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Jeremy Ims

Doctoral Student

Department of Aerospace Engineering
Computational Thermal‑Fluids Laboratory
Advisor: Dr. Z.J. Wang


(Spring 2017) -- Math 126: Calculus II lab, Tues Thur, 9:00 - 9:50 am, Strong 356
(Fall 2016) -- Math 104: Precalculus, MTWThF, 1:00 - 1:50 pm, Learned 3154


M.S. (Honors) in Aerospace Engineering, University of Kansas, 2015 -- subspecialty: Scientific Computing, Computational Fluid Dynamics
B.S. (Highest Distinction) in Mathematics, University of Kansas, 2013
B.S. (Highest Distinction) in Physics (Departmental Honors), University of Kansas, 2013
B.S. (Highest Distinction) in Astronomy (Departmental Honors), University of Kansas, 2013


National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow
Barry M. Goldwater Scholar
KU Yarick-Morgan Prize for Excellence
2012 Putnam Competition: Highest Score at KU
KU Undergraduate Research Award
National Merit Scholar


Ims, J., Duan, Z., & Wang, Z. J. (2015). meshcurve: An automated low-order to high-order mesh generator. In 22nd AIAA Computational Fluid Dynamics conference.

Software Release

MeshCurve -- See website for additional information.

Research Interests

Computational fluid dynamics (CFD)
High-order meshing
General computational physics & astrophysics
Numerical partial differential equations
Numerical linear algebra
Computer graphics
Parallel programming and GPGPU computing


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Theater -- acting, singing, and dancing -- Most recent stage appearance was Theatre Lawrence's summer 2016 musical Guys and Dolls.

Tap dance performance & choreography