# Dr Zlatko Jovanoski

LOCATION

Room 132b PEMS South (Bldg 26) School of Physical, Environmental and Mathematical Sciences, UNSW Canberra, Australian Defence Force Academy, PO Box 7916, Canberra BC ACT 2610, AUSTRALIA

- PUBLICATIONS

## Journal articles

Huang Z; Sidhu HS; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Gubernov VV, 2017, 'Properties of combustion waves in a model with competitive exothermic reactions', *Journal of Mathematical Chemistry*, vol. 55, pp. 1187 - 1201, 10.1007/s10910-017-0733-0

Saifuddin R; Jovanoski Z; Safuan HM; Towers IN; Sidhu HS, 2017, 'Stability of a population in a model with delayed environmental response', *Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences*, vol. 12, pp. 2299 - 2303, 10.3923/jeasci.2017.2299.2303

Dose T; Jovanoski Z; Safuan HM; Sidhu H; Towers I, 2017, 'Dynamics of a discrete non-autonomous ricker model', *Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences*, vol. 12, pp. 2304 - 2309, 10.3923/jeasci.2017.2304.2309

Safuan HM; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS, 2016, 'On travelling wave solutions of the diffusive Leslie-Gower model', *Applied Mathematics and Computation*, vol. 274, pp. 362 - 371, 10.1016/j.amc.2015.10.088

Anderson C; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu H; Towers I, 2016, 'Logistic equation with a simple stochastic carrying capacity', *ANZIAM Journal*, vol. 56, pp. C431 - C445, 10.0000/anziamj.v56i0.9386

Huang Z; Sidhu HS; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Gubernov VV, 2016, 'Nonadiabatic combustion waves in a two-step competitive exothermic-reaction model', *Australia and New Zealand Industrial and Applied Mathematics (ANZIAM) Journal*, vol. 57, pp. C14 - C31, http://journal.austms.org.au/ojs/index.php/ANZIAMJ/article/view/10391/0

Huang Z; Sidhu H; Towers I; Jovanoski Z; Gubernov V, 2015, 'Reaction waves in solid fuels for adiabatic competitive exothermic reactions', *ANZIAM Journal*, vol. 56, pp. C148 - C162, 10.0000/anziamj.v56i0.9343

Triki H; Jovanoski Z; Biswas A, 2014, 'Solitary waves, shock waves and singular solitons of the generalized Ostrovsky-Benjamin-Bona-Mahoney equation', *Applied Mathematics and Information Sciences*, vol. 8, pp. 113 - 116, 10.12785/amis/080113

Triki H; Jovanoski Z; Biswas A, 2014, 'Shock wave solutions to the Bogoyavlensky-Konopelchenko equation', *Indian Journal of Physics*, vol. 88, pp. 71 - 74, 10.1007/s12648-013-0380-7

Triki H; Jovanoski Z; Biswas A, 2014, 'Dynamics of two-layered shallow water waves with coupled KdV equations', *Romanian Reports in Physics*, vol. 66, pp. 251 - 261

Bhrawy AH; Biswas A; Alshaery AA; Hilal EM; Savescu M; Milovic D; Khan KR; Mahmood MF; Jovanoski Z, 2014, 'Optical solitons in birefringent fibers with spatio-temporal dispersion', *Optik*, 10.1016/j.ijleo.2014.04.025

Safuan H; Sidhu H; Jovanoski Z; Towers I, 2014, 'A two-species predator-prey model in an environment enriched by a biotic resource', *ANZIAM Journal*, vol. 54, pp. C768 - C787, 10.0000/anziamj.v54i0.6376

Asif N; Biswas A; Jovanoski Z; Konar S, 2014, 'Interaction of spatially separated oscillating solitons in biased two-photon photorefractive materials', *Journal of Modern Optics*, 10.1080/09500340.2014.951699

Bhrawy AH; Alshaery AA; Hilal EM; Jovanoski Z; Biswas A, 2014, 'Bright and dark solitons in a cascaded system', *Optik*, vol. 125, pp. 6162 - 6165, 10.1016/j.ijleo.2014.06.118

Wang GW; Xu TZ; Abazari R; Jovanoski Z; Biswas A, 2014, 'Shock waves and other solutions to the Benjamin-Bona-Mahoney-Burgers equation with dual power-law nonlinearity', *Acta Physica Polonica A*, vol. 126, pp. 1221 - 1225, 10.12693/APhysPolA.126.1221

Safuan HM; Sidhu HS; Jovanoski Z; Towers IN, 2013, 'Impacts of Biotic Resource Enrichment on a Predator-Prey Population', *Bulletin of Mathematical Biology*, pp. 1 - 15, 10.1007/s11538-013-9869-7

Safuan HM; Jovanoski Z; Towers IN; Sidhu HS, 2013, 'Exact solution of a non-autonomous logistic population model', *Ecological Modelling*, vol. 251, pp. 99 - 102, 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2012.12.016

Xu Y; Jovanoski Z; Bouasla A; Triki H; Moraru L; Biswas A, 2013, 'Optical solitons in multi-dimensions with spatiooral dispersion and non-kerr law nonlinearity', *Journal of Nonlinear Optical Physics and Materials*, vol. 22, 10.1142/S0218863513500355

Biswas A; Fessak M; Johnson S; Beatrice S; Milovic D; Jovanoski Z; Kohl R; Majid F, 2012, 'Optical soliton perturbation in non-Kerr law media: Traveling wave solution', *Optics and Laser Technology*, vol. 44, pp. 263 - 268, 10.1016/j.optlastec.2011.07.001

Robinson G; Jovanoski Z, 2011, 'The Use of Microsoft Excel to Illustrate Wave Motion and Fraunhofer Diffraction in First Year Physics Courses', *Spreadsheets in Educatioin*, vol. 4, pp. 1 - 21, http://epublications.bond.edu.au/ejsie/vol4/iss3/5

Klymchuk S; Gruenwald N; Jovanoski Z, 2011, 'University lecturer's views on the transition from secondary to tertiary education in mathematics', *Mathematics Teaching-Research Journal Online*, vol. 5, pp. 101, http://www.hostos.cuny.edu/departments/math/MTRJ/archives/volume5/issue1/5_LECTURERS%20VIEW.pdf

Konar S; Jovanoski Z; Towers IN, 2011, 'Incoherent spatial optical solitons in photorefractive crystals', *Optics and Laser Technology*, vol. 43, pp. 1466 - 1469, 10.1016/j.optlastec.2011.04.022

Konar S; Jovanoski Z; Towers IN, 2011, 'Two-color bright solitons in a three-level atomic system in the cascade configuration', *Journal of Modern Optics*, vol. 58, pp. 1035 - 1040, 10.1080/09500340.2011.591509

Towers IN; Jovanoski Z, 2011, 'Shepherded solitons', *ANZIAM Journal*, vol. 53

Mohd Safuan H; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS, 2011, 'Coupled logistic carrying capacity model', *ANZIAM Journal*, vol. 53

Jovanoski Z; Robinson G, 2011, 'Piecewise linear approximation to Fisher's equation', *ANZIAM Journal*, vol. 53

Robinson G; Jovanoski Z, 2010, 'Fighter pilot ejection study as an educational tool', *Teaching Mathematics and its Applications*, vol. 29, pp. 176 - 192, 10.1093/teamat/hrq011

Jovanoski Z; Robinson G, 2009, 'Ship stability and parametric rolling', *Australasian Journal of Engineering Education*, vol. 15, pp. 43 - 50

Jovanoski Z; Soo S, 2009, 'Piecewise linear approximation of nonlinear ordinary differential equations', *ANZIAM Journal*, vol. 51

Robinson G; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z, 2009, 'Isothermal circumstellar dust shell model for teaching', *International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology*, vol. 40, pp. 795 - 808, 10.1080/00207390902825302

Jovanoski Z; Ansari N; Towers IN; Sammut RA, 2008, 'Exact domain-wall solitons', *Physics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics*, vol. 372, pp. 610 - 612, 10.1016/j.physleta.2007.07.068

Jovanoski Z; Towers IN; Ansari NA, 2008, 'Domain walls and their stability', *ANZIAM Journal*, vol. 50

Towers IN; Jovanoski Z, 2008, 'Application of rational Chebyshev polynomials to optical problems', *ANZIAM Journal*, vol. 50

Ansari NA; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS, 2007, 'A semi-classical approach to two-frequency solitons in a three-level cascade atomic system', *Optics Communications*, vol. 274, pp. 66 - 73, 10.1016/j.optcom.2007.02.019

Sidhu HS; Mercer GN; Sexton MJ; Ansari NA; Jovanoski Z, 2006, 'Optimal Path Trajectories in a Threat Environment', *Journal of Battlefield Technology*, vol. 9, pp. 33 - 39

Ansari NA; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS; Towers I, 2006, 'Non-linear interaction of two intense fields with a three-level atomic system', *Journal of Nonlinear Optical Physics and Materials*, vol. 15, pp. 401 - 413, 10.1142/S0218863506003402

Jovanoski Z; Towers IN; Garth SJ; Sammut RA, 2005, 'Modes on a bent nonlinear waveguide: Solutions based upon the method of perturbations', *Journal of Modern Optics*, vol. 52, pp. 707 - 723, 10.1080/09500340412331283679

Jovanoski Z; Towers IN; Ansari NA; Sammut RA, 2005, 'Approximate analysis of circular bends in nonlinear planar waveguides', *Optics Communications*, vol. 244, pp. 399 - 409, 10.1016/j.optcom.2004.09.036

Rowland DR; Jovanoski Z, 2004, 'Student interpretations of the terms in first-order ordinary differential equations in modelling contexts', *International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology*, vol. 35, pp. 503 - 516, 10.1080/00207390410001686607

Jovanoski Z; Rowland DR, 2001, 'The Solution of Differential Equations from Derivatives: A Qualitative Approach to Deepen Student Understanding', *Australian Mathematical Society Gazette*, pp. 67 - 70

Jovanoski Z, 2001, 'Gaussian beam propagation in d-dimensional cubic-quintic nonlinear medium', *Journal of Nonlinear Optical Physics and Materials*, vol. 10, pp. 79 - 111, 10.1142/S0218863501000450

Jovanoski Z; Rowland DR, 2001, 'Variational analysis of solitary waves in a homogeneous cubic-quintic nonlinear medium', *Journal of Modern Optics*, vol. 48, pp. 1179 - 1193, 10.1080/09500340010028071

Jovanoski Z, 2001, 'Light bullet formation in a cubic-quintic nonlinear medium', *Journal of Modern Optics*, vol. 48, pp. 865 - 875, 10.1080/09500340010011745

Jovanoski Z; Rowland DR, 2001, 'Variational analysis of solitary waves in a homogeneous cubic-quintic nonlinear medium', *Journal of Modern Optics*, vol. 48, pp. 1179 - 1193, 10.1080/09500340108231762

Jovanoski Z, 2001, 'Light bullet formation in a cubic-quintic nonlinear medium', *Journal of Modern Optics*, vol. 48, pp. 865 - 875, 10.1080/09500340108230958

Jovanoski Z; Mcintyre PD, 2000, '`Solving` First-Order Differential Equations using a Graphics Calculator', *Australian Mathematical Society Gazette*, pp. 168 - 172

Jovanoski Z, 1999, 'Beam propagation in a nonlinear optical fibre of infinite power-law index profile', *Physica Scripta*, vol. 59, pp. 446 - 453

Jovanoski Z; Sammut RA, 1998, 'Cylindrically symmetric self-trapped beams in a higher-order nonlinear medium', *Physica Scripta*, vol. 57, pp. 233 - 236

Jovanoski Z; Sammut RA, 1997, 'Propagation of cylindrically symmetric gaussian beams in a higher-order nonlinear medium', *Journal of Nonlinear Optical Physics and Materials*, vol. 6, pp. 209 - 234

Rowland DR; Jovanoski Z, 1996, 'Periodic traveling-wave solution of the Sakuma-Nishiguchi equation', *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics*, vol. 54, pp. 13484 - 13486

Jovanoski Z; Sammut RA, 1994, 'Propagation of Gaussian beams in a nonlinear saturable medium', *Physical Review E*, vol. 50, pp. 4087 - 4093, 10.1103/PhysRevE.50.4087

## Conference Papers

Huang Z; Sidhu HS; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Gubernov VV, 2016, 'Analysis of Bi-Stability in combustion waves', in *Chemical Engineering - Regeneration, Recovery and Reinvention*, Engineers Australia, Adelaide SA Australia, pp. 242 - 251, presented at Chemeca 2016, Adelaide SA Australia, 25 - 28 September 2016

Huang Z; Sidhu H; Towers I; Jovanoski Z; Gubernov VV, (eds.), 2015, 'Investigating Flame Fronts in Competitive Exothermic Reactions', in *21st International Congress on Modelling and Simulation*, MODSIM 2015, Gold Coast, Australia, pp. 64 - 70, presented at MODSIM 2015, Gold Coast, Australia, 29 November - 04 December 2015, http://www.mssanz.org.au/modsim2015/A1/huang.pdf

Anderson C; Jovanoski Z; Towers I; Sidhu HS, (eds.), 2015, 'A simple population model with a stochastic carrying capacity', in *21st International Congress on Modelling and Simulation*, MODSIM 2015, Gold Coast, Australia, pp. 36 - 42, presented at MODSIM 2015, Gold Coast, Australia, 29 November - 04 December 2015, http://www.mssanz.org.au/modsim2015/A1/anderson.pdf

Dose TD; Jovanoski Z; Towers I; Sidhu HS, (eds.), 2015, 'Dynamics of a discrete population model with variable carrying capacity', in *21st International Congress on Modelling and Simulation*, MODSIM 2015, Gold Coast, Australia, pp. 50 - 56, presented at MODSIM 2015, Gold Coast, Australia, 29 November - 04 December 2015, http://www.mssanz.org.au/modsim2015/A1/dose.pdf

Safuan H; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS, 2011, 'A simple model for the total microbial biomass under occlusion of healthy human skin', in *MODSIM 2011 - 19th International Congress on Modelling and Simulation - Sustaining Our Future: Understanding and Living with Uncertainty*, pp. 733 - 739, presented at

Rowland DR; Sidhu HS; Jovanoski Z, 2002, 'Insights on Student learning from a misapplication of Differential Equations Theory', in *13th Annual Conference for Australasian Association for Engineering Education and 8th Australasian Women In Engineering Forum*, 13th Annual Conference for Australasian Association for Engineering Education and 8th Australasian Women In Engineering Forum, Canberra, ACT, Australia, presented at 13th Annual Conference for Australasian Association for Engineering Education and 8th Australasian Women In Engineering Forum, Canberra, ACT, Australia, 30 September - 02 October 2002

Rowland DR; Jovanoski Z, 2002, 'Modelling with First-order Differential Equations: Some Student Difficulties', in *5th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference*, 5th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference, Brisbane, Qld, presented at 5th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference, Brisbane, Qld, 29 September - 02 October 2002

Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS; Aldis GK, 2000, 'Addressing Inclusivity and Diversity Issues in a Second year Engineering Mathematics Course', in *4th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference*, 4th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference, Melbourne, presented at 4th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference, Melbourne, 10 - 13 September 2000

Mcintyre PD; Catchpole BR; Jovanoski Z, 1999, 'Calculus reform: changing the syllabus', in *challenge of diversity: The Delta 1999 Symposium on Undergraduate Mathematics*, challenge of diversity: The Delta `99 Symposium on Undergraduate Mathematics, Laguna Quays, Queensland, Australia, presented at challenge of diversity: The Delta `99 Symposium on Undergraduate Mathematics, Laguna Quays, Queensland, Australia, 21 - 24 November 1999

## Theses / Dissertations

Dose TD, 2015, Dynamics of Discrete Population Models with Changing Carrying Capacity, thesis, UNSW, UNSW Canberra

Sun Y, 2014, Soliton Dynamics in Frequency-Modulated Lattices, thesis, UNSW

Safuan H, 2014, Mathematical Analysis of Population Growth Subject to Environmental Change, thesis, UNSW, UNSW Canberra