University of Texas at Austin
Jacob Badger



phone (512) 945-6987

Jacob Badger

CSEM Student

CSEM Graduate Fellowship

Graduate Student Electromagnetics and Acoustics Group

Centers and Groups


Jacob Badger is a CSEM PhD student with a background in mathematics and mechanical engineering. Jacob is working with Dr. Leszek Demkowicz to develop scalable high-performance adaptive solvers for Discontinuous Petrov-Galerkin (DPG) finite element methods, which will be applied to study transmodal instability in optical fibers.

B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Brigham Young University (2019)
B.S., Mathematics, Brigham Young University (2019)