Netra Khanal


(813) 257-3650



401 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33606

Building Location

SC 244

Meet Netra Khanal

Chair/Associate Professor, Mathematics

Education: 1994 Tribhuvan University, Nepal, B.S.
1996 Tribhuvan University, Nepal, M.S.

2004 Oklahoma State University, M.S.
2009 Oklahoma State University, Ph.D.

Courses Taught:

College Algebra
Business Calculus

Calculus I

Calculus II

Probability and Mathematical Statistics

Ordinary Differential Equation

Partial Differential Equation

Career Specialties: Netra Khanal's research interests are in the field of partial differential equations. He is also interested in ordinary differential equations, numerical analysis, application of mathematics in business, finance and economics, and mathematical and statistical modeling.

Professional and Community Activities:

Netra Khanal is an author of many published papers. His first paper on the Kawahara equation was published in Nonlinearity, 2008. His second paper on extended fifth order KdV type equations was published in Discrete and Continuous Dynamical System, 2009; the third paper on complex valued Burgers and KdV Burgers equations was published in Journal of Nonlinear Sciences, 2010; the fourth paper on fifth order complex KdV types equations was published in Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical. Khanal's other papers are published in Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods, Global Journal of Mathematical Sciences, International Scientific Journal of Nonlinear Analysis in Engineering System, Pi in the Sky and The Nepali Math. Science Report.

Netra Khanal also has presented research talks in different regional, national and international meetings and conferences organized by American Mathematical Society, Mathematical Association of America and American Institute of Mathematical Sciences. Khanal is a current president of Association of Nepalese Mathematicians in America. Before arriving at The University of Tampa, Khanal was an assistant professor of mathematics at University of Wisconsin Colleges. He has taught a wide range of undergraduate courses at UT, OSU, UWC and different colleges and universities in Nepal.

Honors and Awards: Dana Grants at UT
Learning Enrichment Grants at UT
Arthur M. Kaplan Award at UWC
Jeanne-Agnew Outstanding Teaching award at OSU
Graduate College Research Fellowship at OSU
Jeanne-Agnew Fellowship at OSU
Hazel-Bucy Scholarship at OSU