I am a fourth-year graduate student. My thesis advisor is Prof Jianfeng Lu. Currently, I am working on open quantum systems and high-dimensional stochastic simulation.

Office Location: | 274F Physics |

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Web Page: | https://yucao17.github.io |

**Keywords:**Mathematical physics • Monte Carlo Method

**Recent Publications**- Cao, Y; Lu, J; Lu, Y,
*Gradient flow structure and exponential decay of the sandwiched Rényi divergence for primitive Lindblad equations with GNS-detailed balance*, Journal of Mathematical Physics, vol. 60 no. 5 (May, 2019), pp. 052202-052202, AIP Publishing [doi] [abs] - Cao, Y; Lu, J; Lu, Y,
*Exponential Decay of Rényi Divergence Under Fokker–Planck Equations*, Journal of Statistical Physics (January, 2019) [doi] [abs] - Cao, Y; Lu, J,
*Stochastic dynamical low-rank approximation method*, Journal of Computational Physics, vol. 372 (November, 2018), pp. 564-586, Elsevier BV [doi] [abs] - Cao, Y; Lu, J,
*Lindblad equation and its semiclassical limit of the Anderson-Holstein model*, Journal of Mathematical Physics, vol. 58 no. 12 (December, 2017), pp. 122105-122105, AIP Publishing [doi] [abs] - Cao, Y; Lin, L; Zhou, X,
*Explore stochastic instabilities of periodic points by transition path theory*, Journal of Nonlinear Science, vol. 26 no. 3 (March, 2016), pp. 755-786, Springer Nature [doi] [abs]

- Cao, Y; Lu, J; Lu, Y,