Professor Tanveer has been teaching at the Ohio State University since 1989. He holds a PhD in Applied Mathematics from Caltech. His research interests include asymptotics, free boundary problems, partial differential equations and fluid mechanics and turbulence. He also has published over 70 articles in scientific journals. Needless to say, Professor Tanveer is a great member of the scientific community that has helped Jolkona cohorts as a mentor.