Department of Mathematics and Statistics
1032 W. Sheridan
Chicago, IL 60660 U.S.A.
cpopovici at luc.edu
Office: BVM Hall 616
Phone: (773) 508-3581
Ph.D. in Mathematical Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University,
Ph.D. Thesis: Coupled
Perturbations and Homogenization in Phase Transitions
M.Sc. in Mathematical Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University,
B. Sc. in Mathematical Sciences, University of Craiova,
Romania, June 1997
B. Sc. Thesis: Hahn-Banach Type Theorems in Functional
FALL 2017 TEACHING:
MATH 117 Precalculus I
Perturbations and Homogenization in Phase Transitions, Ph.D.
Thesis, Carnegie Mellon University
Homogenization Result in the Gradient Theory of Phase Transitions.
CNA Report 05-CNA-009, Center for Nonlinear Analysis,
Carnegie Mellon University (2005), pp. 1-32. (with I.
singular perturbations for phase transitions. Asymptotic
Analysis Vol. 44 No. 3-4 (2005), pp. 299-325 (with I.
result in nonlinear plate theory. Communications in
Applied and Nonlinear Analysis Vol. 16 No. 3 (2009),
the asymptotic behavior of variable exponent power-law functionals
and applications. Ricerche di Matematica Vol. 59
No. 2 (2010), pp. 207-238. (with M. Bocea and M. Mihailescu)
Variational principles in
L-infinity with applications to antiplane shear and plane stress
plasticity. Journal of Convex Analysis Vol. 18
No. 2 (2011), pp. 403-416. (with M. Bocea)