TEACHING | AREAS OF INTEREST | SERVICE / MEMBERSHIP |

Calculus I, II, III | groundwater flow modeling | Mathematical Association of America |

Differential Equations & Linear Algebra | applied mathematics | Indiana Section of MAA |

Linear Algebra | potential theory | Indiana Water Resources Association |

Mathematical Models in the Life & Env. Sciences | Valparaiso Groundwater Guardian Team | |

Complex Variables | ||

Fourier Series and Boundary Value Problems | ||

Real Analysis | ||

Dynamical Systems |

- PhD. in Environmental Science from Indiana University . I studied mathematical and computer modeling of groundwater flow in the School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA) .
- M.S. in Mathematics from the University of Delaware .
- B.S. in Mathematics from Mount Union College .

- Luther, K.H. "Double Layers, Solid Angles and Cubic Splines: Fun With a Well in a Stratified Aquifer (Preliminary report)" at the annual Joint Mathematics Meetings: New Orleans, LA, Jan 5-8, 2007.
- Luther, K.H. "On-Line Calculus Courses At Valparaiso University" at the annual Joint Mathematics Meetings: New Orleans, LA, Jan 5-8, 2007.
- Luther, K.H. "Implementing Assessment Plans for Programs in Mathematics and Computer Science: What We Have Learned through Two Cycles" at the annual Joint Mathematics Meetings: New Orleans, LA, Jan 5-8, 2007.
- Luther, K.H. "A First Water Resources Class at Valparaiso University" at the Spring Meeting of the Indiana Water Resources Association, Purdue University, June 22, 2006.
- Luther, K.H. "Multilayer and 3D Modeling of Radial Collector Wells" at the 5th International Conference on the Analytic Element Method, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, May 17 2006.
- Luther, K.H. "Using On-Line Courseware to Implement Step-Wise Learning for Math Students" at the Fall meeting of the Indiana section of the Mathematical Association of America, Indiana State University, November 5-6, 2004.
- Luther, K.H.. "A Top Ten List for Students and Faculty". Spring Meeting of the Indiana Section of the MAA, Butler University, March 28-29, 2003. Resources Association, Pokagon State Park, IN, June 19-21, 2002.
- Luther, K.H.. "Meeting Future Demand While Maintaining High Water Quality in Valparaiso, IN." Spring Meeting of the Indiana Water Resources Association, Pokagon State Park, IN, June 19-21, 2002.
- Luther, K.H. "3D Flow To Radial Collector Wells in Confined and Unconfined Aquifers." Spring Meeting of the AGU, Washington D.C., May 28-31, 2002.
- Luther, K.H. "Mathematical Modeling of Groundwater Flow: A Potentially Interesting Problem", Spring Meeting of the Indiana Section of the MAA, Anderson, IN, March 22-23, 2002.
- Luther, K.H. "Interaction Between Ranney Wells and Surface Water Features: Approximate Analytic Solutions." (poster) SIAM Conference on Mathematical and Computational Issues in the Geosciences, Boulder, CO, June, 2001.
- Luther, K.H.. "Know Your Model: A Capture Zone Analysis For Valparaiso, IN Using WhAEM." Spring Meeting of the Indiana Water Resources Association, Spring Mill, IN, June 14-16, 2000.
- Luther, K.H. "An Inventory of 2D and 3D Analytic Elements." (poster) SIAM Conference on Mathematical and Computational Issues in the Geosciences, San Antonio, TX, March 24-27, 1999.
- Luther, K.H. and H.M. Haitjema. "An Approximate Analytic Solution to a Free Boundary Problem in Three-Dimensional Groundwater Flow." Annual Meeting of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Toronto, Canada, July 13-17, 1998.
- Luther, K.H. and H.M. Haitjema. "An Analytic Element Solution to Unconfined Flow Near Partially Penetrating Wells." Analytic-Based Modeling of Groundwater Flow, April 7-10 1997, Nunspeet, The Netherlands.
- Luther, K.H. and H.M. Haitjema. "Numerical Experiments on Residence Time Distributions." Spring Meeting of the Indiana Water Resources Association, Madison, IN, June 19-21, 1996.
- Luther, K.H. and H.M. Haitjema. "Modeling Residence Time Distributions in Groundwatersheds." Spring Meeting of the Indiana Water Resources Association, Spring Mill, IN, June 1-3, 1994.
- Luther, K.H. and H.M. Haitjema. "An Analytic Element Solution to Unconfined Flow Near a Partially Penetrating Well." (poster) The Spring Meeting of the Americal Geophysical Union, Baltimore, MD, May 20-24, 1994.
- Fromm, D.M., K.H. Luther, and B.J. Orchard. "Computational Efficiency in a Bistatic Range-Dependent Normal-Mode Acoustic Reverberation Model." The Spring Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Salt Lake City, UT, May 11-15, 1992. Abstract: J. Acoust. Soc. Am., 91, 2343(A), 1992.

- Bakker, M., Kelson, V. and Luther, K.H. "Multi-Layer Analytic Element Modeling of Radial Collector Wells." Ground Water} 43(6) (2005) 926-934.
- Luther,
K.H, 2002. "3D Flow to Radial Collector Wells in Confined and
Unconfined
Aquifers." Eos. Trans. AGU 83(19),
Spring Meet. Suppl., Abstract H15C-09.
- Luther, K.H. and H.M. Haitjema, 2000. "Approximate Analytic Solutions to 3D Unconfined Groundwater Flow Within Regional 2D Models." Journal of Hydrology, 226:101-117.
- Haitjema, H.M., V.A. Kelson, and K.H. Luther, 2000. "Analytic Element Modeling of Ground-Water Flow and High Performance Computing". EPA Environmental Research Brief EPA/600/S-00/001/
- Luther, K.H. and H.M. Haitjema, 1999. "An Analytic Element Solution to Unconfined Flow Near Partially Penetrating Wells." Journal of Hydrology, 226:197-203.
- Luther, K.H, 1998. Analytic Solutions to Three-Dimensional Unconfined Groundwater Flow Near Wells. PhD Thesis, Indiana University. PDF .
- Luther, K.H. and H.M. Haitjema, 1998. "Numerical Experiments on Residence Time Distributions in Heterogeneous Groundwatersheds." Journal of Hydrology, 207: 1-17.
- Haitjema, H.M., K.H. Luther, and J. Wittman, 1997. "IU-SPEA 1995-1996 Groundwater Technical Support Activities for the Indiana Department of Environmental Management."
- Haitjema, H.M., S. Mitchell-Bruker, and K.H. Luther, 1995. "Analytic Element Modeling of the Walnut Creek Watershed." Report submitted to the USDA-ARS National Soil Tilth Laboratory in fulfillment of USEPA/USDA Interagency Agreement DW12936252-01-0.
- Fromm, D.M., K.H. Luther, and B.J. Orchard, 1992. "Computational Efficiency In A Bistatic Range-dependent Normal-Mode Acoustic Reverberation Model." J. Acoust. Soc. Am., 91, 2343(A).
- Fromm, D.M. and K.H. Luther. "BiKR -- A
Range-dependent, Normal-Mode Performance Prediction Model For Bistatic
Geometries," Naval Research Laboratory Report NRL/FR/7140--95-9786.