Christina C. Christara

Research specialisation and interests
  • Scientific computing, computational mathematics
  • Numerical methods, analysis and computation
  • Parallel computation
  • High Performance Computing
  • Mathematical software
  • Numerical solution of Partial Differential Equations
  • Solution of large sparse linear systems
  • Numerical weather and climate prediction
  • Applications of numerical methods to science, engineering and finance

Current position: Professor CV


Ph.D. Computer Science Purdue University W. Lafayette, Indiana, U.S.A. 1988
M.Sc. Computer Science Purdue University W. Lafayette, Indiana, U.S.A. 1986
B.Sc. Mathematics Aristotle University Thessaloniki, Greece 1982


  • Spring 2024
  • Fall 2023 (links are for older versions)
  • Spring 2023
  • Fall 2022
  • Spring 2022
  • Fall 2021
  • Spring 2021
  • Fall 2020
  • Past Courses

    Selected Publications

    Supervised students' theses

    Other publications of possible interest

    You may also be interested in looking at the www site of the Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing Group of the Department of Computer Science at the University of Toronto. Alternatively, you have anonymous ftp access to the respective ftp site, by connecting to, logging in as anonymous and changing to directory na.

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    E-mail: ccc SYMBOL_AT cs DOT toronto DOT edu
    Telephone number: +1 416 978 7360
    Fax number: +1 416 946 7132 or +1 416 978 1931
    Office: BA 4226, Bahen Center for Information Technology,
    40 St. George Street
    Mailing address: Professor Christina Christara
    Department of Computer Science
    University of Toronto
    40 St. George Street
    Toronto, Ontario M5S 2E4

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