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David Ambrose

David M. Ambrose, PhD

Associate Department Head
Graduate Adviser
Department of Mathematics
Office: Korman Center 290
Phone: 215.895.6247

Additional Sites:


  • BS, Mathematics and Economics, Carnegie Mellon University, 1997
  • MS, Mathematics, Carnegie Mellon University, 1997
  • MA, Mathematics, Duke University, 1999
  • PhD, Mathematics, Duke University, 2002

Curriculum Vitae:

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Research Interests:

  • Applied analysis and scientific computing for nonlinear systems of partial differential equations, especially free-surface problems in fluid dynamics


David Ambrose earned his PhD in 2002 from Duke University, under the supervision of J. Thomas Beale. Before joining Drexel, he was a Courant Instructor at NYU's Courant Institute and a faculty member at Clemson University.