Michael Shearer

    Professor Emeritus

    Department of Mathematics and

    North Carolina State University,

    Raleigh, North Carolina 27695






Research interests:
Nonlinear hyperbolic partial differential equations; shock waves;
applications to mechanics, including: granular flow, thin liquid films.
Nonlinear dispersive equations; dispersive shock waves.


Isaac Newton Institute Programme on Dispersive Hydrodynamics

4th July 2022 to 16th December 2022


Michael Shearer, North Carolina State University

Gennady El, Northumbria University
Mark Hoefer, University of Colorado Boulder
Antonio Moro, Northumbria University

Barbara Prinari, University at Buffalo

Recent publications

Partial Differential Equations: An Introduction to Theory and Applications
by Michael Shearer and Rachel Levy.   Princeton University Press 2015

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Solutions Manual (pdf file)

Last modified: December,  2021