A.
Shadi Tahvildar-Zadeh *Associate
Professor and Undergraduate Vice-Chair*

Rutgers,
The State University of New Jersey

Department
of Mathematics

Hill Center, Busch Campus

Piscataway NJ
08854

Phone:
(848) 445-6993

Fax:
(732) 445-5530

Email: shadi@math.rutgers.edu

Office: 305 Hill
Center, Busch

**Research interests:
**Mathematical Physics (special and general relativity, quantum
mechanics).

**Publications:**

(with S. Beheshti) Integrability and Vesture for Harmonic Maps into Symmetric Spaces, Rev. Math. Phys. (submitted June 2014, accepted April 2016) 44 pages. [arXiv: 1209:1383].

(with M. Kiessling) A novel quantum-mechanical interpretation of the Dirac equation,Jour. Phys. A (2016), 54 pages. [arXiv:1411.2296]

(with M. Kiessling) Dirac's point electron in the zero-gravity Kerr--Newman world, in Quantum Mathematical Physics, F. Finster, J. Kleiner, C. Roken, and J. Tolksdorf, eds., Birkhauser Basel, 2016. [arXiv: 1505.05552]

On a zero-gravity limit of the Kerr-Newman spacetimes and their electromagnetic fields Jour. Math. Phys. 56, 042501 (2015) [arXiv:1410.0416]

(with Michael Kiessling) The Dirac point electron in zero-gravity Kerr--Newman spacetime Jour. Math. Phys. 56, 042303 (2015) [arXiv:1410.0419]

(with S. Beheshti) Dressing with control: Using integrability to generate desired solutions to Einstein's equations. in The sine-Gordon Model and its Applications, Springer International Publishing, 2014. 207-231. [arXiv:1312.5253]

On the static spacetime of a single point charge, Reviews in Mathematical Physics, 23 No. 3 (2011) 1-38. [arXiv:1012.1400]

(with M. Kiessling) On the relativistic Vlasov-Poisson system, Indiana University Math Journal, Vol. 57, No. 7 (2008), 3177—3207 [arXiv:0708.1760v3].

(with N. Burq, F. Planchon & J. Stalker) Strichartz estimates for wave and Schroedinger equations with potentials of critical decay, Indiana University Math Journal, Vol. 53, No. 6 (2004), 1667-1682 [arXiv:math.AP/0401019].

(with J. Stalker) Scalar waves on naked singularity backgrounds, Classical and Quantum Gravity, Vol. 21, 2831--2848 (2004) [arXiv:gr-qc/0401011].

(with N. Burq, F. Planchon & J. Stalker) Strichartz estimates for the wave and Schroedinger equations with the inverse-square potential, Journal of Functional Analysis Vol. 203, 519--549, (2003). [arXiv:math/0207152]

(with J. Stalker & F. Planchon) Dispersive Estimate for the Wave Equation with the Inverse-Square Potential, Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems, Vol. 9, No. 6, 1387--1400, (2003).

(with J. Stalker & F. Planchon) L^p Estimates for the Wave Equation with the Inverse-Square Potential, Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems, Vol. 9, N0. 2, 427--442, (2003).

(with Yan Guo) Formation of singularities in relativistic fluid dynamics and in spherically symmetric plasma dynamics, Contemporary Mathematics, Vol. 238, 151--161, (1999). [arXiv:math/9807136]

Relativistic and non-relativistic elastodynamics with small shear strains, Ann. Inst. H.~Poincare Phys. Theor., Vol. 69, No. 3, 275--307, (1998).

(with T. Cazenave & J.~Shatah) Harmonic maps of the hyperbolic space and development of singularities for wave maps and Yang-Mills fields, Ann. Inst. H.~Poincare Phys. Theor. Vol. 68, N0. 3, 315--349, (1998).

(with A. Schlatter & M.~Struwe) Global existence of the equivariant Yang-Mills flow in four dimensions, Amer. J. Math. , Vol. 120, 117--128, (1998).

(with J. Shatah) On the stability of stationary wave maps, Comm. Math. Phys., Vol. 185, 231--256, (1997).

(with J. Shatah) On the Cauchy problem for equivariant wave maps, Comm. Pure Appl. Math., Vol. XLVII, 719-754, (1994).

(with D. Christodoulou) On the asymptotic behavior of spherically symmetric wave maps, Duke Math. Jour., Vol. 71, No. 1, 31-69, (1993).

(with D. Christodoulou) On the regularity of spherically symmetric wave maps, Comm. Pure Appl. Math., Vol. XLVI, 1041-1091, (1993).

(with J. Shatah) Regularity of harmonic maps from the Minkowski space into rotationally symmetric manifolds, Comm. Pure Appl. Math., Vol. XLV, 947-971, (1992).

*Last
updated: June 2016*