Faculty Profile

Dr. Sultan Sial

Associate Professor

Department Of Mathematics

Dr Sultan Sial received the MSc. Mathematics degree from Carleton University and the PhD. degree in Applied Mathematics from University of Western Ontario, Canada in 1992 and 1997. Prior to joining LUMS, he has been associated with University of Toronto, University of Western Ontario, Trent University, and Los Alamos National Lab (LANL). Dr Sial also has corporate sector experience; he has been the Vice President (Research) of Heuchera Technologies, and Vogelfrei Analytics. He has several publications, a book and book chapter in leading international journals.

Title Publication Author Year
On solitons: the biomolecular nonlinear transmission line models with constant and time variable coefficients Waves in Random and Complex Media Raza N., Murtaza I.G., Sial S., Younis M. 2017
Numerical approximation of time evolution related to Ginzburg-Landau functionals using weighted Sobolev gradients Computers and Mathematics with Applications Raza N., Sial S., Butt A.R. 2014
Numerical solutions of integro-differential equations using Sobolev gradient methods International Journal of Computational Methods Raza N., Sial S., Neuberger J.W., Ahmad M.O. 2012
Analytic solutions and conserved quantities of wave equation on torus Computers and Mathematics with Applications Jhangeer A., Qureshi M.N., Sial S., Sharif S. 2012
Numerical solution of Burgers' equation by the Sobolev gradient method Applied Mathematics and Computation Raza N., Sial S., Neuberger J.W. 2011
Approximate solutions to Poisson-Boltzmann systems with Sobolev gradients Journal of Computational Physics Majid A., Sial S. 2011
Application of Sobolev gradient method to Poisson-Boltzmann system Journal of Computational Physics Majid A., Sial S. 2010
Approximating time evolution related to Ginzburg-Landau functionals via Sobolev gradient methods in a finite-element setting Journal of Computational Physics Raza N., Sial S., Siddiqi S. 2010
Simulation study of propagation of pulses in optical fiber communication systems using Sobolev gradient and split-step Fourier methods International Journal of Computational Methods Raza N., Sial S., Siddiqi S.S. 2009
Energy minimization related to the nonlinear Schr??dinger equation Journal of Computational Physics Raza N., Sial S., Siddiqi S.S., Lookman T. 2009
Sobolev gradient approach for the time evolution related to energy minimization of Ginzburg-Landau functionals Journal of Computational Physics Raza N., Sial S., Siddiqi S.S. 2009
Recursive form of Sobolev gradient method for ODEs on long intervals International Journal of Computer Mathematics Mujeeb D., Neuberger J.W., Sial S. 2008
A Sobolev gradient algorithm for minimum energy states of s-wave superconductors - Finite element setting Superconductor Science and Technology Sial S. 2005
Energy minimization using Sobolev gradients: Application to phase separation and ordering Journal of Computational Physics Sial S., Neuberger J., Lookman T., Saxena A. 2003
A gas kinetic method for binary fluids and surfactant systems Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications Sial S., Lookman T. 1998
Semester Title Code
Spring Semester 2017-18 Doctoral Thesis Research 1702
Fall Semester 2017-18 Introduction to Formal Mathematics 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Probability 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Calculus-II 1701
Summer Semester 2016-17 Doctoral Thesis Research 1603
Spring Semester 2016-17 Scientific Computation 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Scientific Computation and Simulation 1602
Fall Semester 2016-17 Calculus-I 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Calculus-I 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Mathematical Modeling with Applications 1601
Summer Semester 2015-16 Linear Algebra with Differential Equations 1503
Spring Semester 2015-16 Advanced Calculus 1502
Fall Semester 2015-16 Calculus-I 1501
Spring Semester 2014-15 Advanced Applied Stochastic Process 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Linear Algebra with Differential Equations 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Applied Stochastic Processes 1402
  • Past Courses
    Semester Title Code
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Senior Project I 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Calculus-I 1301
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Computational Physics 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Computational Physics 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Senior Project I 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Probability 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Calculus-II 1202
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Senior Project I 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Probability 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Calculus-I 1201
    Summer Semester 2011-12 Independent Study 1103
    Summer Semester 2011-12 Independent Study 1103
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Senior Project II 1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Calculus-II 1102
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Calculus-I 1101
    Summer Semester 2010-11 Independent Study 1003
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Complex Variables 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Calculus 3 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Calculus-II 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Calculus-I 1002
    Fall Semester 2010-11 PhD Reading course Numerical Techniques 1001
    Summer Semester 2009-10 Research Units 903
    Summer Semester 2009-10 Independent Study 903
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Research Units 902
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Calculus 3 902
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Calculus-II 902
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Research Units 901
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Mathematical Methods 901
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Calculus-I 901
    Term II 2008-2009 Practical Quantitative Finance 820
    Summer Qtr 2008-09 PHD Research Units 804
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Calculus 3 803
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Calculus 2 802
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Money and Banking 802
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Research VI 703
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Relativity 703
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Probability 703
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 MATH Independent Study II 703
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 MATH Independent Study I 703
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Trade and Development 703
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Research Units V 702
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Operator Theory I 702
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Calculus-II 702
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Calculus-I 702
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08 Research Units IV 701
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08 Mechanics 701
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08 MATH Independent Study II 701
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08 Calculus-I 701
    Summer Qtr 2006-07 MATH Independent Study II 604
    Summer Qtr 2006-07 MATH Independent Study I 604
    Spring Qtr 2006-07 Differential Forms in Algebric 603
    Spring Qtr 2006-07 MATH Independent Study I 603
    Winter Qtr 2006-07 Probability 602
    Winter Qtr 2006-07 Calculus-I 602
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07 PhD Reading Course - Integer Partitions 601
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07 Calculus-I 601
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07 Pre-calculus 601
    Spring Qtr 2005-06 Mathematical Methods 503
    Winter Qtr 2005-06 Waves and Oscillations 502
    Winter Qtr 2005-06 Money and Banking 502
    Autumn Qtr 2005-06 PhD Reading Course - Mathematical Biology 501
    Autumn Qtr 2005-06 Probability 501
    Autumn Qtr 2005-06 Pre-calculus 501
    Spring Qtr 2004-05 Stochastic Processes 403
    Spring Qtr 2004-05 Mathematical Methods 403
    Winter Qtr 2004-05 Generalised Tensors with Applications 402
    Autumn Qtr 2004-05 Probability 401
    Autumn Qtr 2004-05 Ordinary Differential Equations 401