Mohyeedden Sweidan

Sweidan, Mohyeedden

Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics

College: College of Science, Mathematics, and Health

Department: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

Phone: 304-384-5217

Discipline: Mathematics

Room: Science 100C

Box: F-12

Sweidan, Mohyeedden


Mohyeedden Sweidan is an assistant professor in mathematics. He earned his doctorate in applied mathematics from Central Michigan University. He studies how to develop and analyze numerical methods for free boundary problems, and modeling and simulation of angiogenesis and tumor growth.


  • Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, Central Michigan University, 2020
  • M.S. in Mathematics, University of Jordan, 2006
  • B.S. in Mathematics, University of Jordan, 2004


Research Interests

Numerical methods for free boundary problems. Numerical methods for partial differential equations. Numerical analysis.

Dissertation Title: Numerical methods for variable coefficient problems and applications in tumor growth.

  • Sweidan, M., Chen, X., & Zheng, X. (2020). The Shortley–Weller scheme for variable coefficient two-point boundary value problems and its application to tumor growth problem with heterogeneous microenvironment. Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 376, 112874. doi: 10.1016/
  • Zheng, X., & Sweidan, M. (2019). Analysis of Ghost-Fluid Method with Cubic Extrapolation for Two-Point Boundary Value Problem. International Journal of Numerical Methods and Applications, 18(1), 19–58. doi: 10.17654/nm018010019
  • Zheng, X., & Sweidan, M. (2018). A mathematical model of angiogenesis and tumor growth: analysis and application in anti-angiogenesis therapy. Journal of Mathematical Biology, 77(5), 1589–1622. doi: 10.1007/s00285-018-1264-4