Experts

Richard Braun



Richard Braun

Professor

Mathematical Sciences


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Areas of Expertise

  • Applies mathematics to biology. Researches phase changes in matter and the dynamics of films.
  • Interests include the dynamics of the tear film on the surface of the eye. Also works on dynamics of thin fluid films, phase change in solids, liquids and gases.
  • Works closely with optometrists to explain their observations and data from experiments imaging the ocular surface.
  • Utilizes numerical and perturbation methods in applied mathematics.

Contact Information

302-831-1869

rjbraun@udel.edu