Math @ Duke

Curriculum Vitae
JianGuo LiuClick here for a printerready version, or
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Box 90320, Durham, NC 277080320

(919) 6602546 (office) (email)

 Education
Ph.D.  University of California  Los Angeles  1990 
M.S.  Fudan University (China)  1985 
B.S.  Fudan University (China)  1982 
 Areas of Research
Applied Mathematics, Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations.
 Areas of Interest
Collective dynamics, decision making and selforganization in complex systems coming from biology and social sciences, Scaling behavior in models of clustering and coarsening, Numerical methods for incompressible viscous flow, Multiscale Analysis and Computation
 Professional Experience / Employment History
 Duke University
 Professor, Department of Physics and Department of Mathematics, 2009  present
 University of Maryland, College Park
 Professor, Department of Mathematics and Institute for Physical Science and Technology, 2001  2009

 Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics and Institute for Physical Science and Technology, 1997  2001
 Institute for Advanced Study
 Member, January, 1994  August, 1994
 Temple University
 Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, 1993  1997
 New York University
 Courant Instructor/Visiting Member, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, 1991  1993
 Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
 Postdoctoral Fellow, 1990  1991
 Visiting Positions
 Visiting Member, New York University, 1996  1997
 Awards, Honors, and Distinctions
JianGuo Liu and Bob Pego, ICCM – International Consortium of Chinese Mathematicians, December, 2020
 Recent Grant Support
 RTG: Training Tomorrow's Workforce in Analysis and Applications, National Science Foundation, 2021/072026/06.
 Collaborative Research: Dynamics, singularities, and variational structure in models of fluids and clustering, National Science Foundation, 2021/072024/06.
 Collaborative Research: Nonlocal models of aggregation and dispersion, National Science Foundation, DMS1812573year 1, 2018/072022/06.
 Conferences Organized
 Organized with Jianfeng Lu a conference Collective Dynamics in Biological and Social Systems, Nov 19  22, 2015
 Coorganized SIAM Conference on Analysis of Partial Differential Equations, minisymposium: Asymptotically Preserving Numerical Methods for TimeDepe, December 2013
 Organizer Committee : IMA Workshop on Analysis and Computation of Incompressible Fluid Flow, Organizer Committee : IMA Workshop on Analysis and Computation of Incompressible Fluid Flow. February 2010, February, 2010
 Organizer Committee, Singapore : Two Month Program on Mathematical Theory and Numerical Methods for Computational Materials Simulation and Design, Organizer Committee, Singapore : Two Month Program on Mathematical Theory and Numerical Methods for Computational Materials Simulation and Design. Jul, July, 2009  August, 2009
 CoChair, "Twelfth International Conference on Hyperbolic Problems Theory, Numerics, Applications'', Maryland, June, 2008
 Organizer Committee, Maryland, CSCAMM Workshop on Analytical and Computational Challenges of Incompressible Flows at High Reynolds Number, October 23, 2006  October 26, 2006
 Organizing Committee, Singapore, The Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations: Analysis, Numerics and Applications, May, 2005
 CoChair, Singapore, Two month program on ``Nanoscale Material Interfaces: Experiment, Theory and Simulation'', November 24, 2004  January 23, 2005
 CoChair, First Singapore Workshop on PDE and Scientific Computing, December, 2004
 Professional Service
 A&S Council
 Served on dissertation committee for Yuantong Ding, Department of Biology, 2014  present
 Prelim exam committee for Qiang Ren, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, December 2014
 Dept Committee
 Prelim committee for Charlio Xu, Mathematics, 2015, 2015  present
 Prelim committee for Qingtao Sun, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2015  present
 Advising Math Major for Yi Chen, 2015  present
 Advising Math Major for Daniel Ye Zhu, 2015  present
 Advising Math Major for Yuzhe Shi, 2015  present
 Chair, committee to revamp the Mathematics departments Numerics Classes, 2015  present
 Chair, mentoring committee for Barthel, 2015  present
 ARP appointment committee, Department of Mathematics, 2015  present
 Chair, Physics Computing Committee, 2015  present
 Advising Math Major for Mandy Ruigi Jiang, 2014  present
 Advising Math Major for Duke Kyeom Kim, 2014  present
 Prelim committee for Hangjie Ji, 1 July 2014
 Member of Physics core course committee, 2013  present
 Member of Physics Undergraduate Curriculum Committee, 2013  present
 Math Mentoring, September 1, 2012  present
 Major advising, January 6, 2012  present
 Reappointment Committee for Lu, Department of Mathematics, December 2015
 Appointment Committee for Mayboroda, Department of Mathematics, December 2015
 Ph.D. dissertation committee for Ethan Elliott, December 2014
 Ph.D. dissertation committee for DiLun Yang, September 1, 2011  2014
 Preliminary examination committee for Joey Schmitt, December 2013
 Math honors theses advising for Kara Karpman, December 2013
 Ph.D. defense committee for Luis Tobon, December 2013
 Prepare and grade the assessment exam for Thermal Physics, December 2013
 Graduate assessment committee, Physics, 2011  2013
 Ph.D. dissertation committee for Huaixiu Zheng, January 13, 2011  2013
 Thesis Defense Committee for Yi Li, November 27, 2012
 Written Analysis Qual Exam Committee, September 1, 2010  August 31, 2012
 Oral qualifying exam committee for Jingxian Huang, May 5, 2012
 Ph.D. dissertation committee for Chingyun Cheng, March 5, 2012  2012
 Preliminary Examination Committee for Chingyun Cheng, Physics, December 2011
 Thesis Defense Committee for Matt Bowen, Mathematics, November 2011
 Chair for Committee to Review Prof. Jim Nolen, Mathematics, November 2011
 Committee to Review Prof. Steffen Bass, Physics, November 2011
 Preliminary Examination Committee for Yi Li, Mathematics, 2010
 Chair, Physics Computing Committee, 2009  2010
 ARP committee, December 2009
 Committee for Preliminary Exam for Jiefu Chen, Dept of Electrical and Computer Engineering, November 18, 2009
 Papers Refereed
 Served on exterior doctoral committee for Jeff Eisenbesis, Carnegie Mellon University, 2014  present
 Served on exterior doctoral committee for Wang Nan, National University of Singapore, 2014  present
 Coorganized SIAM PDE13 minisymposium: Asymptotically Preserving Numerical Methods for TimeDependent PDEs, Coorganized SIAM PDE13 minisymposium: Asymptotically Preserving Numerical Methods for TimeDependent PDEs. December 22, 2013, 22 December 2013
 Member of the Steering Committee for the Tsinghua Sanya International Mathematics Forum, Member of the Steering Committee for the Tsinghua Sanya International Mathematics Forum. 2013, 2013  present
 Refereed for a number of journals, Refereed for a number of journals. 2013, 2013  present
 Member of the Steering Committee for the Tsinghua Sanya International Mathematics Forum, Member of the Steering Committee for the Tsinghua Sanya International Mathematics Forum. 2013, 1 January 2013
 Refereed for a number of journals, Refereed for a number of journals. 2013, 1 January 2013
 Panelist for Yau High School Mathematics Award, 2014
 exterior doctoral committee for Baver Okutmustur, University Paris VI, exterior doctoral committee for Baver Okutmustur, University Paris VI. 2010, 2010
 Served on Panel: National Science Foundation, CFD, 2007, December 2007
 NSF Reviews And Panels
 panelist : NSF Numerical Methods (P100833) panel, panelist : NSF Numerical Methods (P100833) panel. March 2010, March, 2010
 Math Community Services
 Associate editor, Communications on Applied Mathematics and Computation, 1 January 2018
 Associated editor for Annals of Mathematical Sciences and Applications, 2015  present
 Associate editor, Annals of Mathematical Sciences and Applications, 1 January 2015
 Promotion and tenure external evaluators for various universities, Promotion and tenure external evaluators for various universities. July 1, 2012, 1 July 2012
 Managing Editor for journal ``Methods and Applications of Analysis '', Managing Editor for journal ``Methods and Applications of Analysis ''. International Press. 2008, 1 January 2008
 Managing Editor, "Methods and Applications of Analysis'', 2007  present
 Managing Editor for "Journal of Hyperbolic Differential Equations'', 2004  present
 Editorial Board for "Applied MathematicsA Journal of Chinese Universities'', 2003  present
 CoEditor for journal ``Journal of Hyperbolic Differential Equations, CoEditor for journal ``Journal of Hyperbolic Differential Equations . World Scientific. 2004  2022, 200422
 Tutorial Lectures for Program: "Partial Differential Equations in Kinetic Theories", Newton Institute, Cambridge, UK, Tutorial Lectures for Program: "Partial Differential Equations in Kinetic Theories", Newton Institute, Cambridge, UK. August 2010  September 2010, AugustSeptember, 2010
 Editorial Board, "Journal of Information and Computational Science'', 2005  2008
 Univ Services
 Codirector, Zu Chongzhi Center for Mathematics and Computational Sciences, 1 January 2019
 Initialed and signed a MOU between The Math department at Duke and the Mathematical Science Center (MSC), Tsinghua University, July 1, 2013
 Selected Recent Invited Talks
 A selection principle for weak KAM solutions via FreidlinWentzell large deviation principle of invariant measures, Caltech, 1 December 2022
 Modeling and analysis of a tumor growth model with autophagy, Minzu University of China, 29 November 2022
 A selection principle for weak KAM solutions via FreidlinWentzell large deviation principle of invariant measures, Columbia University, 15 November 2022
 A selection principle for weak KAM solutions via FreidlinWentzell large deviation principle of invariant measures, Tulane University, 27 October 2022
 A selection principle for weak KAM solutions via FreidlinWentzell large deviation principle of invariant measures, Netherlands, 26 October 2022
 Macroscopic dynamics for nonequilibrium biochemical reactions from a Hamiltonian viewpoin, Germany, 20 October 2022
 Random batch method for interacting particle systems and mean field limi, Germany, 19 October 2022
 A selection principle for weak KAM solutions via FreidlinWentzell large deviation principle of invariant measures, Toulouse, Franc, 4 October 2022
 A selection principle for weak KAM solutions via FreidlinWentzell large deviation principle of invariant measures, Peking University, 13 September 2022
 A selection principle for weak KAM solutions via FreidlinWentzell large deviation principle of invariant measures, University of Kansas, 7 September 2022
 Droplets with moving contact line and insoluble surfactant: variational derivation and interface computations, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, July 35, 2022
 Macroscopic dynamics for nonequilibrium biochemical reactions from a Hamiltonian viewpoint, SIAM Conference on Mathematics of Data Science, Sept 2630, 2022
 Thermodynamic limit of chemical master equation via nonlinear semigroup, Oxfold, UK, 22 June 2022
 Thermodynamic Limit of Chemical Master Equation via Nonlinear Semigroup, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 7 June 2022
 Thermodynamic Limit of Chemical Master Equation via Nonlinear Semigroup, Duke Kunshan University, Oct 1012, 2022
 Meanfield limit and large deviation for chemical reaction kinetics from Hamiltonian viewpoint and upwind scheme, Cambridge, UK, 1 May 2022
 Random batch method for interacting particle systems, Purdue University, 18 April 2022
 Macroscopic dynamics for nonequilibrium biochemical reactions from a Hamiltonian viewpoin, Southern Methodist University, 4 March 2022
 Macroscopic dynamics for nonequilibrium biochemical reactions from a Hamiltonian viewpoint, AMS Spring Central Sectional Meeting, March 2627, 2022
 A selection principle for weak KAM solutions via FreidlinWentzell large deviation principle of invariant measures, "International Conference on New Trends in Computational and Data Sciences", California Institute of Technology, Dec 1921, 2022
 Macroscopic Dynamics for Nonequilibrium Biochemical Reactions from A Hamiltonian Viewpoint, Seminars in Mathematical Biology, SJTU, 25 December 2021 [2022]
 Stochastic and PDE models for neuron networks: justification and numerical simulation, Mathematics in Action (MiA2021): Modeling and analysis in molecular biology and electrophysiology, 25 December 2021 [available here]
 Random batch method for interacting particle systems and mean field limit, The Institute for Mathematical and Statistical Innovation (IMSI), November 3, 2021 [available here]
 Contact line dynamics for merging and splitting of droplets: gradient flow formulation and computations, Dec 2729 [live]
 Datadriven solvers and optimal control for conformational transitions based on high dimensional point clouds with manifold structure, September 24, 2020 [htm]
 Rigorous justification of FokkerPlanck equations of neural networks based on an iteration perspective, May 24, 2020
 Datadriven efficient solvers and predictions of conformational transitions for Langevin dynamics on manifold in high dimensions, March 29, 2020 [speakers]
 Random batch methods (RBM) for large interacting particle systems, Illinois Institute of Technology, September 15, 2019
 Random Batch Method and its application to sampling,, US Census Bureau, August 27, 2019
 Wellposedness and derivative blowup for a dispersionless regularized shallow water system, University California, San Diego, May 30, 2019
 Least action principle for incompressible flow with free boundary, Fudan University, Shanghai, March 22, 2019
 Least action principle for incompressible flow with free boundary, East China Normal University, Shanghai, 15 March 2019
 Dynamics of a degenerate PDE model of epitaxial crystal growth, Beijing, June 914, 2019
 Mergingsplitting dynamics for animal group size without detailed balanc, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, April 89, 2019
 Numerical Methods for some Nonlinear Transport Equations in Biology, Southern University of Science and Technology, China, Nov 24, 2019
 PeierlsNabarro model for single edge dislocation: mathematical validation and exponential convergence to equilibrium, Northwest University, Xi’an, China,, June 28 30, 2019
 Random batch methods (RBM) for large interacting particle systems, Richmond, VA, Oct 10  13, 2019
 An analysis of mergingsplitting group dynamics by Bernstein function theory, Invited talk at conference: Analysis and Computation in Kinetic Theory, Stanford University, Nov 26, 2015
 An analysis of mergingsplitting group dynamics by Bernstein function theory, Invited talk at conference: Frontiers of Applied and Computational Mathematics, Celebrating Professor Björn Engquist's 70th Birthday, Peking University, China, Aug 79, 2015
 An analysis of mergingsplitting group dynamics by Bernstein function theory, Invited talk at conference: International Conference on Numerical Partial Differential Equations and Their Applications, Wuhan University, China, May 2529, 2015
 Euler sprays and optimal transportation, Invited talk at conference: Particle Systems and Partial Differential Equations IV, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal, Dec 1618, 2015
 Multiscale hyperbolic relaxation system, kineticfluid domain coupling, and singular limit analysis, Invited talk at conference: Asymptotic Preserving and Multiscale Methods for Kinetic and Hyperbolic Problems, University of WisconsinMadison, May 49, 2015
 Particle, kinetic, and hydrodynamic models of swarming and network traffic models, Invited talk at conference: Groups and interactions in data, networks and biology, Carnegie Mellon University, May 2729 2015
 Stability of micromacro decomposition base stochastic Galerkin method for linear transport equation with random inputs and diffusive scalings, Invited talk at conference: Uncertainty quantification in kinetic and hyperbolic problems, University of WisconsinMadison, Mar 28  31, 2015
 An analysis of mergingsplitting group dynamics by Bernstein function theory, Colloquium, Indiana University, October 23, 2015
 Phase transitions and hysteresis for selforganized alignment dynamics, Lefschetz Center for Dynamical Systems Seminar, Brown University, March 02, 2015
 Particle Systems and Partial Differential Equations III, the University of Minho in Braga, Portugal, December, 2014
 An analysis of mergingsplitting group dynamics by Bernstein function theory, Northeast Normal University, China, July 28, 2014
 An analysis of mergingsplitting group dynamics by Bernstein function theory, Fudan University, China, July 21, 2014
 An analysis of mergingsplitting group dynamics by Bernstein function theory, 4th Beijing Normal UniversityPDE Workshop, July, 2014
 A kinetic mean field game theory for the evolution of wealth, USA Census Bureau, May 13, 2014
 A kinetic mean field game theory for the evolution of wealth, Principal lecturer, Dynamics and Numerics for Nonlocal PDEs and Related Equations in the Physical and Biological Sciences, NSFsupported KiNet Summer School, Iowa State University, May, 2014
 Kinetics, non standard diffusion and stochastics: emerging challenges in the sciences, Austin, May, 2014
 Phase transitions and hysteresis for selforganized alignment dynamics 1 & 2, Principal lecturer, NSFsupported KiNet Summer School, Iowa State University, May, 2014
 An analysis of mergingsplitting group dynamics by Bernstein function theory, ``Modern Perspectives in Applied Mathematics: Theory and Numerics of PDEs'', Maryland, April, 2014
 Wellposedness and singular limit of a semilinear hyperbolic relaxation system with a twoscale discontinuous relaxation rate, ``AsymptoticPreserving Schemes for Multiscale Kinetic Equations" NCSU, February, 2014
 CoagulationFragmentation model without detailed balance for animal groupsize statistics, CSCAMM/KINet Seminar, University of Maryland, September 11, 2013
 CoagulationFragmentation model without detailed balance for animal groupsize statistics, Academia Sinica, China, August 08, 2013
 Phase transitions, hysteresis, and hyperbolicity for selforganized alignment dynamics, 11th workshop on nonlinear PDE, Beijing University of Technology, August, 2013
 The dynamic and steady states for multidimensional KellerSegel model with the diffusion exponent m > 0, Northeast Normal University, Changchun, China, July 26, 2013
 Phase transitions, hysteresis, and hyperbolicity for selforganized alignment dynamics, Seminar of the Institute of Mathematics, Peking University, July 15, 2013
 Phase transitions, hysteresis, and hyperbolicity for selforganized alignment dynamics, Séminaire de l’équipe MIP, Institut de Mathématiques de Toulouse, Université Paul Sabatier, June 25, 2013
 Global weak solution for kinetic models of active swimming and passive suspensions, The International Conference on Mathematical Modeling and Computation (ICMMC2013), Wuhan Univeristy, May, 2013
 The dynamic and steady states for multidimensional KellerSegel model with the diffusion exponent m>0, PDE seminar, University of Maryland, February 21, 2013
 Phase transitions for selforganized dynamics and sweeping networks, conference on "Transport Models for Collective Dynamics in Biological Systems", NCSU, January, 2013
 Estimate on LaplaceLeray commutator and application to the NavierStokes equation in a bounded domain, Seminar, CEREMADE, Université de Paris, Dauphine, France, December 11, 2012
 Phase transition for Smoluchowski equation, Seminar, University of Rennes, France, 22 November 2012
 Global weak solution for kinetic models of active swimming and passive suspensions, seminar of Applied Maths of the Institut de Mathematiques de Toulouse, France, October 09, 2012
 Phase transition of selfalignment in flocking dynamics, "Applied Partial Differential Equations in Physics, Biology and Social Sciences: Classical and Modern Perspectives'', Bellaterra, Spain, September 07, 2012
 Multidimensional KellerSegel model with supercritical diffusion exponent, "2012 International Conference on Applied Mathematics'', Morningside Center of Mathematics, China, August 07, 2012
 Multidimensional KellerSegel model with supercritical diffusion exponent, "Oneday workshop on mathematical topics of fluid dynamics'', Academia Sinica, China, July 17, 2012
 Viscek flocking dynamics and phase transition, "14th International Conference on Hyperbolic Problems: Theory, Numerics, Applications'', Università di Padova, Italy, June 28, 2012
 Bacterium swimming, flocking dynamics and phase transition, Math Literature Seminar, Tsinghua, China, June 27, 2012
 Mathematical analysis of flocking dynamics in biology and social science, USA Census Bureau, June 19, 2012
 Convergence of a Particle Method and Global Weak Solutions for a Family of Evolutionary PDEs, Applied and Numerical Analysis Seminar, University of Crete, Greece, December 15, 2011
 AsymptoticPreserving schemes for kinetic–fluid modeling of disperse twophase flows, Applied and Numerical Analysis Seminar, University of Crete, Greece, December 8, 2011
 Global weak solution for kinetic models of active swimming and passive suspensions, Colloquium of the Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece, November 23, 2011
 Dynamics of orientational alignment and phase transition, Colloquium, Department of Mathematics, Tulane university, October 20, 2011
 Pressure boundary condition and projection method, "Modern Techniques in the Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations'', Crete, Greece, September, 2011
 Hydrodynamics of Vicsek selfalignment interactions, colloquium, Capital Normal University, August 2, 2011
 Multidimensional degenerate KellerSegel system with critical diffusion exponent 2n/(n+2), "International Conference on Applied Mathematics and Statistics'', Renmin University, Beijing, August, 2011
 Hydrodynamics of selfalignment interactions with precession and derivation of the LandauLifschitzGilbert equation, Applied math Seminar, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, July 13, 2011
 Dynamics of orientational alignment and phase transition, International Conference on Applied and Computational Mathematics and Interdisciplinary Research, Nankai University, June, 2011
 Dynamics of orientational alignment and phase transition, CSCAMM seminar, University of Maryland, April 20, 2011
 Dynamics of orientational alignment and phase transition, Numerical Methods for PDEs seminar, MIT, April 6, 2011
 Dynamics of orientational alignment and phase transition, Colloquium, Georgetown University, February 11, 2011
 Dynamics of orientational alignment and phase transition, workshop on "Pedestrian Traffic Flow", SAMSI, NC, February, 2011
 Asymptoticpreserving schemes for some kinetic equations, Workshop on "Numerical Methods for stiff problems in Hamiltonian systems and kinetic equations", SaintMalo, France, January, 2011
 Dynamics of orientational alignment and phase transition, Fifth International Congress of Chinese Mathematicians, Beijing, China, December, 2010
 Modeling and analysis of collective behavior of selfpropelled agents, Colloquium, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, December 1, 2010
 Dynamics of orientational alignment and phase transition, Colloquium, Tsinghua University,China, November 18, 2010
 Dynamics of orientational alignment and phase transition, Seminar, Huazhong Normal University, CHina, November 12, 2010
 Estimate on commutator of the Laplacian and Leray projection operators and application to NavierStokes equation in bounded domain, Colloquium, Wuhan University, China, November 12, 2010
 Modeling and analysis of collective behavior of selfpropelled agents, Seminar, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, November 11, 2010
 Dynamics of orientational alignment and phase transition, Conference on Nonlinear PDEs, Beijing University of Technology, China, November, 2010
 Modeling and analysis of collective behavior of selfpropelled agents, Colloquium, Capital Normal University, Beijing, October 19, 2010
 Dynamics of orientational alignment and phase transition, 2010 NIMS Thematic Program Workshop on Conservation Laws, Plasma and Related Fields, Seoul National University, South Korea, October, 2010
 Analysis of dynamics of DoiOnsager phase transition, Colloquium, Institute of Mathematics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, September 29, 2010
 Analysis of Dynamics of DoiOnsager Phase Transition, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Cambridge, UK, September 6, 2010
 Estimate on commutator of the Laplacian and Leray projection operators and application to NavierStokes equation in bounded domain, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Cambridge, UK, September 3, 2010
 Asymptoticpreserving schemes for some kinetic equations, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Cambridge, UK, August 31, 2010
 Some estimates on collective behavior of selfpropelled biological agents, Marketplace of Ideas, Center for Theoretical and Mathematical Science, Duke University, December 3, 2009
 Asymptoticpreserving schemes for fluids equations and kinetic equations, Numerical Analysis Seminar, North Carolina State University, November 17, 2009
 Modeling and analysis of collective behavior of selfpropelled agents, Applied Mathematics Seminar, Tulane university, November 6, 2009
 The challenge of simulating fluid flow accurately in the presence of boundaries, Colloquium, Tulane University, November 5, 2009
 Analysis and computation of Navier–Stokes equation in bounded domains, Applied and Computational Analysis Seminar, University of Cambridge, UK, October 5, 2009
 Modeling and analysis of collective behavior of selfpropelled agents, Applied Math & PDE Seminar, University of Wisconsin, Madison, September 4, 2009
 Controlling numerical dissipation and time stepping in some multiscale kinetic/fluid simulations, CSCAMM Workshop on Kinetic Description of Multiscale Phenomena, Maryland, September, 2009
 Modeling and analysis of collective behavior of selfpropelled agents, Colloquium, National University of Singapore, August 19, 2009
 Some numerical analysis issues in material and fluids simulations, Workshop on Mathematical Theory and Computational Methods in Materials Sciences, IMS/NUS, Singapore, August, 2009
 A simple proof of the CuckerSmale flocking dynamics and meanfield limit, ICMS Workshop on Kinetic and Meanfield models in the SocioEconomic Sciences, Edinburgh, UK,, July, 2009
 A simple proof of the CuckerSmale flocking dynamics and meanfield limit, Workshop on Kinetics and statistical methods for complex particle systems, Lisbon, Portugal, July, 2009
 Asymptoticpreserving schemes for fluids equations and kinetic equations, Seminaire Methodes Numeriques pour les problemes hyperboliques, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, France,, June 9, 2009
 The challenge of simulating fluid flow accurately in the presence of boundaries, groupe de travail, Universités Paul Sabatier, France, June 8, 2009
 Pressure and projection methods for viscous incompressible flows, PDE seminar, Oxford University, UK, May 11, 2009
 A new approach in analysis and computation of NavierStokes equation in bounded domain, Scientific Computing  Numerical Analysis Seminar, Universite Bordeaux 1, France, March 12, 2009
 The challenge of simulating incompressible fluid flow accurately in the presence of boundaries, Colloquium, Department of Mathematics, Howard University, January 30, 2009
 All speed asymptoticpreserving schemes for compressible flows, Recent Developments in Numerical Methods for Nonlinear Hyperbolic Partial Differential Equations and their Applications, Banff Int'l Research Station for Math Innovation and Discovery, Canada, August, 2008
 A simple proof of CuckerSmale flocking dynamics and the mean field limit, Applied Math Seminar, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, July 25, 2008
 A simple proof of CuckerSmale flocking dynamics and the mean field limit}, Applied and Computational Math Seminar, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, July 24, 2008
 Mach number uniform asymptotic preserving schemes for fluids and plasmas, Seminar on Applied Mathematics, Inst. of Math., Academia Sinica, Taiwan, July 14, 2008
 The challenge of simulating incompressible fluid flow accurately in the presence of boundaries, Applied and Computational Mathematics Seminar, UNC Charlotte, May 9, 2008
 The challenge of simulating incompressible fluid flow accurately in the presence of boundaries, Physics Colloquium, Duke University, May 6, 2008
 A simple proof of the CuckerSmale flocking dynamics and meanfield limit,, AMS regional meeting, minisymposium: "Special Session on Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations and Applications", NCSU, April, 2008
 Computation of incompressible flow past a sphere and local behavior of boundary layer separation, CNCS Seminar, Duke University, April 1, 2008
 A simple proof of CuckerSmale flocking dynamics and the mean field limit, Brown Bag seminar, Duke University, March 21, 2008
 On computation of incompressible flow past a sphere, Seminaire du laboratoire, Laboratoire MIP, Universite Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France, March 10, 2008
 Finite element NavierStokes solvers based on an unconstrained reformulation, Applied Math Seminar, University of Delaware, Newark, March 4, 2008
 Finite element NavierStokes solvers based on an unconstrained reformulation, Applied Math & PDE Seminar, University of Wisconsin, Madison, February 22, 2008
 Characterization and regularity of symmetric solenoidal vector fields with application to NavierStokes equation, Fourth International Congress of Chinese Mathematicians, Hangzhou, China, December, 2007
 Macroscopic fluid models with localized kinetic upscaling effects , Workshop on Quantized vortices in superfluidity and superconductivity and kinetic theory, National University of Singapore, December, 2007
 Estimate on LaplaceLeary commutators and application to Navier Stokes equation, International Conference on Applied Partial Differential Equations, East China Normal University, July, 2007
 Characterization and Regularity of Symmetric Solenoidal Vector Fields with Application to NavierStokes Equation, IMS Seminar, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, June 28, 2007
 Approximate projection operator, Uzawa iteration, sequential regularization and NavierStokes solver, Seminar in Applied Math, National Center for Theoretical Sciences, Taiwan, June 20, 2007
 Estimate on LaplaceLeary commutators and application to NavierStokes equation, Seminar on Applied Mathematics, Inst. of Math., Academia Sinica, Taiwan, June 18, 2007
 Noslip NavierStokes solvers built with LaplaceLeray commutators, Applied Math Seminar, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, June 15, 2007
 Asymptotic preserving Gauge schemes for transitional Mach number flows, Seminar in Scientific Computation, National Center for Theoretical Sciences, Taiwan, June 14, 2007
 Fluid models with localized kinetic upscaling, Applied Math Seminar, National Taiwan University, June 6, 2007
 On incompressible NavierStokes dynamics: a new approach for analysis and computation, The second MINNHOKEE memorial lecturer, Seoul National University, May, 2007
 On incompressible NavierStokes dynamics: a new approach for analysis and computation, Second Workshop on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations: Analysis, Numerics and Applications, Seoul National University, May, 2007
 Incompressible NavierStokes equation: theory and computation II, Special Seminar, Seoul National University, South Korea, April 29, 2007
 Incompressible NavierStokes Equation: Theory and Computation I, Special Seminar, Seoul National University, April 28, 2007
 Efficient formulation of NavierStokes Equation and computation, Applied Math Seminar, Duke University, February 5, 2007
 A new approach for analysis and computation of NavierStokes Equation in bounded domains, Applied Math Colloquium, University of NorthCarolina at Chapel Hill, December 1, 2006
 Pressure estimate for the incompressible NavierStokes equation in a bounded domain, Differential Equations Seminar, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, November 15, 2006
 Pressure estimates for NavierStokes equation in bounded domain, Applied Math Seminar, Michigan State University, November 07, 2006
 Pressure estimates for NavierStokes equation in bounded domain, PDE Seminar, Georgia Institute of Technology, October 10, 2006
 Pressure estimate for the incompressible NavierStokes equation in a bounded domain, CSCAMM Workshop on Analytical and Computational Challenges of Incompressible Flows at High Reynolds Number, Maryland, October, 2006
 A new pressure estimate for the incompressible NavierStokes equations in a bounded domain, Mathematical Analysis and Applications Seminar, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel, August 08, 2006
 Stability and convergence of efficient NavierStokes solvers via a commutator estimate, Seminar in Applied Mathematics, Hebrew University Jerusalem, Israel, July 31, 2006
 Incompressible NavierStokes dynamics in bounded domainsa new approach for analysis and computation, Numerical Analysis Seminar, Tel Aviv University, Israel, July 30, 2006
 Mathematical modellings and numerical methods for multiscale problems I & II, School on Modern Numerical Methods in Math and Physics", NCTS, Taiwan, July, 2006
 On incompressible NavierStokes dynamics: a new approach for analysis and computation, NCTS International Workshop on Scientific Computing, Taiwan, June, 2006
 Stability and convergence of efficient NavierStokes solvers via a commutator estimate, Frontiers in Applied and Computational Mathematics, New Jersey Institute of Technology, May, 2006
 Stability and convergence of efficient NavierStokes solvers via a commutator estimate, Numerical Analysis and Math Physics Seminar, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, April 18, 2006
 Stability and convergence of efficient NavierStokes solvers via a commutator estimate, Kyoto Conference on the NavierStokes equations and their Applications , Kyoto, Japan, January, 2006
 Stability and convergence of efficient NavierStokes solvers via a commutator estimate, PDE Seminar, Northwestern University, November 17, 2005
 Divorcing pressure from viscosity in computing incompressible NavierStokes dynamics in bounded domains, CAMP/Nonlinear PDE's Seminar, University of Chicago, November 16, 2005
 Finite Element NavierStokes Solvers without InfSup Conditions, Colloquium, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, September 16, 2005
 Novel Finite Element NavierStokes Solvers without InfSup Conditions, Numerical Analysis Seminar, University of Maryland, College park, September 06, 2005
 Divorcing pressure from viscosity in incompressible NavierStokes dynamics, Seminaire du Laboratoire JacquesLouis Lions, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, France, June 17, 2005
 Divorcing pressure from viscosity in incompressible NavierStokes dynamics, Groupe de travail, Universite Paul Sabatier, France, June 16, 2005
 Divorcing pressure from viscosity in incompressible NavierStokes dynamics, International Conference on Multiscale Modeling and Scientific Computing, in honor of Professor Bjorn Engquist on occasion of his 60th birthday, Beijing, June, 2005
 Finite element NavierStokes solvers without InfSup condition, International Conference on Scientific Computing, Nanjing, China,, June, 2005
 Divorcing pressure from viscosity in incompressible NavierStokes dynamics, The Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations: Analysis, Numerics and Applications, IMS/NUS, Singapore, May, 2005
 Divorcing pressure from viscosity in incompressible NavierStokes dynamics, Computational and Applied Mathematics Seminar, University of California, Irvine, April 22, 2005
 Divorcing pressure from viscosity in incompressible NavierStokes dynamics, Developments in NavierStokes Equations & Turbulence Research, IMS/NUS, Singapore, December, 2004
 Divorcing pressure from viscosity in incompressible NavierStokes dynamics, Third International Congress of Chinese Mathematicians, Hong Kong, December, 2004
 On incompressible NavierStokes dynamics: a new approach for analysis and computation, First Singapore Workshop on PDE and Scientific Computing, IMS/NUS, December, 2004
 Coarsening dynamics and continuum modeling for epitaxial growth of thin films, Nanoscale Material Interfaces: Experiment, Theory and Simulation, IMS/NUS, Singapore, November, 2004
 Energy and Helicity Preserving Schemes for Hydrodynamic, The Sixth International Workshop on Mathematical Aspects of Fluid , and Plasma Dynamics, Kyoto, Japan, September, 2004
 On incompressible NavierStokes dynamics: a new approach for analysis and computation, Plenary Lecturer, The Tenth International Conference on Hyperbolic Problems: Theory, Numerics and Applications, Osaka, Japan, September, 2004
 Divorcing pressure from viscosity in incompressible NavierStokes dynamics, Conference on Analysis, Modeling and Computation of PDE and Multiphase Flow, On the occasion of James Glimm's 70th Birthday, Stony Brook, August, 2004
 Numerical methods for simple and complex fluids, The third workshop on multiscale modeling of complex fluid", Peking University, July, 2004
 Accurate, stable and efficient NavierStokes solvers based on explicit treatment of the pressure term, Int'l Workshop on Nonlinear Waves, On the occasion of George Papanicolaou's 60th Birthday, Hong Kong, June, 2004
 Accurate, stable and efficient NavierStokes solvers based on explicit treatment of the pressure term, CSCAMM workshop on Analytical and Computational Challenges of Incompressible Flows at High Reynolds Number, Maryland, May, 2004
 MultiScale Phenomena in Complex Fluids: Modeling, Analysis and Simulation, Shanghai Summer School on Analysis and Numerics in Modern Sciences, Fudan University, May, 2004
 Fourth evolution PDE for image process, International Conference on Numerical Methods in Imaging Science and Information Processing, IMS/NUS, Singapore, December, 2003
 Concepts and application of time limiters to high resolution schemes, ICIAM'03, Minisymposium on Kinetic Theory and Related Hyperbolic Problems, Sydney, Australia, July, 2003
 Ground state of nonlinear Schrodinger equation as a limit of a gradient flow, CSCAMM workshop on Analysis and Numerics for Modelling Semiconductor Devices and Biological Channels, Maryland, May, 2003
 A class of numerical methods based on local vorticity boundary conditions and local pressure boundary conditions, CSCAMM workshop on Perspectives on incompressible flows, comparison of different computational strategies, Maryland, April, 2003
 Efficient numerical methods for incompressible flows, Summer School of Mathematics for Graduate Students in China, Jinlin University, July, 2002
 Thin film epitaxy with the EhrlichSchwoebel effect, Workshop on Scientific Computing, Xiangtan University, China, July, 2002
 Thin film epitaxy with the EhrlichSchwoebel effect, IMS Workshop on PDE and Their Numerical Methods, Chinese University of Hong Kong, July, 2002
 Efficient numerical methods for incompressible flows, keynote Speaker, The Tenth South Eastern Approximation Theory Conference, Athens, Georgia, March, 2002
 Doctoral Theses Directed
 Linbao Zhang, Multiscale Modeling and Computations, (2009 PhD)
 Jie Liu, A Class of Efficient, Stable NavierStokes Solvers, (2006 PhD)
 kexue Liu, Nonlinear Evolutionary PDEs in Image Processing and Computer Vision, (2004 PhD)
 Jianjun Xu, Studies of High Order Finite/Spectral Element Methods for Unsteady Incompressible Viscous Flow, (2001 PhD)
 Cheng Wang, High Order Finite Difference Method for Incompressible Flow, (2000 PhD)
 Hans Johnston, Efficient Computation of Viscous Incompressible Flow, (1999 PhD)
 Hwajeong Choi, Robust Numerical Methods for Conservation Laws Using a Biased Averaging Procedure, (1997 PhD)
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