Assistant Professor

Dr Shweta Srivastava

Department of Mathematics


  1. Partial differential equations
  2. Numerical analysis
  3. Computational fluid dynamics
  4. Finite element methods
  5. Stabilization scheme



IIT Guwahati
MSc (Mathematics & Computing)


Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore


  • Sep 2020-Jan 2021 | Postdoctoral researcher | IISc Bangalore
  • May 2018-Dec 2019 | Visiting researcher | Instituto de Matematica y Ciencias Afines (IMCA), Lima, Peru.
  • July 2018-Dec 2018 | Guest Professor | Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (PUCP) Lima, Peru

Professional Services

  • Dr. Shweta Srivastav delivered an invited talk at the Department of Mathematics University of Concepcion, Chile on 12th August 2021 (YouTube Link:

Research Interest

  • Stabilization schemes for convection dominated PDEs in time dependent domains, computational fluid dynamics, discontinuous Galerkin (dG) time discretizations, finite element methods, viscoelastic fluid flows, fractional PDEs.

Awards & Fellowships

  • GATE 2012 (AIR 18)
  • JAM 2009 (AIR 207)
  • MCA 2009 (AIR 16)


  • ALE-SUPG finite element method for convection-diffusion problems in time-dependent domains: Conservative form, Applied Mathematics and Computation, Sashikumaar Ganesan, Shweta Srivastava
  • On the temporal discretizations of convection dominated convection-diffusion equations in time-dependent domains, Shweta Srivastava, Sashikumaar Ganesan, Pro-Mathematica.
  • Local projection stabilization with discontinuous Galerkin method in time applied to convection dominated problems in time-dependent domains”, ’Shweta Srivastava, Sashikumaar Ganesan’, BIT Numerical Mathematics, DOI 10.1007/s10543-019-00783-2.

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