal heating. Quarterly of Applied Mathematics, 49 (2), pp. 303–312.
    Lasseigne, D. G., Jackson, T. L., and Hussaini, M. Y. (1991). Nonlinear interaction of a detonation/vorticity wave. Physics of Fluids A: Fluid Dynamics, 3 (8), pp. 1972–1979.
    Lasseigne, D. G., and JACKSON, T. (1991). Stability of a non-orthogonal stagnation flow to three dimensional disturbances(Final Report).
    Lasseigne, D. G., and Olmstead, W. (1990). Stability of a viscoelastic Burgers flow. SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics, 50 (2), pp. 352–360.
    Lasseigne, D. G., and Olmstead, W. (1989). The effect of perturbed heating on the ignition of a combustible solid. International Journal of Engineering Science, 27 (12), pp. 1581–1587.
    Lasseigne, D. G. (1988). Asymptotic analysis of a volterra integral equation. Applied Mathematics Letters, 1 (3), pp. 251–254.
    Lasseigne, D. G., and Olmstead, W. (1987). Ignition of a combustible solid with reactant consumption. SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics, 47 (2), pp. 332–342.
    Lasseigne, D. G., and Olmstead, W. (1983). Ignition of a combustible solid by convection heating. Zeitschrift für Angewandte Mathematik und Physik (ZAMP), 34 (6), pp. 886–898.
  • Books

    Lasseigne, D. G. A first course in ordinary differential equations.
  • Book Chapters

    Jameson, L., Jackson, T., and Lasseigne, D. G. (1995). Wavelets as a numerical tool.Modeling in Combustion Science (pp. 221–226). Springer.
  • Presentations

    Lasseigne, D. G. (September, 1999). Towards Understanding the Mechanism of Receptivity and Bypass Dynamics in Laminar presented at IUTAM 99 Symposium on Laminar-Turbulent Transition Sedona, Arizona.
    Lasseigne, D. G. (September 09, 1999). Towards Understanding the Mechanism of Receptivity and Bypass Dynamics in Laminar Nofolk, Virginia.
    Lasseigne, D. G. (February 18, 1999). Adventures in Root Finding Newport News, Virginia.
    Lasseigne, D. G. (1996). Integrals Which Can’t be Solved in Closed Form Norfolk, Virginia.
    Lasseigne, D. G. (1994). Response of Reactive Flows to Disturbances .
    Lasseigne, D. G. (1992). An Applied Mathematics Approach to Detonations Norfolk, Virginia.
    Lasseigne, D. G. (December, 1991). Oblique Detonations St. Petersburg, Florida.
    Lasseigne, D. G. (July, 1991). Strain-Rate Sensitivity Asymptotics and Shear Band Formation Oral Presentation presented at ICIAM Washington D.C..
    Lasseigne, D. G. (December, 1990). Stability of a Non-orthogonal Stagnation Flow to Three Dimensional Disturbances Oral Presentation presented at Program of the Division of Fluid Dynamics.
    Lasseigne, D. G. (August, 1990). Activation Energy Asymptotics and Shear Band Formation Oral Presentation presented at Explomet ’90 La Jolla, Ca.
    Lasseigne, D. G. (July, 1990). Ignition in the Boundary Layer Behind a Shock Propagating into a Reactive Gas Oral Presentation presented at SIAM Annual Meeting Chicago, Ill.
    Lasseigne, D. G. (December, 1989). Application of High Activation-Energy Asymptotics to Shear Band Formation– Effect of Density Perturbations Oral Presentation presented at Department of Engineering Science and Applied Mathematics Evanston, Illinois.
    Lasseigne, D. G. (September, 1988). Application of High Activation-Energy Asymptotics to Shear Band Formation Champaign, Illinois.
    Lasseigne, D. G. (July, 1988). The Effects of Compressibility on a Non-orthogonal, Stagnation-point Flow Impinging on a Hot or Cold Isothermal Plate Reading of Creative Work/Performance presented at SIAM 1988 Annual Meeting Minneapolis, Minnesota.
    Lasseigne, D. G. (July, 1988). Asymptotic Analysis of Volterra Integral Equations: Application of Heat Transfer Paper presented at SIAM Annual Meeting Minneapolis, Minnesota.
    Lasseigne, D. G. (October, 1987). The Effects of Reactant Consumption on the Ignition of a Combustible Solid by Convection Heating Paper presented at SIAM 35th Anniversary Meeting Denver, Colorado.
  • 1982: EXXON Teaching Fellowship, EXXON Educational Foundation
  • 1981: Royal E. Cabell Fellowship, NorthWestern University
  • 1980: Tau Beta Pi Society
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Levinstein, I. B.; Keyes, D.; Lasseigne, D. G.; Zahorian, S.; Stanley, W. "Computer Science, Engineering, and Mathematics Scholarships Program (CSEMS)" $220,000. Federal. 2000 - 2002
    , "Investigation of Shear-Ban Formation Using High Actuvation Energy Asymptotics" . October, 1990 - October, 1992