Kathleen A. Hoffman

Kathleen A. Hoffman
Professor of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore MD 21250
Department:  Mathematics and Statistics
Phone: (410) 455-2434
Fax: (410) 455-1066
E-mail: khoffman@math.umbc.edu

Research Interests:

Recent Papers:

  • K. Hoffman and T. Seidman, A Variational Characterization of a Hyperelastic Rod with Hard Self-contact, Nonlinear Analysis A: Theory, Methods and Applications, vol. 74, no. 16, p. 5388-5401, DOI:10.1016/j.na.2011.05.022, November 2011 [ abstract]
  • G. Clapp and K.A Hoffman, Entrainment Ranges for a Neural Model, UMBC Review,vol 12, p. 10-25, 2011
  • K. Hoffman and T. Seidman, A Variational Rod Model with a Singular Nonlocal Potential, Arch. Rat. Mech. Anal., vol 200, no 1, p 255-284, (DOI) 10\ .1007/s00205-010-0368-9, 2011 [ abstract]
  • J.P. Previte, N. Sheils, K.A. Hoffman, T. Kiemel, E. Tytell, Entrainment Ranges of Forced Phase Oscillators, J. Math. Bio., vol 62, p 589-603, DOI: 10.1007/s00285-010-0348-6, 2011 [ abstract]
  • K. Hoffman and R. Manning, An Extended Conjugate Point Theory with Application to the Stability of Planar Buckling of an Elastic Rod Subject to a Repulsive Self-potential, SIAM Mathematical Analysis, vol 41, 465-494, 2009 [ pdf ] [ abstract]
  • P. Varkonyi, T. Kiemel, K. Hoffman, A. H. Cohen and P. Holmes, On the Derivation and Tuning of Phase Oscillator Models for Lamprey Central Pattern Generators, Journal Computational Neural Science, vol 25, no 2 , 245-261, 2008 [ abstract]

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  • Maintained by: Kathleen A. Hoffman (khoffman@math.umbc.edu).