Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Thomas Lewis
Assistant Professor


Office: Petty 141
Email address:
Starting year at UNCG: 2013
Office hours: M 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM, W 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM


Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of Tennessee (2013)


Summer Session 2, 2016
  • MAT 292-11 LEC (Calculus II), MTWR 10:10-12:10, Petty Building 227
Fall, 2016
  • MAT 190-01 LEL (Experimental Course: Precalculus), F 12:00-12:50, Petty Building 313, TR 12:30-1:45, Petty Building 224
  • MAT 727-01 LEC (Linear Algebra Matrix Theory), TR 2:00-3:15, Nursing, Moore Building 329

Research Interests

Computational Mathematics, Applied Math

Selected Recent Publications

  • T. Lewis. Distributional derivatives and the stability of discontinuous Galerkin finite element approximation methods, to appear in Elec. J. Diff. Eq., 2015.
  • X. Feng and T. Lewis. Mixed interior penalty discontinuous Galerkin methods for fully nonlinear second order elliptic and parabolic equations in high dimensions, Numer. Methods Partial Differential Equations, 30(5):1538-1557, 2014.
  • T. Lewis and M. Neilan. Convergence analysis of a symmetric dual-wind discontinuous Galerkin method, J. Sci. Comput. 59(3):602-625, 2014.
  • X. Feng and T. Lewis. Local discontinuous Galerkin methods for one-dimensional second order fully nonlinear elliptic and parabolic equations, J. Sci. Comput. 59(2):129-157, 2014.
  • X. Feng, C. Kao, and T. Lewis. Convergent finite difference methods for one-dimensional fully nonlinear second order partial differential equations, J. of Comp. and Appl. Math. 254:81-98, 2013.

Brief Bio

Dr. Lewis earned a Ph.D. in 2013 from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, and he joined the faculty at UNCG the same year. His research focuses on numerical PDEs and applied mathematics.