# Jianfeng Lu

## Assistant Professor

## Details

** An isoperimetric problem with Coulomb repulsion and attraction to a background nucleus
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(2015)

** Gentlest ascent dynamics for calculating first excited state and exploring energy landscape of Kohn-Sham density functionals
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(2015)

** Reactive trajectories and the transition path processes
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Probab. Theory Related Fields
(2015)

** An isoperimetric problem with Coulomb repulsion and attraction to a background nucleus
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(2015)

** Density matrix minimization with ${\ell}_1$ regularization
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Communications in Mathematical Sciences
(2015)

** Emergence of step flow from atomistic scheme of epitaxial growth in 1+1 dimensions
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Phys. Rev. E
(2015)

** Half-space kinetic equations with general boundary conditions
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(2015)

** Strang splitting methods for a quasilinear Schrödinger equation: convergence, instability, and dynamics
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Communications in Mathematical Sciences
(2015)

** Gauge-invariant frozen Gaussian approximation method for the Schrodinger equation with periodic potentials
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(2015)

** Density matrix minimization with $\ell_1$ regularization
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Commun. Math. Sci.
(2015)

Mathematical analysis and algorithm development for problems from computational physics, theoretical chemistry, material sciences and others.

**Education:**

BS - Peking University

**2015**CAREER Award, National Science Foundation

**2013**Sloan Research Fellowship, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

**2008**Porter Ogden Jacobus Fellowship, Princeton University